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Mary Ellen Greathead1,2,3,4

#2176, b. 1862, d. 1937
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Mary Ellen Bedford née Greathead
     Mary Ellen Greathead was born in 1862 in Darlington, Durham, England.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Francis Greathead and Dorothy Eliza Walker. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Cleveland Dairy, Holy Trinity, Darlington, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Francis Greathead Mary was a scholar.6 Ellen attended Middlesbrough High School on 5 April 1875, she was 12 years 11 months old, and she lived in East Cauldgate Farm, Cargo Fleet.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Cold Knuckles, Ormesby, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Frank Greathead.8 She married Joseph Bedford in 1888 in Darlington, Durham, England.9 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 10 Dramond Street, Normanby, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Bedford.10 She was Mary ran the Park Avenue Dairy in Redcar in 1892. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 9 Winfield Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Bedford.11 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 186 High Street, Redcar, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Bedford.12 Her husband Joseph died on 1935 in Redcar, Yorkshire, England.13,14 Mary died in 1937 in Redcar, Yorkshire, England.15,16

Children of Mary Ellen Greathead and Joseph Bedford

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S3164] Emails between Henry Greathead and Jan Cooper from 13 December 1997.
  4. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1862/Q2 Darlington Volume 10a Page 13.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4883 Folio 41 Page 16.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4861 folio 136 page 35 FHL film 1342170.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q3 Darlington Volume 10a Page 7.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4017 Folio 45 Page 31.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2917 Folio 71 Page 6.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29175 RG78 Piece 1691 Registration District 534 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 3 Schedule Number 60.
  13. [S10957] Emails between John Bedford and Jan Cooper from 31 March 2004.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q4 Guisbro Volume 9d Page 580 age 74.
  15. [S51] E-mails between Sara Baguleys and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q1 Cleveland Volume 9d Page 739 aged 74.

Henry Greathead1,2,3

#2177, b. 1836, d. 16 February 1883
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Henry Greathead was born in 1836 in Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson. He was baptised on 6 June 1836 in South Cowton, Yorkshire, England, Baptism of Henry appears as son of Betty of Streelam in South Cowton register also in Danby Wiske register inserted under 1837 (with same date) as son of Thomas and Elizabeth. She appears thus in all records in Danby Wiske.2,3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Streetlam, Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.4 In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as an apprentice to the tailor William Robinson.3,5 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Village, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Elizabeth Greathead Henry was a tailor and living with his mother.6 He married Mary Thackeray in 1861 in Danby Wiske, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.7,8 Henry was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at East Road, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Henry was a tailor and draper.9 Henry was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Henry was a tailor.10 Henry died on 16 February 1883 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.11,12,13 Henry was buried on 19 February 1883 in All Saints, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England.14 Henry did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 12 March 1883 at Northallerton to his widow Mary. He was an Innkeeper and his personal effects were valued at £104 15s 6d.12

Children of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO 107 Piece 1244/1 Folio 4 Page 3.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2378 Folio 181 Page 6.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece xx Folio xx Page 12 - kindly provided by Christine Tate.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 717.
  8. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C73NO/1/25.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 85 Page 2.
  10. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q1 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 459.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  14. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.

Mary Thackeray1,2

#2178, b. about 1837, d. 1925
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
     Mary Thackeray was born about 1837 in Anderley Steeple, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England.3,4,5,1,2 She married Henry Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson, in 1861 in Danby Wiske, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.6,7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in East Road, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Henry Greathead Mary was a dressmaker.8 Henry was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Henry was a tailor.9 Mary's husband Henry died on 16 February 1883. He was an Innkeeper. She received probate on 12 March 1883.10 Mary was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Romanby Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Mary was a drug maker.11 Mary was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.5 Mary was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Mary, a pensioner, was living with her son in their three roomed home.12 Mary died in 1925 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.13

Children of Mary Thackeray and Henry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4597 Folio 9 Page 9.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 717.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C73NO/1/25.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 85 Page 2.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Page 6a.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29369 RG78 Piece 1701 Registration district 537 sub district 2 enumeration district 8 schedule number 18.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 732?

John Thomas Greathead1,2,3,4,5

#2179, b. 1866, d. 28 April 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     John Thomas Greathead was born in 1866 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray. In the census of 2 April 1871 in East Road, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Greathead John was a scholar.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Greathead.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Romanby Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead John was a painter.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead John was a painter.10 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead John was a house painter.11 John died on 28 April 1929 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.12,13 The will of John was proved on 10 September 1929 in London to his sisters Jane Elizabeth Greathead who was a spinster and Mary Hannah Gibson a widow. His effects were valued at £518 10s 9d.12

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  4. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 475.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 85 Page 2.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Page 6a.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4597 Folio 9 Page 9.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29369 RG78 Piece 1701 Registration district 537 sub district 2 enumeration district 8 schedule number 18.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q2 Northallereton Volume 9d Page 746.

