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John Hamer1

#19001, b. 28 January 1897, d. 8 April 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     John Hamer was born on 28 January 1897.1,2 He married Esther Catherine Mawer, daughter of William Mawer and Jane Greathead, in 1934.1 His wife Esther died on 29 August 1971 in Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England, aged 81.1,3 After his wfe died he went to live with his sister Bessie Hamer at 17 Pasture Drive, Bedale.1 John died on 8 April 1980 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, aged 83.1,4 John was buried in St Gregory, Bedale, Yorkshire, England, after a service of interment.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1971/Q3 Wensleydale Volume 1b Page 2196.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 180/Q2 Northallerton Volume 2 Page 2228.

Beatrice Ann Thompson1

#19002, b. 1881, d. 14 November 1943
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Beatrice Mawer née Thompson
     Beatrice Ann Thompson was born in 1881 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George Thompson and Martha Croft.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Martha Thompson Beatrice was a scholar.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Bell Field, Masham, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the servant of Elizabeth Carter a widow living on her own means.5 She married John Thomas Mawer, son of William Mawer and Jane Greathead, in 1905 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England, Beatrice and John had six children George William, John Edward, Reginald, Marjorie Hannah, Joseph Arthur and Kathleen Maud.6,7 Her husband John died on 4 June 1943 in Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England, aged 66.1,8 Beatrice died on 14 November 1943 in Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England.1,9 Beatrice was buried in Healey Churchyard, Healey, Yorkshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q1 Wharfedale Volume 9d Page 152.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4600 Folio 24 Page 18.
  6. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006 Jenny gave me full details of children by Email.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q1 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 933.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q2 Wensleydale Volume 9d Page 564 age 66.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q4 Wensleydale Volume 9d Page 743.

Clara Margaret Watson1

#19003, b. 1 June 1919, d. 8 June 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Clara Margaret Watson was born on 1 June 1919 in Smaden Head, Eavestone, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She married Arthur William Mawer, son of Joseph Mawer and Minnie Kettlewell, on 25 May 1946 in Ebenezer Methodist Chapel, Kirby Malzeard, Yorkshire, England, Arthur and Clara had six children Norman Arthur, Lilian Margaret, George Watson, Brenda Mary, Jennifer Elizabeth and Sheila Kathleen.3,4 Clara died on 8 June 2003 in Harrogate Hospital, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, aged 84.1,5

Child of Clara Margaret Watson and Arthur William Mawer

  • Jennifer Elizabeth Mawer

Sources of Information

  1. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q3 Ripon Volume 9a page 90.
  3. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006 Full details supplied on Email.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Ripon Volume 9a Page 231.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - June 2003 N Yorkshire District 6501B Reg No B12 Ent No 232 Dor 603.

Grace L Hoffer

#19006, b. 17 August 1896, d. 1962
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Grace L Hoffer was born on 17 August 1896.1,2 She married Reginald G Bampton in 1918 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.3 Her husband Reginald died on 1925 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.4 She married Robert Elesmere Greethead, son of Francis Robert Edward Greethead and Rosina Marion Joll, in 1927 in Register Office, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales.5,6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Grace was listed as living at 1 Claude Place, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales with her husband Robert. Robert was a Tax Officer in the Inland Revenue living with several servants.2 Her husband Robert died on 1960 in Wells, Somerset, England.7 Grace died in 1962 in Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/7243A/008.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1918/Q1 Cardiff Volume 11a Page 544.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Cardiff Volume 11a Page 408 age 37.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q1 Monmouthshire Volume 11a page 59.
  6. [S40000] Website Gloucester BMD Indexes Register 30 Entry 7.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q4 Wells Volume 7c Page 259 age 68.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q4 Weston Super Mare Volume 7c Page 317 age 66.

William Appleby1

#19007, b. 1868
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-grandson of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Appleby was born in 1868 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of David Appleby and Annie Bailes Greathead.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 12 Hudson Buildings, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of David Appleby.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 9 D'Arcy Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of David Appleby.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1868/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 561.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5009 Folio 73 Page 81.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4997 Folio 41 Pages 75 and 76.

John Greathead Appleby1

#19008, b. 1870, d. 1886
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-grandson of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     John Greathead Appleby was born in 1870 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of David Appleby and Annie Bailes Greathead.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 12 Hudson Buildings, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of David Appleby.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 9 D'Arcy Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of David Appleby.4 John died in 1886 in Sunderland, Durham, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 530.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5009 Folio 73 Page 81.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4997 Folio 41 Pages 75 and 76.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 275 age 15.

