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Herbert Percy Greathead1

#1776, b. 8 June 1901, d. 2 December 1964
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Herbert Percy Greathead was born on 8 June 1901 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Annie Wilkinson. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 1 South Mount Pleasant Street, Norton-on-Tees, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.5 Herbert served with the Durham Home Guard, 102nd Battalion in WW2, he signed his papers on 10 July 1940, and stated he was living with his father on 1 South Mount Pleasant Street, Norton on Tees and left on 31 December 1945 when the Home Guard was disbanded.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Herbert Percy Greathead was listed as living at 1 South Mount Pleasant Street, Norton-on-Tees, Durham, England with his parents Hertbert was a pattern maker in the Engineering Works, he was also an ARP Warden in Stockton on Tees.6 He married Ellen Findley in 1943 in Durham, England.7 He was working for Head Wrighton's in Thornaby. Her mother Annie died on 18 August 1947 aged 80.8,9 Herbert received Probate on his mother's effects on 30 September 1947 in Durham. He was a patternmaker.9 His wife Ellen died on 3 March 1948 in 22 Burgess Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 47.1,10,9 Herbert received administration in Durham. He was a wood patternmaker.9 He married Ethel Smailes in 1948 in Register Office, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.11 His wife Ethel died on 1956 in Durham, England.12 Herbert died on 2 December 1964 in Portrack Hospital, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 63 lived at 22 Burgess Street, Stockton on Tees since at least 1944 (see parents death certificate.)13,9 The will of Herbert was proved on 11 January 1965 in Durham to Frederick William Beston Pacey a solicitor. His effects were valued at £1339.9

Child of Herbert Percy Greathead and Ellen Findley

Sources of Information

  1. [S1775] Letters between Tom Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 57.
  3. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO 409/27/98/146 Durham Home Guard WW2.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29583 RG78 Piece 1717A Registration district 544 sub district 1 enumeration district 37 schedulre number 367.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2822F/002/21.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q3 Durham S E Volume 10a Page 238.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q3 Durham SE Volume 11a Page 466.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q1 Durham S E Volume 1a Page 645.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q4 Durham E Volume 1a Page 1468 - S-AA-RO-0-163.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q3 Durham SE Volume 1a Page 477.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1964/Q4 Durham S E Volume 1a Page 606.

Ellen Findley1

#1777, b. 2 November 1900, d. 3 March 1948
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
     Ellen Findley was born on 2 November 1900 in Darlington, Durham, England.1,2 She married Philip Quigley in 1919 in Stockton, Durham, England.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ellen was listed as living at 34/36 Hume Road, Stockton, Durham, England with her husband Philip. And their son Philip. Philip was a retired Police Constable and Ellen a General Dealer, shop keeper.2 Her husband Philip died on 1941 in Durham, England.4,5 She married Herbert Percy Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Annie Wilkinson, in 1943 in Durham, England.6 Ellen died on 3 March 1948 in 22 Burgess Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 47.1,7,8 Ellen was buried on 6 March 1948 in Durham Road (C1) Municipal Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.9,10 Ellen did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 16 April 1948 to her husband Herbert a wood patternmaker in Durham. Her effects were valued at £359 7s 3d.8

Child of Ellen Findley and Philip Quigley

Child of Ellen Findley and Herbert Percy Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1775] Letters between Tom Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2818A/013/42.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 241.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q2 Durham South Eastern Volume 10a Page 132 age 50.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q3 Durham S E Volume 10a Page 238.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q1 Durham S E Volume 1a Page 645.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.
  10. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.

Lilian Mabel Greated

#1778, b. 15 April 1906, d. October 1990
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Timothy Greated
Appears on charts:
Chart 12 - Timothy Greated
     Lilian Mabel Greated was born on 15 April 1906 in Dartford, Kent, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert French Greated and Isabel Rose Mulcare. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 62 Eglinton Road, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert French Greated Lilian was at school.3 She married Arthur Edward Gubbins in 1924 in Woolwich, London, England.4 Lilian died in October 1990 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, aged 84.5

Children of Lilian Mabel Greated and Arthur Edward Gubbins

  • Margaret L Gubbins
  • John A Gubbins
  • Evelyn J Gubbins

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q2 Dartford Volume 2a Page 604.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  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 - 1924/Q4 Woolwich Volume 1d Page 2158 - GRO index as Mabel L Greated.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 1990 Doncaster Volume No 3 Page No 64 Reg No 1090.

