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Nathan Greathead1

#1751, b. 11 September 1938, d. November 2005
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Nathan Greathead was born on 11 September 1938 in Durham, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Norman Nathan Greathead and Eleanor Alice Miles. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Nathan Greathead was listed as living at 5 Pictree Cottages, Chester le Street, Durham, England with his parents.5 He married Sheila Stannard in 1959 in Durham, England.6 Nathan died in November 2005 in Durham, England, aged 67.7

Children of Nathan Greathead and Sheila Stannard

  • Paul Greathead
  • Joy Greathead
  • Julie Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1751] Letters between Nathan Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 March 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q4 Durham N Volume 10a Page 721.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2761G/012.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2761G/012/9.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1959/Q3 Durham N Volume 1a Page 994.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 2005 Durham Central Dist no 4381D Reg no DCN2D Ent 194 Dor 1105.

William Greathead

#1752, b. 11 September 1868, d. 9 April 1870
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was born on 11 September 1868 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Jemima Jackson. He died on 9 April 1870 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 1 from Marasmus.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1868/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 121.
  2. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1870/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 67.

Richard Greathead1

#1753, b. 23 November 1862, d. 1942
Last Edited=8 Feb 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Richard Greathead was born on 23 November 1862 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow. In the census of 2 April 1871 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of Elizabeth Bradley Richard was a scholar.5 He married Mary Rostron on 1 January 1887 in St Peter, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Alfred Rostron and Louisa Barlow. Mary gave her address as 24 Back Fairfield Street and Richard 19 Fairfield Street. His occupation was a spindle and flyer maker.6,7,8,9 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 9 Howell Croft, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Richard was a pressman, his brother Robert was lodging at no 7 next door with Robert and Margaret Barlow.10 He was Mary gave Richard's occupation as a spindle maker journeyman on the birth certificate of their son Herbert in 1893.11 Richard was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 9 Remur Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Richard was a presser finisher.12 Her mother Elizabeth died on 25 January 1905.13,14 Richard was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Arthur Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Richard was a presser finisher in the iron foundry living with his wife and four children in their five roomed home.15 His wife Mary died on 1 July 1935 in 13 Arthur Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England.16,17,18 He received the Administration of her estate on 24 July 1935. He was listed as a spindle and fly maker.17 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Richard was listed as living at 13 Arthur Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England with his two daughters Alice and Emily and a unknown fourth person. Richard was a retired spindle and Fly maker. Alice was a quilt loom weaver.19 Richard died in 1942 in Bolton, Lancashire, England.20,21,22 Richard was buried on 4 December 1942 in Tonge Cemetery, Bolton, Lancashire, England, in plot 3 H4 80 on grant order 1760, the same plot as his wife Mary who was buried seven years earlier. Richard was a spindle and flyer maker and lived in 13 Arthur Street.22

Children of Richard Greathead and Mary Rostron

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1863/Q1 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 598.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - HUL/108/45.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3996 Folio 49 Page 25/6.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q1 Bolton Volume 8c Page 334 - GoONS.
  7. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 18/29/349.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3124 Folio 19 Page 145.
  11. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  12. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3614 folio 74 page 2.
  13. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1905/Q1 Bolton Volume 8c Page 278.
  14. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - TWH/23/405 age 72.
  15. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23405 RG78 Piece 1365 Registration district 461 Sub district 7 Enumeration disrict 21 Schedulenumber 336.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q3 Bolton Volume 8c Page 380.
  17. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  18. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - LB/133/427 age 72.
  19. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4284G/014/19.
  20. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q4 Bolton Volume 8c Page 324.
  21. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - LB/6A/296 age 80.
  22. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.
  23. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 657.

William Greig1

#1758, b. about 1840
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     William Greig was born about 1840 in Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England.2 He married Hannah Nelson.2 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in 19 Mary Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, William was a ships carpenter, while his son William was an apprentice in the same trade, Albert was a plumber and the children John, Arthur, Charles, Jane and Alexander were scholars.3 He was a shipwright as appeared on his daughter Ada's marriage certificate in 1887.4

Children of William Greig and Hannah Nelson

Sources of Information

  1. [S110] E-mails between Colin Spencelayh and Jan Cooper from 10 April 2005.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG12 Piece 4910 Folio 10 Page 16.
  4. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.

