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Charles Brockett1

#18305, b. 1853, d. 20 February 1907
Last Edited=29 Jul 2015
     Charles Brockett was born in 1853 in Whitby, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Brockett and Isabella Dawson. He was baptised on 16 November 1853 in Whitby, Yorkshire, England, his parents were listed as Thomas and Isabel.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 15 Anson Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Isabella Brockett.4 He married Margaret Irene Eliza Wright, daughter of ... Wright, in 1883 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,5 Charles was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 35 Milton Road, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Charles was a Marine Superintendent Engineer living with his wife, children and sisiter in law.6 Charles died on 20 February 1907 by drowning off the Hook of Holland in the wreck of the SS Berlin. He was one of 128 lives lost that night, 48 crew members and 80 passengers. The ship was hit by a large wave during a heavy storm and the ship broke in two.1,7,8 Charles was buried in North Road Cemetery, Hartlepool, Durham, England.7

Children of Charles Brockett and Margaret Irene Eliza Wright

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q4 Whitby Volume 9d Page 349.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00774-2 , System Origin: England-ODM , GS Film number: 0919084-086.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703 Folio 82 Page 5.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 196.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4639 Folio 104 Page 13.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Find a Grave.
  8. [S40000] Website www.harwichanddovercourt.co.uk/the-berlin-disaster/.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 118.

Margaret Temple1

#18306, d. 29 June 1797
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
     Margaret Temple married Bartholomew Greathead, son of Paul Greathead and Ann ..., on 5 July 1779 in Hauxwell, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 20 and 27 June and 5 July.2,3,4 Margaret died on 29 June 1797 in Patrick Brompton, Yorkshire, England.5,6

Children of Margaret Temple and Bartholomew Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1681-1824 Church of England. Parish Church of Hornby (near Catterick, Yorkshire) Film 0990896 and Bishop's transcripts for Haukswell, 1637-1865 Church of England. Parish Church of Haukswell (Yorkshire) Film 0207539.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1681-1824 Church of England. Parish Church of Hornby (near Catterick, Yorkshire) Film 0990896 and Bishop's transcripts for Haukswell, 1637-1865 Church of England. Parish Church of Haukswell (Yorkshire) Film 0207539.
  3. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  5. [S40000] Website My Heritage - wendy hillary - Margaret possibly born Temple.
  6. [S9724] Emails between Erina Cresswell and Jan Cooper from 30 April 2002.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Haukswell, 1637-1865 Church of England. Parish Church of Haukswell (Yorkshire) Film 0207539.
  8. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Haukswell, 1637-1865 Church of England. Parish Church of Haukswell (Yorkshire) Film 0207539.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1681-1824 Church of England. Parish Church of Hornby (near Catterick, Yorkshire) Film 0990896.
  10. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Hornby, near Catterick, 1681-1824 Church of England. Parish Church of Hornby (near Catterick, Yorkshire)
    Film 0990896.

Fred Ditchburn1

#18307, d. 2006
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
8th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Fred Ditchburn was the son of William Ditchburn and Lillace Churnside.1 Fred died in 2006 in Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand.1

Child of Fred Ditchburn

  • Kim Ditchburn1

Sources of Information

  1. [S18301] Emails between Dawn Crisp née Ditchburn and Jan Cooper from 22 March 2007.

Henry George Matthew Benson1

#18310, b. 1892, d. 27 May 1915
Last Edited=5 Mar 2018
Relationship
5th great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     Henry George Matthew Benson was born in 1892 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of George James Benson and Mary Isabel Greathead.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 28 Victoria Road, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of George James Benson.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 28 Victoria Avenue, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of George James Benson Henry was a grocers apprentice.4 Henry died on 27 May 1915 in France on actve service he was a Private in 4th battallion Yorkshire Regiment. His home address was Victoria Road, Richmond.5 Henry did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 27 May 1919 in London to his father George James Benson a grocer. His effects were valued at £117 9s 0d.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 624.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4609 Folio 77 Page 22.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29465 RG78 Piece 1710 Registration District 542 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 3 Schedule Number 1.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Margaret Marston1

