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Edward Brown1

#18076, b. 1854
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     Edward Brown was born in 1854 in Weardale, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Edward Brown and Mary Wilson.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Belly Hall, Crook, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Brown Edward was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Stanley Cottages, Crook, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Brown Edward was a pupil teacher.4 The will of Edward was proved by Edward Brown his son on 25 May 1909 in Durham by James and his brother Edward Brown who were railway clerks and Thomas Young a gentleman their brother in law, husband to their sister Isabella.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q1 Weardale Volume 10a Page 148.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3715 Folio 27 Page 48.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4938 Folio 75 Page 39.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

James Brown1

#18077, b. 1852
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     James Brown was born in 1852 in Weardale, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Edward Brown and Mary Wilson.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Belly Hall, Crook, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Brown James was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Stanley Cottages, Crook, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Brown James was a clerk.4 He married Emma Auckland, daughter of William Auckland and Sarah ..., in 1881 in York, Yorkshire, England.1,5 James was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 17 Markham Street, Clifton, Yorkshire, England, James was a railway clerk.6 James was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 29 Queen Anne's Road, York, Yorkshire, England, James was a railway clerk.7 The will of Edward was proved by James Brown his son on 25 May 1909 in Durham by James and his brother Edward Brown who were railway clerks and Thomas Young a gentleman their brother in law, husband to their sister Isabella.8

Children of James Brown and Emma Auckland

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1852/Q1 Weardale Volume 10a Page 142.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3715 Folio 27 Page 48.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4938 Folio 75 Page 39.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Auckland Volume 9d page 61.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3884 Folio 103 Page 4.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4436 Folio 40 Page 13.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Jane Brown1

#18078, b. 1859
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     Jane Brown was born in 1859 in Weardale, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Brown and Mary Wilson.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Belly Hall, Crook, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Brown.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Stanley Cottages, Crook, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Brown Jane was a scholar.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q1 Weardale Volume 10a Page 209.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3715 Folio 27 Page 48.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4938 Folio 75 Page 39.

John Atkinson Spain1

#18079, b. 1860
Last Edited=5 Feb 2007
     John Atkinson Spain was born in 1860 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of William Spain and Eliza Atkinson.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 8 Victor Street, Monk Wearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Spain.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q2 Sunderland Volme 10a Page 475.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3783 Folio 98 Page 35.

... Skinner1

#18080, b. 1 December 1884, d. 6 January 1885
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     ... Skinner was born on 1 December 1884 in Mount Vernon, Lawrence, Missouri, USA, He was twin born after only 6 -7 months pregnancy. It appears he was not given a name, his sister Catherine survived into adulthood.1 He was the son of William Buchanon Skinner and Nellie Johnston Greathead.1 ... Died on 6 January 1885 in Mount Vernon, Lawrence, Missouri, USA.1

Geoffrey Frederick Greethead1

#18081, b. 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Geoffrey Frederick Greethead was born in 1929 in New South Wales, Australia.1 He was the son of Herbert Frederick Greethead and Eva Florence Sutherland.1 He married Barbara Joan Cuneo in 1949 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S13726] Emails between Jamie Smith and Jan Cooper from 23 April 2006.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 2317/1949.

Barbara Joan Cuneo1

#18082
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead

Sources of Information

  1. [S13726] Emails between Jamie Smith and Jan Cooper from 23 April 2006.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 2317/1949.

Lola Florence Greethead1

#18083
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Lola Florence Greethead was the daughter of Herbert Frederick Greethead and Eva Florence Sutherland.1 She married Douglas Martyn Ford in 1949 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S13726] Emails between Jamie Smith and Jan Cooper from 23 April 2006.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 2214/1949.

Douglas Martyn Ford1

#18084
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead

Sources of Information

  1. [S13726] Emails between Jamie Smith and Jan Cooper from 23 April 2006.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 2214/1949.