William Tunley1

#1759, b. 1800, d. 20 February 1865
Last Edited=14 Jul 2017
Relationships
3rd great-grandfather of Janet Susan Greathead
Son of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     William Tunley was born in 1800 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Richard Tunley and Mary ... He married Mary Powel on 8 April 1824 in St Garmons, Llanfechain, Montgomeryshire, Wales, They married after taking out a licence on 8 April 1824 in the Diocese of Saint Asaph.4,5 His wife Mary died on July 1824 a few days after birth of daughter Mary.4 He married Jane Gabriel, daughter of John Gabriel and Jane Humphreys, on 28 August 1828 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England, Jane was William's second wife.6,7,4 William was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Llanyblodwel, Shropshire, England, William was an agricultural labourer living with his wife and children.8 John and William shared the remainder of their fathers estate after his funeral expenses and bequests had been paid.4 William was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Llanyblodwel, Shropshire, England, William was a farmer occupying 10 acres.9 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Blodwel, Shropshire, England, William was a coal carrier living with his wife and two of his sons, Richard and John.10 William died on 20 February 1865 in Blodwel, Porthywaen, Shropshire, England, William's death was announced with that of his son Elijah's in the same month in the Border Counties Advertiser of 15 March 1865.1,11,3,12,13 William was buried on 27 February 1865 in St Michael the Archangel, Llanyblodwel, Shropshire, England.3,7 Elijah and his father William are buried under the same gravestone.4

Child of William Tunley and Mary Powel

Children of William Tunley and Jane Gabriel

Sources of Information

  1. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  3. [S40014] Llanyblodwell churchyard records from Shropshire Family History Society.
  4. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.
  5. [S40000] Website The National Library of Wales.
  6. [S41] E-mails between Barbara Tunley and Jan Cooper from 21 August 2003 IGI.
  7. [S10492] Emails between Lynne Corbett and Jan Cooper from 29 January 2004.
  8. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 914/6 Folio 23 Page 15 transcribed as Tanley.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1993 Folio 159 Page 10.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1876 Folio 86 Page 8.
  11. [S45] Letters between Rennie Cooke and Jan Cooper from 10 November 2003.
  12. [S40045] Newspapers Border Counties Advertiser 15 March 1865.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q1 Oswestry Volume 6a Page unreadable.

Elizabeth Sarah Greathed

#1760, b. 13 September 1908, d. 10 September 1933
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Elizabeth Sarah Greathed was born on 13 September 1908 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert Napier Greathed and Alice Maud Greenly. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 24 Burton Court, Chelsea, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Robert Napier Greathed.3 The passenger list for the ship Galician which sailed on 28 March 1914 from Southampton bound for South Africa shows Robert and his wife, two children, a nurse and butler. Robert is listed as being in the army.4 They returned first class from Cape Town arriving on 18 August 1915 aboard the ship Briton.5 Elizabeth was keenly interested in the Girl Guide movementand was a popular officer, bearing the rank of Lieutenant in the Bourne Company. She also took a great interest in the British Red Cross and was a member of the Surrey, No 56 VAD.6 Elizabeth died on 10 September 1933 in The Birches, Lower Bourne, Farnham, Surrey, England, aged 24 She had not been in good health for some time, her last illness was of short duration.7,6,2 Elizabeth was buried on 14 September 1933 in Titley Parish Church, Titley, Herefordshire, England, The grave had been lined with moss and mounted with choice flowers.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 374.
  2. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965 and Burkes 1952 Great Britain Oldfield.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 396 RG78 Piece 13 Registration district 4 sub district 2 enumeration district 1 schedule number 267.
  4. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - Passenger lists.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 616 Item 29.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers The Kingston Times 16 September 1933.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q3 Farnham Volume 2a Page 193.

