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Frederick George Greathead

#19226, b. 15 January 1909, d. 1985
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of Robert Featherstone Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 11 - Robert Featherstone Greathead
     Frederick George Greathead was born on 15 January 1909 in 1 Heary Street, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, his father Percy was described as a painter on the birth register.1 He was the son of Percy Frederick Victor Greathead and Annie Rebecca Gilby. He married Mae Prankard, daughter of ... Prankard.2 Frederick died in 1985.2

Children of Frederick George Greathead and Mae Prankard

  • Fred Grey2
  • Catherine Grey2
  • Marilyn Grey2
  • Sharon Grey2

Sources of Information

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com - Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909 - Roll Number: VRBCAN1908_102549.
  2. [S21918] Emails between Dan Grey and Jan Cooper from 17 January 2009.

Margaret White1

#19227, b. about 1824
Last Edited=19 Nov 2007
     Margaret White was born about 1824 in Alston, Lancashire, England.1 She married Timothy Parson in 1856 in Alston, Lancashire, England.1,2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Black Barn Banks, Alston, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Timothy Parson.3

Child of Margaret White and Timothy Parson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q2 Alston Volume 10b Page 463.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5198 Folio 4 Page 1.

James Martin1

#19231, b. about 1846, d. before 1911
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     James Martin was born about 1846 in Wolverton, Buckinghamshire, England.2 He married Emma Greathed, daughter of John Greathed and Mary Woodthorpe, in 1876 in St James, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.1,3 James was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 319 Westminster Road, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England, James was a foreman in the railway locomotive department.4 James died before 1911.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q4 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 953.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - CE6/44/385.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3678 Folio 22 Page 38.

William Weller1

#19232, b. 1850, d. 1913
Last Edited=10 Jul 2012
     William Weller was born in 1850 in Sutton at Hone, Dartford, Kent, England.1 He married Jane Bishop on 22 March 1875 in Paddington, London, England.1 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 54 Sixth Avenue, Queens Park, London, England, William was a police pensioner station cleaner living with his wife and seven of his chldren in their six roomed home.2 William died in 1913 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1,3

Children of William Weller and Jane Bishop

Sources of Information

  1. [S9509] Emails between Julie Weller and Jan Cooper from 19 January 2004.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 3 RG78 Piece 1 Registration District 1 Sub District 1 Enumeration Dstrict 3 Schedule Number 284.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 St George H Sq Volume 1a Page 563 age 62.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Jane Bishop1

#19233, b. 1857, d. 1928
Last Edited=10 Jul 2012
     Jane Bishop was born in 1857 in Paddington, London, England.1 She married William Weller on 22 March 1875 in Paddington, London, England.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 54 Sixth Avenue, Queens Park, London, England, she was listed as the wife of William Weller.2 Her husband William died on 1913 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1,3 Jane died in 1928 in Paddington, London, England.1,4

Children of Jane Bishop and William Weller

Sources of Information

  1. [S9509] Emails between Julie Weller and Jan Cooper from 19 January 2004.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 3 RG78 Piece 1 Registration District 1 Sub District 1 Enumeration Dstrict 3 Schedule Number 284.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 St George H Sq Volume 1a Page 563 age 62.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q1 Paddington Volume 1a Page 8 age 72.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

William Ferris1

#19234, d. 1890
Last Edited=25 Nov 2016
     William Ferris was born in Northern Ireland.2,3 He married Sarah Jane Cosgrave, daughter of Hugh Cosgrave and Helen McCullough, on 23 June 1877 in St Patrick's Catholic Church, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland.4,5 William died in 1890 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, William was listed as a deceased plumber on his son William's marriage certificate when he wed Sarah Ballard in 1908 and as dying when his son William was aged 3, when said son signed his natralisation papers in 1958.4,3

Children of William Ferris and Sarah Jane Cosgrave

Sources of Information

  1. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  2. [S241] Emails between Bradley Warden and Jan Cooper from 4 November 2008.
  3. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  4. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  5. [S261] Emails between Shane Walsh and Jan Cooper from 19 May 2009.