Alfred J Wilson1

#18085, b. 23 February 1904, d. 13 May 1979
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
Alfred J Wilson
     Alfred J Wilson was born on 23 February 1904.2 He married Alison Dorothy Greethead, daughter of Stephen Henry Greethead and Elizabeth Grace Herne, in 1934 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia.1,3 Alfred died on 13 May 1979 aged 75.2

Child of Alfred J Wilson and Alison Dorothy Greethead

Sources of Information

  1. [S13726] Emails between Jamie Smith and Jan Cooper from 23 April 2006.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Luke Alan Walker.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 5593/1934.

Allan Alexander Guthrie1

#18089, b. 8 May 1928
Last Edited=2 May 2013
     Allan Alexander Guthrie was born on 8 May 1928 in St Kilda, Victoria, Australia.1 He was the son of Amy Guthrie.1 Allan enlisted in Melbourne on 25 September 1945 for 12 years. He was described as five foot 7 inches tall, he had dark brown hair, brown eyes and medium complexion. He had a scar on his right thigh.2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://naa.gov.au/the_collection/recordsearch.html
  2. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au
  3. [S40000] Website National Archives of Australia.

Elizabeth Greathead1

#18093, b. about 1832
Last Edited=26 Sep 2012
     Elizabeth Greathead was born about 1832 in Lindridge, Worcestershire, England.1 She was the daughter of ... Greathead and Amelia Freeman.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Lindridge, Worcestershire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Allen.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2040 Folio 242 Page 16.

Linda Joyce Britcher1

#18094, b. 19 February 1950
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Linda Joyce Britcher was born on 19 February 1950 in Surrey, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Henry Britcher and Joyce M Greathead.1 She married Peter Nazarath in Australia Peter and Linda had two children, one was called Zoe.3 Linda and Peter were divorced.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://naa.gov.au/the_collection/recordsearch.html
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q1 Surrey Mid E Volume 5g Page 284.
  3. [S24728] E-mails between John Frith and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2013.

Donald Herbert Greathead1

#18095, b. 14 April 1923, d. 1982
Last Edited=19 Mar 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Donald Herbert Greathead was born on 14 April 1923 in Victoria Park, Western Australia, Australia.1,2 He was the son of George Herbert Greathead and Grace Lilian Greaves.3 The West Australian reported that on 11 September 1937 Donald whilst our swimming on South Perth foreshore with another boy found a bag floating on the waters edge. The opened it and found a baby's body inside. The police investigated and felt that the baby had been wilfully murdered, they were looking for the mother.4 Donald enlisted in Freemantle on 12 March 1941 in the Royal Australian Navy. His service number was R3422. His posting on discharge on 13 September 1964 was aboard HMAS Diamantina. His home port was Feemantle.1 He married Wilhelmina G Verdonk in 1948 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.1,5 Donald died in 1982 in Alfred Cove, Western Australia, Australia.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  2. [S40000] Website www.justice.wa.gov.au - Perth- Registration number 986.
  3. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au
  4. [S40045] Newspapers The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879-1954) - 19 October 1937.
  5. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009 Perth Reg no 1941.
  6. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009.

Wilhelmina G Verdonk1,2

#18096
Last Edited=19 Mar 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
Wilhelmina G Greathead née Verdonk
     Wilhelmina G Verdonk married Donald Herbert Greathead, son of George Herbert Greathead and Grace Lilian Greaves, in 1948 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  2. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009.
  3. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009 Perth Reg no 1941.

William Robert Greathead1

#18097, b. 1 May 1923, d. 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     William Robert Greathead was born on 1 May 1923 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1 He was the son of George James Greathead and Ida Mary Rose Roberts.1 William enlisted into the Australian Army on 27 October 1941 in Willoughby, New South Wales. His service number was N171391. He was discharged as a Gunner on 23 June 1943 from Darwin details Depot Eastern Command. His father was given as his next of kin.1 William then re-enlisted on 24 June 1943 into the Royal Australian Air Force in Sydney. His service number was 437995. He was discharged on 31 May 1948 as a Warrant Officer in the Eastern Area Headquarters. His father George was listed as his next of kin.1 He married ... Tarrant.2 William died in 2001 in Australia.3 William was buried in 2001 in Rockingham East Cemetery, East Rockingham, Western Australia, Australia.3

Child of William Robert Greathead and ... Tarrant

  • Robert Brett Greathead4

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  2. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteRegisters and Returns of Births, Marriages and Deaths in Africa and Asia from 1951 to 1965, includes records dating from 1945 - RG36 / Piece 14 / Folio 50.
  3. [S40000] Website Billion graves.
  4. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteRegisters and Returns of Births, Marriages and Deaths in Africa and Asia from 1951 to 1965, includes records dating from 1945 - RG36 / Piece 14 / Folio 50.

