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Beryl Laura1

#16201, b. 3 March 1920, d. 11 August 1999
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Beryl Laura was born on 3 March 1920 in Northcote, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1 She married Alfred John White, son of Harold William White and Alice Marion Cooper, in 1944.1 Her husband Alfred died on 14 September 1993 in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.1 Beryl died on 11 August 1999 in Wendouree, Victoria, Australia, aged 79.1 Beryl was buried on 13 August 1999 in Bunninyong Cemetery, Victoria, Australia.1

Child of Beryl Laura and Alfred John White

  • Judith White1

Sources of Information

  1. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.

Francis Zayier Dorgan1

#16204, d. 10 September 1986
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Francis Zayier Dorgan married Alysia White, daughter of Harold William White and Alice Marion Cooper, in East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1 Francis died on 10 September 1986 in Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1 Francis was buried on 12 September 1986 in Coburg Cemetery, North Lawn Row P, Grave 84, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1

Children of Francis Zayier Dorgan and Alysia White

Sources of Information

  1. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.

Julie Alys Dorgan1

#16207
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Julie Alys Dorgan was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1 She was the daughter of Francis Zayier Dorgan and Alysia White.1 She married Geoffrey Ian Cox on 3 April 1987 in St Thomas, Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.

Elizabeth Greathead

#16211, b. about 1830, d. 1904
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 22 - Thomas Greathead
     Elizabeth Greathead was born about 1830 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Grace Tomlinson. She was baptised on 5 January 1831 in St Mary (Priory), Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, The family lived in Low Town, her father was a butcher.2 She was baptised on 5 January 1831 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.3 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Justice's Yard, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, Elizabeth was a domestic servant and is described as niece, she was living with her Sarah Day who was described as a Pauper charwoman and her children. William Tomlinson described as brother.4 She married William Mellars in 1851 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.5 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Letwell, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Mellars.6 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Mellars.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Mellars.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Mellars William was a stone quarry labourer. Their son Thomas's wife Elizabeth died and he remarried. Two of his sons Arthur and Charles are now staying with them.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Mellars William was now a retired stone quarryman, his grandsons Charles and Arthur are still saying with them.10 She died in 1904 aged 73 or in 1908 aged 77 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.11

Children of Elizabeth Greathead and William Mellars

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S40000] Website FreeReg.org.uk.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1609-1857 Church of England. Parish Church of Worksop Film 0504543.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2122 Folio 18 Page 28.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1851/Q2 Worksop Volume XV Page 1053.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2420 Folio 98 Page 10.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3642 Folio 29 Page 36.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3308 Folio 28 Page 8 and 9.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2646 Folio 24 Page 40.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3128 Folio 41 Page 17.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 28 age 73 or 1908/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 28 age 77.

William Mellars

#16212, b. about 1827, d. 1908
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 22 - Thomas Greathead
     William Mellars was born about 1827 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Grace Tomlinson, in 1851 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.2 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Letwell, Yorkshire, England, William was an agricultural abourer.3 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, William was a labourer.4 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, William was a labourer in the stone quarry.5 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, William was a stone quarry labourer. Their son Thomas's wife Elizabeth died and he remarried. Two of his sons Arthur and Charles are now staying with them.6 William was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Woodsetts, Nottinghamshire, England, William was now a retired stone quarryman, his grandsons Charles and Arthur are still saying with them.7 His wife Elizabeth died on 1904 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, aged 73 or in 1908 aged 77.8 William died in 1908 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.9

Children of William Mellars and Elizabeth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1851/Q2 Worksop Volume XV Page 1053.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2420 Folio 98 Page 10.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3642 Folio 29 Page 36.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3308 Folio 28 Page 8 and 9.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2646 Folio 24 Page 40.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3128 Folio 41 Page 17.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 28 age 73 or 1908/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 28 age 77.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 27 age 81.