Ernest Melbourne Boyle1

#19235, b. 1877, d. about 1918
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Ernest Melbourne Boyle was born in 1877 in Victoria, Australia.2 He married Alice May Wilson, daughter of James Wilson and Eliza Greathead. Ernest died about 1918 in Australia.1

Child of Ernest Melbourne Boyle and Alice May Wilson

Sources of Information

  1. [S19237] Emails between Tony Boyle and Jan Cooper from 8 January 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website Find my past - Victoria Births 1836-1913.

John Wilson Boyle1

#19236, b. 1912
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     John Wilson Boyle was born in 1912 in St Kilda, Victoria, Australia, he is listed as Jack Wilson Boyle.1,2 He was the son of Ernest Melbourne Boyle and Alice May Wilson.1 Since John's father died when he was only aged 6 or 7 he was raised by his mother and spinster Aunts Mattie and Maud in the family home in Caulfield, a suburb of Melbourne.1

Children of John Wilson Boyle

  • Tony Boyle1
  • Ian X Boyle
  • Michael Boyle3

Sources of Information

  1. [S19237] Emails between Tony Boyle and Jan Cooper from 8 January 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website Find my past - Victoria Births 1836-1913 - 24523.
  3. [S30554] Emails between Ian X Boyle and Jan Cooper from 2 October 2013.

Irene Lamb1

#19238, b. 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     Irene Lamb was born in 1896 in Seaton Carew, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Lamb and Elizabeth Watson.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in High Throston, Seaton Carew, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Lamb.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 146.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4634 Folio 67 Page 6.

Daisey Lamb1

#19239, b. 1892
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     Daisey Lamb was born in 1892 in Seaton Carew, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Lamb and Elizabeth Watson.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in High Throston, Seaton Carew, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Lamb.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 187.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4634 Folio 67 Page 6.

Annie Eileen Ferris1,2

#19241, b. 1920, d. 2003
Last Edited=12 Feb 2008
     Annie Eileen Ferris was born in 1920.2 She was the daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1 She married Cyril Turnbull.1 Annie died in 2003 followed by a funeral service at the Donald V Brown Funeral Home on Saturday 12 April 2003 at 12 noon. Cremation took place at Bayview Crematorium in Burlington.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  2. [S20313] Correspondence between Mary Szalay née Ferris and Jan Cooper from 21 January 2007.

Cyril Turnbull1

#19242
Last Edited=21 Jan 2008
     Cyril Turnbull married Annie Eileen Ferris, daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.

James Butler1

#19243, b. 3 January 1914, d. 1985
Last Edited=18 Sep 2012
     James Butler was born on 3 January 1914 in England.2 James had a brother Martin and sister Mary. They were orphaned at an early age and Mary looked after them to begin with but later the boys were sent to an orphanage. The Catholic Emigration Association (CEA) arranged for the boys to go to Canada. Martin sailed in 1925 aged 17 and was placed with a farm in Quebec. James, aged 15 followed in 1930 and was placed with a farm in Ontario. The CEA later became kown as Nugent Care Adoption Service.2 He married Grace Ferris, daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1 James died in 1985 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  2. [S85] E-mails between Jackie Fairweather and Jan Cooper from 5 August 2012.
  3. [S40045] Newspapers Hamilton Spectator - Death notices.

Sam McGahey1

#19244
Last Edited=26 Nov 2007
     Sam McGahey married Marie Ferris, daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.

Stanley Galuska1,2

#19245, b. 8 May 1909, d. 4 September 1995
Last Edited=21 Jan 2008
     Stanley Galuska was born on 8 May 1909.2 He married Norah Ferris, daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1 Stanley died on 4 September 1995 aged 86 with a funeral service at St Basil's Catholic Church.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  2. [S20313] Correspondence between Mary Szalay née Ferris and Jan Cooper from 21 January 2007.