William Fuller Bunn1

#18098, b. 1844, d. 20 July 1904
Last Edited=18 Nov 2013
     William Fuller Bunn was born in 1844 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1 He was the son of William Christmas Bunn and Sarah Fuller.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Row 123, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, he was listed as the son of Sarah Bunn Sarah was listed as a mariner's wife, presumably her husband William was a sea.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 William was an able seaman he gave his age as 19.3 He married Eliza Parker in 1865 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.4 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 32 Albion Road, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, William was a mariner.5 His wife Eliza died on 1894 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.6 William was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Norfolk Street, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, William was a greengrocer.7 William died on 20 July 1904 at sea while on board the ship Carmanian.8

Children of William Fuller Bunn and Eliza Parker

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 806 Folio 343 Page 23.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 4522 Folio 115 Page -.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q2 Yarmouth volume 4b Page 25.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1503 Folio 64 Page 17.
  6. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1845 Folio 32 Page 12.
  8. [S40000] Website Find my past - BT334 - Registers and Indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths of Passengers and Seamen at Sea Box 0033 page 2.

Grace Lilian Greaves1,2

#18099, b. 1898, d. 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Grace Lilian Greaves was born in 1898 in Victoria, Western Australia, Australia.2 She was the daughter of John William Greaves and Lilian Wooster.2 She married George Herbert Greathead, son of James Martyn Greathead and Esther Rugg, in 1921 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.3,4 George and Lillian appeared on the 1925 Australian electoral rolls as living at "Kia-Ora", Swansea Street, Carlisle, Canning, Swan, Western Australia. George was listed as a printers cutter and Lillian as married. Archibald William Greaves, a clerk, was living with them. Archibald had appeared on another 1925 roll and later in 1936 as living at Mary Street, Como.5 The wedding breakfast for her sister Maylie and George Pritchard was served in Grace's home on 2 June 1928.6,2 By George and Grace appeared on 1936 Australian electoral lists as living in 37 Brandon Street, South Perth. George was still of the same occupation.5 Her husband George died on 26 August 1941 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.2,7 Grace died in 1980 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.2

Child of Grace Lilian Greaves and George Herbert Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au
  2. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S271] Emails between Kay Pittelkow and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2009 1921 Perth WA, Reg 525.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers Western Mail 5 July 1928 Page 20.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/ - 1941 Perth Reg No 1756.

Eric William Greathead1

#18100, b. about 1932, d. 4 July 1993
Last Edited=23 Mar 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Eric William Greathead
Eric William Greathead
     Eric William Greathead was born about 1932 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.2,3 He was the son of Ashbury Charles Greathead and Olive Mary Brougham.1 Eric was a chief test pilot and instructor for Fly Illawarra flying school and back in the 1960's and 1970's as a drogue pilot. He flew Tiger Moths, Chipmunks, Mustangs, Dragon Rapides and many other planes.4,5 He married Dorothy Chie in 1957 in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia.6 Eric died on 4 July 1993 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Eric was described as late of North Haven, formerly Hunters Hill. He died from a heart attack.7,5

Children of Eric William Greathead and Dorothy Chie

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au
  2. [S40000] Website Death notice in Sydney Morning Herald.
  3. [S40000] Website Genes reunited - Anthony Noble.
  4. [S26678] E-mails between Glen Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2012 Facebook.
  5. [S26674] Emails between Tyson Greathead and Jan Cooper 2013.
  6. [S40000] Website www.bdm.nsw.gov.au.
  7. [S40000] Website www.ryerson.arkangles.com - Sydney Mornng Herald 6 July 1993.