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Elizabeth F Wake1

#20776, b. about 1856
Last Edited=13 Apr 2008
     Elizabeth F Wake was born about 1856 in Islington, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Charles Basil Wake and Elizabeth Sarah Beddows.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 67 St James Road, Islington, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Basil Wake Elizabeth was a scholar.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 74 St James Road, Islington, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Basil Wake Elizabeth was a scholar.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 204 St James Road, Islington, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Basil Wake.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Rugby Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, she was listed as the daughter of Elizabeth Sarah Wake Elizabeth was teaching pianoforte and music.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 24 Rugby Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, she was listed as the daughter of Elizabeth Sarah Wake Elizabeth is a music teacher.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 136 Folio 37 Page 2.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 270 Folio 34 Page 61.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 279 Folio 53 Page 12.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 804 Folio 18 Page 29.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 397 Folio 99 Page 14.

Edwin George Dent1

#20777, b. about 1812
Last Edited=27 Feb 2014
     Edwin George Dent was born about 1812 in Limehouse, London, England.1 He married Mary A ...1 Edwin was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 16 Shirlock Road, St Pancras, London, England, Edwin was a Marine Surveyor.2

Child of Edwin George Dent and Mary A ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 137 Folio 110 Page 11.

Mary A ...1

#20778, b. about 1815
Last Edited=5 Aug 2010
     Mary A ... was born about 1815 in Greenwich, Kent, England.1 She married Edwin George Dent.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 16 Shirlock Road, St Pancras, London, England, she was listed as the wife of Edwin George Dent.2

Child of Mary A ... and Edwin George Dent

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 137 Folio 110 Page 11.

Louisa Sillifant1

#20779, b. 1856, d. 1859
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     Louisa Sillifant was born in 1856 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott.1 Louisa died in 1859 in Christina Street, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.1,2 Louisa was buried on 30 July 1859.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q3 Cardiff Volume 11a Page 129.

... Sillifant1

#20780, b. 8 October 1857, d. 8 October 1857
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     ... died on 8 October 1857.1 She was born on 8 October 1857 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales, sadly this baby was stillborn.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

Florence Lilian Sillifant1

#20781, b. 1859, d. 10 March 1938
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     The will of Florence was proved by Ella Louisa Stevenson. Her effects were valued at £907 15s 6d and the will was resworn at £116 7s 2d.1 She was born in 1859 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.1,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott.1 In 1871 in the census Florence was living with her Uncle Edwin and Aunt Jane. In 18881 she was a governess for Thomas and Mary Wilson and their family of Heathfield House, Penarth, Glamorgan. By 1901 census she had moved to Hove in East Sussex and was a hotel proprietor.1 Florence died on 10 March 1938 in 182 Ladbroke Grove, Kensington, London, England.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q1 Cardiff Volume 11a Page 234.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q1 Kensington Volume 1a Page 257.

George Skyring1

#20782, b. 27 January 1843
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     George Skyring was born on 27 January 1843 in Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia.1 He married Emily Gertrude Sillifant, daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott, on 25 December 1886 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, George was listed as a widower. He and Emily had three known children. Sadly one was born stillborn on 2 August 1897.1

Children of George Skyring and Emily Gertrude Sillifant

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

George De Boudry Skyring1

#20783, b. 3 January 1887, d. 4 January 1890
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     George De Boudry Skyring was born on 3 January 1887 in Queensland, Australia.1 He was the son of George Skyring and Emily Gertrude Sillifant.1 George died on 4 January 1890 in Queensland, Australia, aged 3 from accidental scalding.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

Digby George Skyring1

#20784, b. 17 November 1894, d. 1973
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     Digby George Skyring was born on 17 November 1894 in Queensland, Australia.1 He was the son of George Skyring and Emily Gertrude Sillifant.1 He married Elizabeth Cullen on 2 January 1933 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.1 Digby died in 1973 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

Elizabeth Cullen1

#20785
Last Edited=14 Apr 2008
     Elizabeth Cullen married Digby George Skyring, son of George Skyring and Emily Gertrude Sillifant, on 2 January 1933 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

Claude Lacy Hilton1

#20786, b. 1869
Last Edited=27 Dec 2009
     Claude Lacy Hilton was born in 1869 in Bray, Berkshire, England.1 He married Adeline Kate Sillifant, daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott, on 30 December 1895 in Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia.1

Child of Claude Lacy Hilton and Adeline Kate Sillifant

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Thomas Henry Craig Stevenson1