Ernie Collins1

#19246, b. about 1924, d. 25 October 2011
Last Edited=29 Nov 2016
     Ernie Collins was born about 1924 in Canada he was the son of Percival and Cecily Collins of Ottowa.2 He married Margaret Ferris, daughter of William Ferris and Sarah Ballard.1 Ernie died on 25 October 2011 in Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre, Ottowa, Ontario, Canada, He leaves his wife Margaret and a sister, Joyce, of Ottawa. Ernie joined the RCAF during the war and remained in uniform until full retirement. He served in Canada and Iceland during the war but returned to his hometown for postings at National Defence HQ followed by assignments with No. 1 Air Division in France and the United Nations Emergency Force in Egypt. Friends are invited to visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Saturday October 29th from 2 pm until Service time in the Chapel at 4 p.m.2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  2. [S40000] Website www.legacy.com/obituaries/ottawacitizen/obituary.aspx?n=ernest-collins&pid=154295538.
  3. [S261] Emails between Shane Walsh and Jan Cooper from 19 May 2009.

Lilly Grainge Darby1,2

#19247, b. 1891, d. 19 April 1991
Last Edited=20 Feb 2009
     Lilly Grainge Darby was born in 1891.2 She married William Ferris, son of William Ferris and Sarah Jane Cosgrave, on 21 April 1950 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Lilly was listed as Lilly Grainge on his naturalisation papers.3,2 William and Lilly were living at 133 Barons Avenue North, Hamilton, Ontario.3 Her husband William died on 28 May 1966 in St Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, aged 77 His usual address was 133 Barons Avenue North.1 Lilly died on 19 April 1991.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006.
  2. [S20313] Correspondence between Mary Szalay née Ferris and Jan Cooper from 21 January 2007.
  3. [S17904] Emails between Jennifer Fleming née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 5 December 2006 Naturalisation papers of William.

Charlotte Holloway1

#19248, b. about 1831
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Charlotte Holloway was born about 1831 in St Martins, London, England.1 She married David James Wilkinson, son of David Wilkinson and Harriett Greathead, in 1856 in Shoreditch, London, England.1,2 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 7 Guildford Place, Clerkenwell, London, England, she was listed as the wife of David James Wilkinson David was a jeweler and Charlotte was an envelope folder.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 19 and 20 Castle Road, Westminster, London, England, she was listed as the wife of David James Wilkinson.4 Her husband David died on 1878 in Strand, London, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q4 Shoreditch Volume 1c Page 410.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - RG9 Piece 193 Folio 101 Page 9.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 354 Folio 25 Page 7.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q2 Strand Volume 1b Page 393 age 46.

Martha Mary Maria Morgan1

#19249, b. about 1853, d. 1880
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Martha Mary Maria Morgan was born about 1853 in Gravesend, Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Edward Morgan and Sarah Ann Rose.1 She was baptised on 15 May 1853 in Gravesend, Kent, England.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 21 New Street, Gravesend, Kent, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Edward Morgan.3 She married Henry Wilkinson, son of David Wilkinson and Harriett Greathead, in 1871 in London, England.1,4 Martha died in 1880 in Holborn, London, England.5

Children of Martha Mary Maria Morgan and Henry Wilkinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 470 Folio 56 Page 52.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q1 London C Volume 1c Page 7.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Holborn Volume 1b Page 437 age 28.

Sarah Ann Rose1,2

#19250, b. about 1828
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Sarah Ann Rose was born about 1828 in Gravesend, Kent, England.1 She married Thomas Edward Morgan in 1852 in Gravesend, Kent, England.1,3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 21 New Street, Gravesend, Kent, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Edward Morgan.4 Her husband Thomas died on 1873 in Gravesend, Kent, England.1,5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 33 John Lane, Clerkenwell, London, England, she was listed as the mother in law of Henry Wilkinson.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 288 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, England, she was listed as the servant of Ernest A Askins, a licensed victualler and his family.7

Child of Sarah Ann Rose and Thomas Edward Morgan

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906 - daughter Martha.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1852/Q2 Gravesend Volume 2a Page 317.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 470 Folio 56 Page 52.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q4 Gravesend Volume 2a Page 235.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 347 Folio 87 Page 9.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 290 Folio 83 Page 5.