Sophia White1

#16213, b. about 1776, d. 10 August 1859
Last Edited=20 Jun 2016
     Sophia White was born about 1776 in West Indies.2 Samuel took out a licence on 31 July 1797.3 She married Samuel Greatheed, son of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke, on 2 August 1797 in St Marylebone, Westminster, London, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed Bob White and Alice Butler.1,4 Sophia was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Clandon Place, Ramsgate, Kent, England, Sophia was of independent means.5 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 133 Piccadilly, Hanover Square, London, England, she was listed as the mother of John Greatheed Sophia is described as a fund owner.6 Sophia died on 10 August 1859 in Streatham, London, England.7 The will of Sophia was proved on 20 December 1859 at the Probate Registry by her son John Greatheed of 134 Piccadilly. Her effects were under £5,000. It was resworn at the Hampshire Office in March 1862 as under £3,000.8

Children of Sophia White and Samuel Greatheed

Sources of Information

  1. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Marylebone, Register of marriages, P89/MRY1, Item 177.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 468/18 Folio 32 Page 23.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1476 Folio 188 Page 5.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q3 Wandsworth Volume 1d Page 301.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office LDS film 1836431.

Mary Wilson1

#16214, b. about 1772, d. March 1796
Last Edited=19 Jun 2016
     Mary Wilson was born about 1772.2 She married Samuel Greatheed, son of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke, on 6 November 1790 in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, England, after a licence was issued on 30 October 1790.1,3,4 Mary died in March 1796 in Landford Lodge, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.1,5,2 Mary was buried in St Andrew, Landford, Wiltshire, England.2

Children of Mary Wilson and Samuel Greatheed

Sources of Information

  1. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  2. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Groom's Name: Samuel Greatheed, Bride's Name: Mary Wilson, Marriage Date: 06 Nov 1790, Marriage Place: Great Missenden, Buckingham, England, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02348-2, System Origin: England-ODM, Source Film Number: 919241,
    Collection: England Marriages, 1538–1973.
  4. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.
  5. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00075409/00001 - Caribbeana.

Richard Greathead1

#16215, b. 18 March 1724, d. 23 December 1763
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Richard Greathead was born on 18 March 1724 in St Mary Cayon, St Kitts, West Indies.1,2,3 He was the son of John Greatheed and Frances ...1 He married Priscilla Morphy, daughter of James Weatherill, on 13 November 1762 in St Thomas, Middle Island, St Kitts, West Indies, Priscilla was a widow when she married Richard.1,4 Richard and Priscilla buried a child of theirs in St Thomas, Middle Island, St Kitts, West Indies, on 12 October 1763.3 Richard died on 23 December 1763 aged 39.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  2. [S306] Information gleaned from book Guys Cliffe - Back to its roots by Bob Dixon, Recollections of a Country Mansion by Terry Roberts or from Friends of Guys Cliffe Chairman.
  3. [S40000] Website ufdc.ufl.edu - Caribbeana.
  4. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu - Carribeanna.

Priscilla Weatherill1

#16216
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Priscilla Weatherill was the daughter of James Weatherill.1 She married ... Morphy.2 Her husband ... died on before 1762.2 She married Richard Greathead, son of John Greatheed and Frances ..., on 13 November 1762 in St Thomas, Middle Island, St Kitts, West Indies, Priscilla was a widow when she married Richard.1,2 Richard and Priscilla buried a child of theirs in St Thomas, Middle Island, St Kitts, West Indies, on 12 October 1763.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  2. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu - Carribeanna.
  3. [S40000] Website ufdc.ufl.edu - Caribbeana.

James Weatherill1

#16217
Last Edited=17 Jan 2006

Child of James Weatherill

Sources of Information

  1. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.

Arthur Fon1

#16218
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Arthur Fon was born in Norway.1 He married Christina ... Arthur died in Norway.1

Child of Arthur Fon and Christina ...

  • Christina Fon1

Sources of Information

  1. [S8643] Letters between Brian Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2006.

Christina ...1

#16219
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Christina ... was born in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1 She married Arthur Fon.

Child of Christina ... and Arthur Fon

  • Christina Fon1

Sources of Information

  1. [S8643] Letters between Brian Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2006.