Mary Appleby1

#19009, b. 1869
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-granddaughter of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Mary Appleby was born in 1869 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of David Appleby and Annie Bailes Greathead.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 12 Hudson Buildings, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of David Appleby Mary was a scholar.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1869/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 560.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5009 Folio 73 Page 81.

Sarah Tate

#19010, d. 1860
Last Edited=19 Sep 2007
     Sarah Tate married David Appleby in 1854 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1 Sarah died in 1860 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 603.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 285 or 1860/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 193.

John Greathead1

#19011, b. 12 September 1718
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     John Greathead was born on 12 September 1718 in St Kitts, West Indies, John seems to also be known as James.2 He was the son of John Greatheed and Frances ...1

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Brother Samuel.
  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.

John Greatheed1

#19012, d. before 1721
Last Edited=15 May 2011
     John Greatheed married Margaretta Boote, daughter of Richard Boote, on 3 February 1686 in St Giles, Cripplegate, London, England, after a licence was issued on 26 January 1686.2,3 John died before 1721.2 John was buried in St Giles, Cripplegate, London, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers of St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London, 1559-1936 Church of England. St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London) Film 0380204.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers of St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London, 1559-1936 Church of England. St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London) Film 0380204.
  3. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteLicences for marriages issued in southern England.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of widow Margarett.

Margaretta Boote1

#19013
Last Edited=15 May 2011
     Margaretta Boote was the daughter of Richard Boote.2 She married John Greatheed on 3 February 1686 in St Giles, Cripplegate, London, England, after a licence was issued on 26 January 1686.1,3 Her husband John died on before 1721.1 She wrote a will on 26 November 1721 Her niece Martha Twist, daughter of brother Richard and her nephew William Olerhead were exectors of her will. Interestingly Margaretta mentions a locket with a picture of her late husband and his daughter, so he must have been married previously.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers of St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London, 1559-1936 Church of England. St. Giles Cripplegate Church (London) Film 0380204.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.
  3. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteLicences for marriages issued in southern England.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Richard Boote1

#19014
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007

Children of Richard Boote

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish register transcripts, marriages, christenings, & burials, 1572-1812 Church of England. Parish Church of Nantwich (Cheshire) Film 0845114.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.

Richard Boote1

#19015, b. 28 May 1648
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     Richard Boote was baptised on 28 May 1648 in Nantwich, Cheshire, England.2 He was the son of Richard Boote.1 Richard lived in Royals Green, Chester in 1721.1

Children of Richard Boote

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish register transcripts, marriages, christenings, & burials, 1572-1812 Church of England. Parish Church of Nantwich (Cheshire) Film 0845114.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.

Richard Boote1

#19016, b. 4 April 1670
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     Richard Boote was baptised on 4 April 1670 in Audlem, Cheshire, England.2 He was the son of Richard Boote.1 Richard is mentioned in his Aunt Margaretta Greatheed's will of 26.11.1721. She bequeaths items to the children of his first marriage.3

Child of Richard Boote

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society Film 0822763.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society Film 0822771.

William Boote1

#19017, b. 27 April 1680
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     William Boote was baptised on 27 April 1680 in Audlem, Cheshire, England.2 He was the son of Richard Boote.

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society Film 0822763.

John Boote1

#19018
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     John Boote was the son of Richard Boote.1 John had four children.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.

Ann Boote

#19019, b. 4 April 1682
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     Ann Boote was baptised on 4 April 1682 in Audlem, Cheshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Boote.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society Film 0822763.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.

Martha Boote1

#19020
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     Martha Boote was the daughter of Richard Boote.1 She married ... Twist Martha had three children mentioned in the will of her Aunt Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.

... Twist1

#19021
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     ... Twist married Martha Boote, daughter of Richard Boote, Martha had three children mentioned in the will of her Aunt Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margarett Greatheed née Boote.

Charles Boote1

#19023, b. 22 January 1687, d. before 26 November 1771
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     Charles Boote was baptised on 22 January 1687 in Royall Green, Audlem, Cheshire, England.2 He was the son of Richard Boote.1 Charles died before 26 November 1771.3

Children of Charles Boote

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society Film 0822771.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.

William Boote1

#19024, b. 26 March 1709
Last Edited=22 Sep 2007
     William Boote was baptised on 26 March 1709 in Nantwich, Cheshire, England.2 He was the son of Charles Boote.

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margaretta Greathead née Boote.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Parish register transcripts, marriages, christenings, & burials, 1572-1812 Church of England. Parish Church of Nantwich (Cheshire) Film 0845114.

Alexander Boote1

#19025
Last Edited=30 Sep 2007
     Alexander Boote was the son of Charles Boote.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office Will of Margaretta Greatheed née Boote.