#20787, b. about 1871
Last Edited=27 Dec 2009
     Thomas Henry Craig Stevenson was born about 1871 in Tyrone, Strabane County, Ireland.2 He married Ella Louisa Sillifant, daughter of Samuel Sillifant and Catherine de Boudry Scott, in 1900 in Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, Thomas and Ella had two children Thomas and Kathleen.1,3 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 32 North Parade, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, Thomas was a medical practitioner living with his wife, her sister and her son, his nephew.4 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Tredinock, Woodside Park Road, Finchley, London, England, Thomas was the Supervisor of Statistics at the General Register Office. He was living with is wife Ella , their son Thomas, his sister in law Florence Lilian Stevenson, a domestic agent governess and two servants in their thirteen roomed home.Thomas and Ella had three children from their 10 year marriage, only one was alive in 1911.5

Child of Thomas Henry Craig Stevenson and Ella Louisa Sillifant

Sources of Information

  1. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q2 Axbridge Volume 5c Page 1025.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4120 Folio 42 Page 1.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 7163 RG78 Piece 352 Registration District 131 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 5 Schedule Number 208.

Robert Christian1

#20788, d. before 1853
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Robert died before 1853.1

Child of Robert Christian

Sources of Information

  1. [S40045] Newspapers Liverpool Mercury article about marriage of daughter Mary to Rev Samuel Greathead.

Ellen Jane Teare1

#20789, b. about 1821, d. 13 October 1886
Last Edited=12 Feb 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Ellen Jane Teare was born about 1821 in Andreas, Douglas, Isle of Man.2 She married Samuel Treweek Greathead, son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek, on 22 July 1858 in Isle of Man her father was William Teare.1,3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Shere Green Baston, Bistre, Flintshire, Wales, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Treweek Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ousten Terrace, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Treweek Greathead.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Chapel Street, Chilvers Coton, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Treweek Greathead.6 Her husband Samuel died on 21 January 1885 in Coton Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, aged 56.7,8 Ellen died on 13 October 1886 in Douglas, Isle of Man.9 Ellen was buried on 15 October 1886 in Andreas, Douglas, Isle of Man.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Isle of Man, Marriage Index, 1606-1984.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 4275 Folio 53 Page 15.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3169 Folio 103 Page 6
    Samuel enumerated as ST indexed as SB
    Mary Allen enumerated and indexed as EJ.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3059 folio 88 page 27 FHL film 1341730.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q1 Nuneaton Volume 6d Page 250.
  8. [S40000] Website www.surman.english.qmul.ac.uk.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch B01539-8 Source film 454968 REf V2 1849-1900 p416.
  10. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Isle of Man Deaths and Burials, 1844-1911.

James Gibson1

#20790
Last Edited=13 Feb 2013

Child of James Gibson

Sources of Information

  1. [S40045] Newspapers Manchester Times when describing the marriage of his daughter Emma.

George Archer1

#20791
Last Edited=30 Mar 2011
     George Archer married Louisa Frances Hartwell George Archer was a MD of the 64th Regiment.1 George died.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S40045] Newspapers 11 May 1854 - Freeman's Journal and Daily Commercial Advertiser.

... Bilton1

#20792
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     ... Bilton married Mary ...1

Child of ... Bilton and Mary ...

Sources of Information

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

Charlotte Greathead

#20793, b. 6 May 1816, d. 1851
Last Edited=14 Oct 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 1 time removed of George Greathead
4th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Charlotte Greathead was baptised on 6 May 1816 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England, Charlotte was the 2nd daughter and her father was an Inn Keeper.1,2 She was the daughter of William Greathead and Charlotte Ridley.1 In the census of 7 June 1841 she was listed as a Governess and living in Nutts Shell, Wenlock, Madeley, Shropshire, England, with Matthew, an attorney and his wife Ann Court.3 She married Samuel Sillifant, son of Timothy Sillifant and Margaret ..., on 29 April 1844 in Parish Church, Madeley, Shropshire, England, by licence. The ceremony was witnessed by Mary Greathead and Horatio Sillifant. Charlotte gave her address as Ironbridge and Samuel as Brecon. He worked as a draper and Charlotte was described as 2nd daughter of William, a merchant from Whitby.4,5,6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 21 Linton Street, Islington, London, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Sillifant Interestingly Samuel is listed as James on the census return. He was working as a Manchester warehouseman living with his wife, daughter, sister in law Mary Greathead, brother in law John Kershaw who was married and working as a drapers assistant and a servant called Catherine Proud. Both Catherine and her sister were listed as goveresses.7 Charlotte died in 1851 in Guildford, Surrey, England.8 Charlotte was buried on 16 December 1851 in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington, London, England, Her burial was listed as No 7277 Section 06 Index IS05. She was buried in the same plot as her daughter who had died six months earlier.9

Child of Charlotte Greathead and Samuel Sillifant

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Yarm, 1609-1898 Church of England. Parish Church of Yarm (Yorkshire) Film 0919090.
  2. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 928/15 Folio 21 Page 5.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1844/Q2 Madeley Volume 18 Page 189.
  5. [S168] E-mails between Marion Elizabeth Derrett/Brown and Jan Cooper from 28 October 2006.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers Bristol Mercury - 18 May 1844.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1502 Folio 90 Page 30.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1851/Q4 Guildford Volume 4 Page 139.
  9. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.