Frances R Greathead1

#16223, b. 1821
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Frances R Greathead was born in 1821 in Dublin, McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead and Frances Sarah Hux.1 In the census of 1 June 1830 in Dublin, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead The 1830 US Federal census only lists the names of the head of the household. The remainder are listed as numbers within age groups. So the relationship has been assumed, however there must have been another male child aged between 5-10.3 In the census of 1 June 1840 in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead The 1840 US Federal census only lists the names of the head of the household. The remainder are listed as numbers within age groups. So the relationship has been assumed. Also in the household were two people I cannot identify, both are female, one aged 20-30 the other aged 30-40.4 In the census of 1 June 1850 in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead.5,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S26623] E-mails between Eric Langhorst and Jan Cooper from 8 September 2012.
  3. [S41830] US Census 1830 - 1 June 1830 Roll 152 Page 19.
  4. [S41840] US Census 1840 - 1 June 1840 McConnels Borough, Bedford, Pennsylvania Roll 445 Page 414.
  5. [S41850] US Census 1850 - 1 June 1850 M432 Roll 783 Page 3 Image 7 taken on 19 July 1850.
  6. [S41850] US Census 1850 - 1 June 1850 M432 Roll 781 Page 235 Image 474.

Julia Smith1

#16224, b. about 1835, d. before 1839
Last Edited=28 Oct 2009
     Julia Smith was born about 1835 in Gibraltar.1 She was the daughter of William Mein Smith and Louise Basgrave Wallace.1 Julia died before 1839 in England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S152] E-mails between Shirley Wallace and Jan Cooper from 17 June 2006.

Elizabeth A Greathead1

#16225, b. about 1824, d. 1899
Last Edited=26 Mar 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Elizabeth A Greathead was born about 1824 in Dublin, McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead and Frances Sarah Hux.1 In the census of 1 June 1830 in Dublin, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead The 1830 US Federal census only lists the names of the head of the household. The remainder are listed as numbers within age groups. So the relationship has been assumed, however there must have been another male child aged between 5-10.3 In the census of 1 June 1840 in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead The 1840 US Federal census only lists the names of the head of the household. The remainder are listed as numbers within age groups. So the relationship has been assumed. Also in the household were two people I cannot identify, both are female, one aged 20-30 the other aged 30-40.4 In the census of 1 June 1850 in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Williams Greathead.5,6 She married Presley James Thrasher on 25 October 1853 in Methodist Episcopal Church, McConnellsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA, Presley was a merchant.7,8 In the census of 1 June 1860 in Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, West Virginia, USA, she was listed as the wife of Presley James Thrasher.9 Presley was listed as the head of the family on the census of 20 June 1870 in Allegany, Maryland, West Virginia, USA, Presley was a Merchant and Miller living with his wife and six children.10 In the census of 10 June 1880 in Mount Savage, Allegany, Maryland, West Virginia, USA, she was listed as the wife of Presley James Thrasher.11 Elizabeth died in 1899 in Fulton County, Pennsylvania, USA.2

Children of Elizabeth A Greathead and Presley James Thrasher

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S26623] E-mails between Eric Langhorst and Jan Cooper from 8 September 2012.
  3. [S41830] US Census 1830 - 1 June 1830 Roll 152 Page 19.
  4. [S41840] US Census 1840 - 1 June 1840 McConnels Borough, Bedford, Pennsylvania Roll 445 Page 414.
  5. [S41850] US Census 1850 - 1 June 1850 M432 Roll 783 Page 3 Image 7 taken on 19 July 1850.
  6. [S41850] US Census 1850 - 1 June 1850 M432 Roll 781 Page 235 Image 474.
  7. [S14185] Emails between John W Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 July 2005.
  8. [S40000] Website Fiind my past - United States Marriages.
  9. [S41860] US Census 1860 - 1 June 1860 M653-456 Page 460 Image 460.
  10. [S41870] US Census 1870 - 20 June 1870 M593-567 Page 333b Image 174.
  11. [S41880] US Census 1880 - 10 June 1880 T9 - 494 Page 325D Enumeration District 013 Image 0052.