Anthony Greathead1

#1763, b. 22 November 1913, d. 26 November 1969
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Anthony Greathead was born on 22 November 1913 in Houghton le Spring, Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of Joseph Henry Greathead and Ann Carr. He married Joan Cora Heron in 1938 in Houghton le Spring, Durham, England.4 Anthony was wounded in the Normandy landings at the battle of Caen in 1944 and needed to attend Stoke Manderville Hospital. He had head wounds which left him disabled although he was able to eventually walk with a stick and held down full time employment, until his death.1
Anthony died on 26 November 1969 in 7 Fellside Gardens, Belmont, Durham, England, aged 56.5,6 The will of Anthony was proved on 9 March 1970 in Newcastle upon Tyne. His effects were valued at £4192.6

Children of Anthony Greathead and Joan Cora Heron

  • Anthoney Robin Greathead
  • Alistair Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1761] E-mails between Anthoney Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 August 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q1 Houghton Volume 10a Page 1112.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q1 Houghton Volume 10a Page 726.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1969/Q4 Durham C Volume 1a Page 819.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Joseph Henry Greathead1,2,3

#1764, b. 1870, d. 3 October 1916
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Joseph Henry Greathead was born in 1870 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.4,2,5,6 He was the son of Anthoney Greathead and Margaret Pinkney. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Anthoney Greathead.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Anthoney Greathead Joseph was a scholar.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Driffield Terrace, St Mary Bishopshill, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the servant and footman for the Lawson family.9 He married Janet Cairns in 1895 in St Lawrence, York, Yorkshire, England, Janet was Joseph's first wife. It is believed that they may also have had a son called Ernie but I can find no trace in the GRO records.1,10,11,12 His wife Janet died on 1900 in Houghton le Spring, Durham, England.13 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 29 Martland St, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, Joseph was a domestic gardener.14 He was was a Coachman for the local Doctor at Houghton le Spring, Co Durham. He married Ann Carr in 1904 in Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, Ann was Joseph's second wife.15 Joseph signed up into the Territorial Force of the Durham Light Infantry in April 1908 in Washington aged 37 years 11 months, he was a gardener for Houghton District Council and gave his address 27 Hopper Street, Houghton.16 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Balmers Buildings, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, Joseph was living with his wife and children in their three roomed home. He worked as a waker man for the urban district council. Ann's sister Mary was stayng with them. She worked as a domestic general servant.17 He died on 3 October 1916 in 16 Balmer Street, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, details are on the Houghton le Spring war memorial. Corporal 490, Joseph, sadly succumbed to the flu epidemic. The telegram in his war record states he died from acute lobar pneumonia. A plaque is also in St Michael and All Angels, The Broadway, Houghton le Spring on which includes on panel 2 Joseph's name as Corporal J H Greathead. The plaque honours those that fell in WW1. Seven hunderd pounds was raised and a memorial cenotaph of 18 foot 6 inches was erected in the churchyard. It was unveiled on 7 November 1925 by the Earl of Durham. Joseph appeared as one of the glorious dead.1,18,19,20,21,22 Corporal Joseph Greathead 490, 1st/8th Bn., Durham Light Infantry who died age 46 from pneumonia on Tuesday 3 October 1916 is remembered with honour on the Houghton-Spring war memorial and buried in the cemetery Plot D2426.18,22 Joseph did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 19 October 1916 in Durham to his widow Ann Greathead. His effects were valued at £197 19s 0d.20

Children of Joseph Henry Greathead and Janet Cairns

Children of Joseph Henry Greathead and Ann Carr

Sources of Information

  1. [S1761] E-mails between Anthoney Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 August 1996.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S5341] Emails between Wendy Smith and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1970/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 502.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 86 Page 4.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 78 page 12 FHL film 1342172.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3887 Folio 118 Page 1.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 43.
  11. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  12. [S40000] Website wwww.yorkshire bmd.org - SLAW/2/196.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Houghton Volume 10a Page 292.
  14. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4692 Folio 76 Page 32.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q1 Houghton Volume 10a Page 621.
  16. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  17. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30055 RG78 Piece 1736 registration district 553 sub district 1 enumeration district 4 schedule number 71.
  18. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  19. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q4 Houghton Volume 10a Page 537.
  20. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  21. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO 363 WW1 service records.
  22. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Ann Carr1