Mary Hannah Greathead1,2,3

#2180, b. 1868
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mary Hannah Greathead was born in 1868 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray. In the census of 2 April 1871 in East Road, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Greathead.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Greathead.6 She married Joseph Gibson in 1889 in All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 24 November, 1 and 8 December.7,8,9 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Station View, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Gibson.10 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Gibson.11 John died on 28 April 1929. The Probate of his estate was received in London on 10 September 1929 by his sisters Jane Elizabeth Greathead who was a spinster and Mary Hannah Gibson a widow.12

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1868/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 477.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 85 Page 2.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1165.
  8. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C46NO/2/388.
  9. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Folio 26 Page 14.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4597 Folio 7 Page 5.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Henry Greathead1,2,3,4

#2181, b. 1 July 1871, d. 1946
Last Edited=21 Nov 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Henry Greathead was born on 1 July 1871 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.3,4,5,6,7,8 He was the son of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Greathead Henry was a scholar.9 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Romanby Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead Henry was a plate layer.10 He married Ada Worsley Porritt, daughter of Jacob Porritt and Eleanor Blackstone, on 7 March 1896 after the banns were read on 9, 16 and 23 February. Ada was Henry's first wife.11,12 Henry was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 9 Malekoff Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, Henry was a railway goods guard.13 There was an inquiry into the circumstances attending the accident that occurred on 5 January 1906 at Stockton on the North-Eastern Railway, whereby goods guard Henry Greathead was injured.14 Henry was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 28 Mellor Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, Henry was a goods guard on NE Railway living with his wif and two of their children in their four roomed home.15 His wife Ada died on 1912 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.16 He married Violet May Watts, daughter of Charles Waggott, on 21 April 1919 in Wesley Chapel, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, The marriage was by certificate, both widowed Henry age 47, Violet age 24 witnessed by Charles Waggott (father) and Anisabel Waggott (?mother.)17,6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Henry was listed as living at 37 Laburnum Road, Redcar, Yorkshire, England with his wife Violet. And two of their children Eva and Victor. Henry was a retired railway guard.8 Henry died in 1946 in Durham, England.18 Henry was buried on 4 December 1946 in Redcar Cemetery, Redcar, Yorkshire, England, his home address was 50 Laburnum Road and he was buried in row F 49-15 in the Non Conformist area.19

Children of Henry Greathead and Ada Worsley Porritt

Children of Henry Greathead and Violet May Waggott

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  4. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q3 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 508.
  6. [S4283] Letters between Doris Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  7. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3246H/017.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Page 6a.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q1 Witby Volume 9d Page 679.
  12. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  13. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4625 Folio 23 Page 37.
  14. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) RAIL 1053/95/72.
  15. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29561 RG78 Piece 1717A Registration district 544 sub district 1 enumeration district 15 schdule number 121.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 47.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1673.
  18. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q4 Cleveland Volume 1b Page 588.
  19. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

George William Greathead1,2,3,4,5

#2182, b. 1875, d. 15 February 1933
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     George William Greathead was born in 1875 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray. He was baptised on 8 October 1875 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, his father was a tailor and the family lived in Romanby.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Greathead George was a scholar.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Romanby Village, Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead George was a sadller.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Greathead William was a saddler and harness maker and seems to have dropped George as a first name.10 He married Elizabeth Walton in 1907 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.11 George was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 1 Cleveland Terrace, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, George was a saddler, living with his wife in their five roomed home.12 In the Edinburgh Gazette of 28 January 1913 George William Greathead, Northallerton, Yorkshire. He was described as a saddler and appeared on the debtor's page. Howard Meredith Hardy was the official receiver from Court Chambers, Albert Road, Middlesborough.13 He died on 15 February 1933 in Rutson Hospital, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, His usual address was Alston House, Quaker Lane, Northallerton, Yorkshire.14,15 The will of George was proved on 7 March 1933 in London to Elizabeth Greathead his widow. His effects were valued at £143 4s 11d.15

Children of George William Greathead and Elizabeth Walton

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  4. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q3 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 552.
  7. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4870 folio 75 page 6 FHL film 1342172.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Page 6a.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4597 Folio 9 Page 9.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1907/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 1281.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29379 RG78 Piece 1701 Registration district 537 sub district 2 enumeration district 18 schedule page 6.
  13. [S40045] Newspapers Edinburgh Gazette 28 January 1913.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q1 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1011.
  15. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Mark Greathead1,2,3,4,5

#2183, b. 1846, d. 1910
Last Edited=5 Nov 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mark Greathead was born in 1846 in Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England.1,6,7,5 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson. He was baptised on 19 September 1846 in Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England.2,8 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Streetlam, Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.2,9 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Lodge, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the servant performing general duties for John Atkinson and his family.10 He married Elizabeth Lumley in 1866 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Elizabeth was mark's first wife.11 Mark was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Ellerton on Swale, Yorkshire, England, Mark was an agricultural labourer.12 Mark witnessed with Ruth Tranmer the marriage ceremony between George Knight and Alice Lumley on 15 March 1874 at All Saints in Stranton.13 He married Sarah Jane Hutton in 1878 in St Michael, Well, Bedale, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 13, 20 and 27 January. Sarah was Mark's second wife.14,15,16 Mark was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, Mark was a shepherd.17 Mark was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 5 No 55 Edmondsley, Chester le Street, Durham, England, Mark was a horsekeeper.18 Mark was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Dayton Tow, Trimdon, Sedgefield, Durham, England, Mark was an underground coal horsekeeper.19 His wife Sarah died on 1908 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.20 Mark died in 1910 in Easington, Durham, England.21 Mark was buried in 1910 in Easington, Durham, England.22