#18311, b. 1868
Last Edited=25 Mar 2007
     Margaret Marston was born in 1868 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Marston and Alexandrina Garrow.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 4 Lombard Street, West Derby, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter living with her sisters and aunt as housekeeper. The girls were all described as scholars. Their mother had just died and their father was a commercial traveller working away.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 120 Park Road, Elswick, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Marston.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Hughenden Villa, Longbenton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Marston Margaret was a nurse.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1868/Q1 W Derby Volume 8b Page 260.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3847 Folio 139 Page 45.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 505 Folio 105 Page 20.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4232 Folio 132 Page 15.

... Marston

#18312
Last Edited=25 Mar 2007
     ... Marston married Louisa ...1 ... Died.1

Children of ... Marston and Louisa ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Louisa ...1

#18313, b. about 1813
Last Edited=29 Jun 2007
     Louisa ... was born about 1813 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England.1 She married ... Marston.1 Her husband ... died on an unknown date.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 120 Park Road, Elswick, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the mother of Edward Marston Louisa was described as an annuitant.2

Children of Louisa ... and ... Marston

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 505 Folio 105 Page 20.

Constance Marston1

#18314, b. 1862
Last Edited=25 Mar 2007
     Constance Marston was born in 1862 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Marston and Alexandrina Garrow.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 4 Lombard Street, West Derby, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter living with her sisters and aunt as housekeeper. The girls were all described as scholars. Their mother had just died and their father was a commercial traveller working away.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Hughenden Villa, Longbenton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Marston Constance was a cashier.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1862/Q1 Salford Volume 8d Page 27.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3847 Folio 139 Page 45.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4232 Folio 132 Page 15.

Alexandrina Garrow1

#18315, b. about 1840, d. 1870
Last Edited=12 Dec 2013
     Alexandrina Garrow was born about 1840 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1 She married Edward Marston, son of ... Marston and Louisa ..., in 1860 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1,2 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Hough Lane, Salford, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Edward Marston.3 Alexandrina died in 1870 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.4

Children of Alexandrina Garrow and Edward Marston

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q2 Liverpool Volume 8b Page 444.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2908 Folio 70 Page 25.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 377 age 29.

Alexandrina Marston1

#18316, b. 1863, d. 1877
Last Edited=26 Mar 2007
     Alexandrina Marston was born in 1863 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Marston and Alexandrina Garrow.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 4 Lombard Street, West Derby, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter living with her sisters and aunt as housekeeper. The girls were all described as scholars. Their mother had just died and their father was a commercial traveller working away.3 Alexandrina died in 1877 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1863/Q3 Salford Volume 8a Page 25.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3847 Folio 139 Page 45.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1877/Q2 Newcastle T Volume 10b Page 25 age 13.

Martha Marston1

#18317, b. about 1853
Last Edited=25 Mar 2007
     Martha Marston was born about 1853 in Wales.1 She was the daughter of ... Marston and Louisa ...1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 4 Lombard Street, West Derby, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the sister who had presumably stepped in after the death of her brothers wife and the little girls mother. She was described as housekeeper. Her brother was a commercial traveller and was working away from home.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3847 Folio 139 Page 45.

Ethel Oyston1

#18318, b. 1921
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Ethel Oyston was born in 1921 in Lanchester, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Oyston and Elizabeth Greathead.1 She married John Woods in 1941 in Durham, England.1,3

Children of Ethel Oyston and John Woods

  • Ethel Woods1
  • Ronald Woods

Sources of Information

  1. [S40019] Genes Reunited.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q4 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 705.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Durham North Western Volume 10a Page 810.

John Woods1

#18319, b. about 1910
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John Woods was born about 1910 in Durham, England.1 He married Ethel Oyston, daughter of Thomas Oyston and Elizabeth Greathead, in 1941 in Durham, England.1,2

Children of John Woods and Ethel Oyston

  • Ethel Woods1
  • Ronald Woods

Sources of Information

  1. [S40019] Genes Reunited.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Durham North Western Volume 10a Page 810.