John Edward Anthony Greathead1,2

#1779, b. 10 May 1939, d. 15 January 2010
Last Edited=1 Sep 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
John Edward Anthony Greathead
     John Edward Anthony Greathead was born on 10 May 1939 in Mexborough Montague Hospital, Conisbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,3,2,4 He was the son of John Edward Greathead and Florence Barton. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register John Edward Anthony Greathead was listed as living at 2 Holywell Lane, Conisbrough, Yorkshire, England with his parents.5 He was educated at Morley Place School, Northcliffe School and gained City and Guilds certificates in Carpentry and Joinery at Mexborough Tech. He jolined the family firm Greathead Brothers which was later named
J E Greathead and Son Funeral Directors.1,6 Tony was named after his father and grandfather. He won medals for cycling and fast walking and spent time in New Zealand when he was single.1

He married June Gold on 2 September 1968 in St Peter's, Conisbrough, Yorkshire, England, South Yorkshires oldest standing building 750AD.1,2,7
Tony retired in 1987 and dedicated his life to local research and published a local history boo, "Photographs of Old Conisborough" in 1991.6 Tony died on 15 January 2010 aged 70 at home from a brain tumour. He fell in the street and was pronounced dead on the scene. He had been a Night school woodwork teacher, Magistrate at Doncaster for 15 years and Justice of the Peace.1,6,8,9 John was buried on 27 January 2010 in Doncaster Crematorium, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, following a funeral service at St Peters Parish Church, in Conisborough.10

Children of John Edward Anthony Greathead and June Gold

  • Jane Elizabeth Greathead
  • Edward Oliver Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1779] E-mails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q2 Don Valley Volume 9c Page 1246.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3625D/021/24.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers South Yorkshire Times 27 May 2011.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q3 Don Valley Volume 2b Page 1060.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2011 Doncaster DOR 0111 District 0422 Reg 50435918.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers Sheffield Evening Telegraph 23 February 1910.
  10. [S40000] Website www.thisisanannouncement.co.uk - Doncaster Today 20 January 2011.

Violet Dixon Greathead

#1781, b. 28 January 1908, d. 1908
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Violet Dixon Greathead was born on 28 January 1908 in 42 Poplar Street, Headley Cottages, South Moor, Oxhill, Lanchester, Durham, England, No father's name was on birth certificate.1 She was the daughter of Sarah Isabel Greathead. Violet died in 1908 in Lanchester, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1908/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 421.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 250.

Edward Hall1

#1782
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016

Child of Edward Hall

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

William Greathead1

#1783, b. 1911, d. 1913
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     William Greathead was born in 1911 in Easington, Durham, England.2 He was the son of Anthony Greathead and Elizabeth Grainger. William died in 1913 in Easington, Durham, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S1783] Letters between Dorothy Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 July 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 929.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 450.

Frederick John Greated

#1784, b. 18 May 1916, d. 26 January 1986
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Timothy Greated
Appears on charts:
Chart 12 - Timothy Greated
Frederick J Greated
     Frederick John Greated was born on 18 May 1916 in Woolwich, London, England.1 He was the son of Albert French Greated and Isabel Rose Mulcare. Frederick was in the RAF during WW2 and looked very smart in his uniform.2 He married Joan M B Botten, daughter of Charles Botten and Winifred Moore, in 1940 in Dartford, Kent, England, Frederick's niece Peggy, Lilian and Arthur's daughter was one of their bridesmaids.3,2 Frederick died on 26 January 1986 in Chatham, Kent, England, aged 69.4,5 Frederick was buried on 17 February 1986 in Plumstead Cemetery, Greenwich, London, England.5

Children of Frederick John Greated and Joan M B Botten

  • Janet M Greated
  • Stephen F Greated

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q2 Woolwich Volume 1d page 2360.
  2. [S220] Emails between Rosemary Thorburn and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2008.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q1 Dartford Volume 2a Page 2664.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - January 1986 Chatham, Kent Volume 16 Page 712.
  5. [S40000] Website deceased on line.