William Greathead1

#20794, b. 14 August 1785, d. 11 February 1822
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
Relationships
1st cousin 5 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin of George Greathead
3rd great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was baptised on 14 August 1785 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England, his father was listed as John.2,3 He was the son of William John Greathead.2 He married Charlotte Ridley on 24 April 1813 in High Worsall, Yorkshire, England.1,4 William was described as an Inn Keeper in 1816 when his daughter Charlotte was baptised.3 William died on 11 February 1822 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England, aged 36.5,6 William was buried on 14 February 1822 in St Mary Magdalene, Yarm, Yorkshire, England.5,6

Children of William Greathead and Charlotte Ridley

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Yarm, 1609-1898 Church of England. Parish Church of Yarm (Yorkshire) Film 0919090.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JWNV-GN1
  3. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NKY5-PNT
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past - National Burial index age 36.
  6. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JWFH-VJT
  8. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J3FV-1HR
  10. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NBWC-SS4

Charlotte Ridley1,2

#20795, b. about 1790
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Charlotte Ridley was born about 1790.3 She married William Greathead, son of William John Greathead, on 24 April 1813 in High Worsall, Yorkshire, England.1,2 Her husband William died on 11 February 1822 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England, aged 36.4,5 She married Matthew Court on 14 August 1823 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England.3

Children of Charlotte Ridley and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Yarm, 1609-1898 Church of England. Parish Church of Yarm (Yorkshire) Film 0919090.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NKY5-PNT
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past - Yorkshire, Archbishop of York Marriage licenses index 1613-1839.
  4. [S40000] Website Find my past - National Burial index age 36.
  5. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.
  6. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JWFH-VJT
  7. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  8. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J3FV-1HR
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NBWC-SS4

Richard Burgess

#20798, b. about 1797, d. 1881
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Richard Burgess was born about 1797 in Sowerbury, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Paul Burgess.2 He married Sophia Greatheed, daughter of Samuel Greatheed and Sophia White, on 11 July 1837 in Brentford, Middlesex, England, after a licence was issued on      3 July 1837. Richard was the Rector of Upper Chelsea. The marriage was witnessed by Cadogan and Sophia Greatheed and Bernard Trollope.3,4,5 Richard was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 10 Cadagon Place, Chelsea, London, England, Richard was the Rector of Upper Chelsea living wth his wife and children, all scholars at home. The household also consisted of a governess, nurse, cook, housemaid and nursery maid.6 Richard was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in 69 Cadagon Place, Chelsea, London, England, Richard was still Rector of Upper Chelsea living with his wife and four daughters, a bootboy, ladies maid, cook and housemaid.7 Richard was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in The Rectory, Ickworth, Suffolk, England, Richard was now the Rector of Ickworth living with his wife and two of their children. The household included a cook, ladies maid, house maid and footman.8 His wife Sophia died on 1878 in Steyning, Sussex, England.1,9 Richard was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 29 St Michael's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, Richard was a clerk in holy orders living with his two daughters and a cook, housemaid and nurse.10 Richard died in 1881 in Brighton, Sussex, England.11

Children of Richard Burgess and Sophia Greatheed

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 - Sons marriage.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1837/Q3 Brentford Volume 3 Page 23.
  4. [S40045] Newspapers Jacksons Oxford Journal - 15 July 1837.
  5. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1474 Folio 2491 Page 25.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 37 Folio 94 Page 19.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 OPiece 1725 Folio 145 Page 13.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q4 Steyning Volume 2b Page 194.
  10. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1094 Folio 53 Page 32.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q2 Brighton Volume 2b Page 156 age 84.

Robert B Shallcroft1

#20799, d. 2010
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Robert B Shallcroft married Mary Greathead, daughter of Frederick Mornington Greathead and Marion Maud Wingate, on 1 March 1958 in Andover, Hampshire, England.1,2 Robert died in 2010.2

Children of Robert B Shallcroft and Mary Greathead

  • Stephen Mark Shallcroft2
  • John Edward Shallcroft2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q1 Andover Volume 6b Page 165.
  2. [S8354] Letters between Jean Hill née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2012.