#1765, b. 1883, d. 1951
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Ann Carr was born in 1883 in Hetton, Durham, England.1,2,3 She married Joseph Henry Greathead, son of Anthoney Greathead and Margaret Pinkney, in 1904 in Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, Ann was Joseph's second wife.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Balmers Buildings, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Henry Greathead.5 Her husband Joseph died on 3 October 1916 in 16 Balmer Street, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England, details are on the Houghton le Spring war memorial. Corporal 490, Joseph, sadly succumbed to the flu epidemic. The telegram in his war record states he died from acute lobar pneumonia. A plaque is also in St Michael and All Angels, The Broadway, Houghton le Spring on which includes on panel 2 Joseph's name as Corporal J H Greathead. The plaque honours those that fell in WW1. Seven hunderd pounds was raised and a memorial cenotaph of 18 foot 6 inches was erected in the churchyard. It was unveiled on 7 November 1925 by the Earl of Durham. Joseph appeared as one of the glorious dead.1,6,7,8,9,10 She received administration on his effects on 19 October 1916 in Durham.8 From 30 April 1917 Ann was awarded a pension of thirty shillings a week for herself and four children.11 Ann was living in May 1919 at 24 Stanley Street, Houghton le Spring with her four children.11 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ann was listed as living at 24 Stanley Street, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England.12 Ann died in 1951 in Durham, England.1,13

Children of Ann Carr and Joseph Henry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1761] E-mails between Anthoney Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 August 1996.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Houghton le Spring Volume 10a Page 508.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q1 Houghton Volume 10a Page 621.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30055 RG78 Piece 1736 registration district 553 sub district 1 enumeration district 4 schedule number 71.
  6. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q4 Houghton Volume 10a Page 537.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO 363 WW1 service records.
  10. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  12. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2785H/011/3.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1951/Q2 Durham N Volume 1a Page 386 age 68.

Gladys Ruth Vera Newsome1,2,3

#1766, b. 15 May 1919, d. 26 December 2004
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Gladys Ruth Vera Newsome was born on 15 May 1919.4 She was the daughter of Thomas Dearnley Newsome. She married Thomas Harold Greathead, son of Alfred Thomas Greathead and Agnes Mabel Scragg, on 20 June 1942 in St Mary the Virgin, Buxton, Derbyshire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Thos Henry Broadbent Newsome and Marjorie Rita Howard. Thomas lived at 5 Welbeck Avenue.5,6 Her husband Thomas died on December 1984 in Poynton, Cheshire, England, aged 68.7 Gladys died on 26 December 2004 in Hazelmere, Handforth, Cheshire, England, aged 85.8,9,10 Her body was cremated at Macclesfield Crematorium after a funeral service at 11:30 am at St Georges Chyrch, Poynton on 10 January 2005.11

Children of Gladys Ruth Vera Newsome and Thomas Harold Greathead

  • Geoffrey Harold Greathead
  • Stephen Greathead b. 1948, d. 1948
  • Peter John Greathead
  • Elizabeth Ruth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1766] Letters between Gladys Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 September 1996.
  2. [S11] Electoral listings from many sources.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q2 Chapel le Frith Volume 7b Page 2749.
  6. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - Derbyshire FHS parish record collection, marriages - Reg Office: 395 registry entry C05/03/064.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - Stockport December 1984 39 - 1428 - 1284.
  8. [S12238] Emails between Ann Russell and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004 Ann kindly passed on death announcement in newspaper.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers Death announcement in the Manchester Evening News on Friday December 31, 2004

    GREATHEAD (RUTH) - Aged 85.
    Died peacefully on December 26 2004 at Hazelmre NH, Handforth. Beloved Wife of the late Harold and much loved mother of Geoffrey, Peter and Elizabeth. Grandma to Michaela, Zoe, Isla, Kirsty, James, Steven, Ben and Philip and Great Grandma to Kathryn, Joshua, Archie and Lennon. Funeral at St Georges Church, Poynton on Monday January 10 2005 at 11.30am, followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. No flowers please, donations if desired may be sent for The East Cheshire Hospice. Inquiries to: Co-operative Funeralcare, 25 High Street, Macclesfield. Tel: 01625 422583.