William Halliday Greathead1

#1785, b. 24 December 1941, d. August 2009
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     William Halliday Greathead was born on 24 December 1941 in Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of Norman Nathan Greathead and Eleanor Alice Miles. He married Emily Bussey in 1968 in Durham, England.4 William died in August 2009 in Durham, England, aged 67.5

Child of William Halliday Greathead and Emily Bussey

  • Michelle Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1785] Letters between William Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 March 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q1 Durham N Volume 10a Page 941.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q2 Durham N Volume 1a Page 602.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - August 2009 Durham District 4421F Reg 1F006 Ent 75 DOR 609.

William Leslie Greathead1

#1786, b. 23 June 1914, d. 14 October 2010
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     William Leslie Greathead was born on 23 June 1914 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of George William Greathead and Elizabeth Walton. He married Nancy Grainger in 1936 in Darlington, Durham, England.5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register William was listed as living at 1 Primrose Terrace, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England with his wife Nancy. And his mother Elizabeth, son Michael and another person. William was an electrician linesman driver.4 His wife Nancy died on August 1996 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.6 William died on 14 October 2010 in Brompton on Swale, Yorkshire, England, aged 96 He died peacefully in hospital.7,8 His body was cremated on 21 October 2010 in Darlington Crematorium, Darlington, Durham, England.8

Children of William Leslie Greathead and Nancy Grainger

  • Michael W Greathead
  • Susan E Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1786] Letters between William Greathead and Jan Cooper from 27 March 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q3 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1364.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3284A/017.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q1 Darlington Volume 10a Page 1.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - August 1996 Northallerton District No 6522 Reg No 30C Ent No 14 Dor 896.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2010 North Yorkshire District 65017 Reg 1T003 Ent 169 DOR 1010.
  8. [S40045] Newspapers Northern Echo 19 October 2010.

Joyce Greathead1

#1789, b. 25 October 1928, d. 18 October 2012
Last Edited=24 Jul 2017
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Joyce Greathead was born on 25 October 1928 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Oswald Greathead and Gladys Louise Eldred. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joyce Greathead was listed as living at 34 Alexandra Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with her parents.3 She married James Ronald Mirfin on 9 December 1960 in United Methodist, Oak Street, Healey, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, Joyce was James second wife. He was a RAF Pilot.4,1,5 Her husband James died on 28 May 2000 in Louth, Lincolnshire, England, aged 83.1,6 Joyce died on 18 October 2012 in Grimsby Hospital, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, aged 83 from a stroke and short illness.7

Children of Joyce Greathead and James Ronald Mirfin

  • Gillian H Mirfin
  • April Louise Mirfin

Sources of Information

  1. [S1789] Letters between Joyce Mirfin née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 March 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q4 Ecclesall B Volume 9c Page 625.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3556D/010.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q3 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 553.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Yorkshire & Derbyshire Methodist Marriages.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - June 2000 Louth District No 6201 Reg No 28C En No 120 Dor 600.
  7. [S1789] Letters between Joyce Mirfin née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 March 1996 Christmas card from daughters.

Ernest James Greathead1

#1790, b. 12 September 1923, d. 18 June 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Ernest James Greathead was born on 12 September 1923 in Overton, Hampshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Ernest James Greathead and Emily Beale. He married Lilian Joan Jerred on 12 August 1950 in Monmouth, Gwent, Wales.1,3 Ernest died on 18 June 2001 in 7 Trajan Road, Coleview, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, aged 77.4,5 The will of Ernest was proved on 11 September 2001 to his wife Lilian in Winchester.5

Children of Ernest James Greathead and Lilian Joan Jerred

  • Janice Lynda Greathead
  • Angela Greathead
  • Caroline Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1792] Letters between Angela Murray née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q4 Whitchurch Volume 2c Page 381.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q3 Abergaveney Volume 8c Page 105.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Swindon June 2001 7961a - a61b - 190 - 601.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

James Ronald Mirfin1

#1797, b. 8 July 1916, d. 28 May 2000
Last Edited=24 Jul 2017
     James Ronald Mirfin was born on 8 July 1916 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, James mothers maiden name was Fearn.2,3 He married Dorothy Wiseman in 1939 in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England.4 He married Joyce Greathead, daughter of Oswald Greathead and Gladys Louise Eldred, on 9 December 1960 in United Methodist, Oak Street, Healey, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, Joyce was James second wife. He was a RAF Pilot.5,1,6 James died on 28 May 2000 in Louth, Lincolnshire, England, aged 83.1,7