    Seen and kindly sent by Ann Russell ID 12238.

  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2004 Cheshire Est District 3441C Reg No C10 Ent No 274 Dor 1204.
  11. [S40045] Newspapers.

Dorothea Hervey Greathed

#1769, b. 21 November 1906, d. 6 June 1909
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Dorothea Hervey Greathed was born on 21 November 1906 in Plympton, Devon, England, Sadly she was born after her fathers death.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Hervey Greathed and Violet Constance Bertha Gilliat. She was baptised on 11 January 1907 in St Mary, Plympton, Devon, England, her father had been in the 8th Hussars.3 Dorothea died on 6 June 1909 in Daventry, Nottinghamshire, England, aged 2.4,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1907/Q1 Plympton Volume 5b Page 175.
  2. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965 and Burkes 1952 Great Britain Oldfield.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past parish records.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q2 Daventry Volume 3b Page 63.
  5. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1952 Great Britain Oldfield.

Arthur Albert Greated

#1770, b. 1902, d. 17 January 1964
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Timothy Greated
Appears on charts:
Chart 12 - Timothy Greated
     Arthur Albert Greated was born in 1902 in Dartford, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Albert French Greated and Isabel Rose Mulcare. He was baptised on 1 February 1903 in Christ Church, Bexley Heath, Kent, England, his father was a Grocer's Assistant.2 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 62 Eglinton Road, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England, he was listed as the son of Albert French Greated Arthur was at school.3 He married Grace May Sutchall in 1930 in Rochford, Kent, England.4 Arthur died on 17 January 1964 in Fairwinds, Kingswood Rise, Englefield Green, Surrey, England.5,6 Arthur did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 8 April 1964 to the Midland Bank Executor and Trustee Company Ltd.6

Children of Arthur Albert Greated and Grace May Sutchall

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q4 Dartford Volume 2a Page 527.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Bexley, Kent, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1558-1812.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 2889 RG78 Piece 99 Registration district 30 sub district 3 Enumeration district 7 schedule number 355.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q4 Rochford Volume 4a Page 1533.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1964/Q1 Surrey N W Volume 5b Page 863.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q3 Uxbridge Volume 3a Page 127.

John Greathead1

#1773, d. 5 November 1824
Last Edited=18 Aug 2008
     John Greathead married Mary Johnson on 1 December 1821 in Barnard Castle, Teesdale, Durham, England, John was a tailor.2,3 John died on 5 November 1824.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Marriage and Burials 1813-1837 Witnessed by Richard Etherington and John Johnson.
  3. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.

Mary Johnson1

#1774
Last Edited=18 Aug 2008
     Mary Johnson married John Greathead on 1 December 1821 in Barnard Castle, Teesdale, Durham, England, John was a tailor.2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Marriage and Burials 1813-1837 Witnessed by Richard Etherington and John Johnson.
  3. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.

Tom Greathead1

#1775, b. 1945, d. 17 July 2012
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Tom Greathead was born in 1945 in Durham, England, his mother died when he was very young.1,2 He was the son of Herbert Percy Greathead and Ellen Findley. He married Mavis Hills in 1968 in Durham, England.3 Tom died on 17 July 2012.4 The will of Tom was proved on 15 October 2012 in Newcastle upon Tyne.4

Child of Tom Greathead and Mavis Hills

  • Mark Peter Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1775] Letters between Tom Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Durham S E Volume 10a Page 114 - Mother's maiden name given on GRO as Findlay.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q1 Durham SE Volume 1a Page 1823.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.