Children of James Ronald Mirfin and Dorothy Wiseman

Children of James Ronald Mirfin and Joyce Greathead

  • Gillian H Mirfin
  • April Louise Mirfin

Sources of Information

  1. [S1789] Letters between Joyce Mirfin née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 March 1996.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q3 Ecclesall Bierlow Volume 9c Page 822.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q2 Sleaford Volume 7a Page 1325.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q3 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 553.
  6. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Yorkshire & Derbyshire Methodist Marriages.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - June 2000 Louth District No 6201 Reg No 28C En No 120 Dor 600.

Annie Liddle1

#1799, b. 30 December 1881, d. 7 October 1954
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Annie Liddle was born on 30 December 1881.2 She was the daughter of Richard Liddle. She married William Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Elenor Garthwaite, on 12 August 1905 in Register Office, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, William lived at 28 Queen Street, South Bank, Middlesboro, Yorkshire.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 18 Surrey Street, South Bank, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Annie was listed as living at 9 Park Avenue, Eston, Yorkshire, England with her husband William.2 Her husband William died on 18 February 1944 in 9 Park Avenue, South Bank, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged 62.5,6 Annie received Probate on her husband's effects on 17 April 1944 in Llandudno.5 Annie died on 7 October 1954 in 8 Ash Grove, South Bank, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged 72.7,5 Annie was buried on 9 October 1954 in Eston Cemetery, Eston, Yorkshire, England, she was the second person to be buried in plot 700.8 Annie did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 18 December 1954 to Ellen Mageean her sister in law who was the wife of Frederick Mageean in London. Her efforts were valued at £1800 13s 0d.5

Child of Annie Liddle and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45001] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of daughter.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3239C/007.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q3 Middlesboro Volume 9d Page 1053 - M-AA-J66-0-0166.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29220 RG78 Piece1694 Registration district 535 sub district 1 enumeration district 17 schedule number 149.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q1 Cleveland Volume 9d Page 510.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1954/Q4 Cleveland Volume 1b Page 600.
  8. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Oswald Greathead1,2

#1800, b. 27 September 1896, d. 18 February 1963
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Oswald Greathead
     Oswald Greathead was born on 27 September 1896 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Frederick Greathead and Rose Wain Rayner. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 86 Valley Rd, Norton, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Fred Greathead.2,6 He was baptised on 21 June 1903 in St Paul, Norton Lees, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, his father Fred was a box maker and the family lived at 86 Valley Road.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 16 Staveley Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Frederick Greathead Oswald was a wood sale maker.8 He married Gladys Louise Eldred on 15 August 1927 in United Methodist, Oak Street, Healey, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, Oswald was a brass moulder and castor, Gladys was a wholesale tobacconist's cashier. Her father Albert as deceased and Oswald's father Fred was a packing case maker.9,10 He was a non ferrous metal worker i.e. Brass caster and moulder. He was once asked to make some gold ashtrays depicting Sir Winston Churchill.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Oswald was listed as living at 34 Alexandra Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with his wife Gladys. And their daughter Joyce.4 Oswald died on 18 February 1963 in 34 Alexandra Road, Heeley, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 66.1,2,11 Oswald was buried on 23 February 1963 in Abbey Lane Cemetery, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, in consecrated ground Grave number 2667, Section C.1,12 Oswald did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 27 March 1963 at Wakefield to his widow Gladys. His effects were valued at £857 17s 5d.13

Child of Oswald Greathead and Gladys Louise Eldred

Sources of Information

  1. [S1789] Letters between Joyce Mirfin née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 March 1996.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Ecclesall B Volume 9c Page 403.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3556D/010.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4347 Folio 85 Page 36.
  7. [S40000] Website Parish Registers.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 27825 RG78 Piece 1592 Registration District 509 Sub district 6 Enumeration district 11 Schedule number 209.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q3 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 989.
  10. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Yorkshire & Derbyshire Methodist Marriages.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1963/Q1 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 269.
  12. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Sheffield family History society site.
  13. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.