Children of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley

Children of Mark Greathead and Sarah Jane Hutton

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  4. [S1691] Letters between Albert Greathead and Jan Cooper from 28 October 1996.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S1798] Letters between Lynn Shearman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 May 1997.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q3 Northallerton Volume XXIV Page 459.
  8. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2377 Folio 476 Page 19 and possibly son Anthony also on HO107 Piec 2377 Folio 83 Page 3.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3663 Folio 59 Page 17.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 980.
  12. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4876 Folio 30 Page 30.
  13. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 (John Walker - by Bert) Register of Marriages 1580-1837 page 33.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q1 Bedale Volume 9d Page 765.
  15. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C69NO/1/234.
  16. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  17. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  18. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4121 Folio 91 Page 41.
  19. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4631 Folio 93 Page 7.
  20. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 78.
  21. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1910/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 255.
  22. [S40024] Www.durhamrecordsonline.com/search.php.
  23. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1868/Q3 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 454.

Sarah Jane Hutton1,2

#2184, b. about 1848, d. 1908
Last Edited=5 Nov 2016
     Sarah Jane Hutton was born about 1848 in Bedale, Yorkshire, England.3,1,2 She married Mark Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson, in 1878 in St Michael, Well, Bedale, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 13, 20 and 27 January. Sarah was Mark's second wife.4,5,6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Mark Greathead.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 5 No 55 Edmondsley, Chester le Street, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Mark Greathead.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Dayton Tow, Trimdon, Sedgefield, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Mark Greathead.9 Sarah died in 1908 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.10

Children of Sarah Jane Hutton and Mark Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q1 Bedale Volume 9d Page 765.
  5. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C69NO/1/234.
  6. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4121 Folio 91 Page 41.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4631 Folio 93 Page 7.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 78.

Andy Simmons1

#2185
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Andy Simmons married Flora Lawson.

Children of Andy Simmons and Flora Lawson

Sources of Information

  1. [S9404] Emails between Roy and Nell Simmons and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2001.

George Lumley Greathead1,2

#2186, b. 22 September 1871, d. 1943
Last Edited=21 Nov 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     George Lumley Greathead was born on 22 September 1871 in Scorton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mark Greathead George was a scholar.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 5 No 55 Edmondsley, Chester le Street, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Mark Greathead George was a coal miner.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in West Kyo, Durham, England, he was listed as a lodger with Harry and Kate Pigford and their son Roger. George was a coal miner hewer.6 He married Elizabeth Bird in 1901 in Lanchester, Durham, England.7 George was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 50 Pontop Cottages, Anfield Plain, Durham, England, George was a coal miner hewer living with his wife and young daughter. The family had two boarders who were also coal miner hewers, Michael Hanretty aged 40 and Arthur Holyoak aged 19.8 His wife Elizabeth died on 1913 in Lanchester, Durham, England.9 He married Mary Elizabeth Farren, daughter of Robert Ferren, on 10 August 1918 in The Register Office, Manchester, Lancashire, England, This was the second marriage for both of them. The ceremony was witnessed by William Wilkinson and Walter Beavis. George signed with an X on the certificate.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register George was listed as living at 55 Lily Gardens, Stanley, Durham, England with his wife Mary. And Mary's son John, who was incapacitated. George was a colliery hewer.11 His wife Mary died on 1943 in Durham, England.12 George died in 1943 in Durham, England, shortly after his wife as his death was registered five lines after his wife in the same quarter.13

Children of George Lumley Greathead and Elizabeth Bird

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q2 Richmond/Y Volume 9d Page 554.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4121 Folio 91 Page 41.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4666 Folio 92 Page 42.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 561.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece Number 29911 RG78 Piece Numbr 1731 Registration District 550 Sub Registration District 3 Enumeration District 12 Schedule Number 173.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 352 age 34.
  10. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1918/Q3 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 627.
  11. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2810C/015.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q4 Durham NW Volume 10a Page 371 age 68.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q4 Durham NW Volume 10a Page 376 age 73.
  14. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Alice Ann Greathead1,2,3

#2187, b. 1873, d. 1932
Last Edited=24 Nov 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Alice Ann Greathead was born in 1873 in Hurworth, Darlington, Durham, England.4,1,2,5 She was the daughter of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mark Greathead.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Waldridge, Chester le Street, Durham, England, she was listed as the domestic servant of Mary Gransbury.7 She married William Gransbury, son of John Gransbury and Mary Bakewell or Hall, in 1896 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Low Row, Waldridge, Chester le Street, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of William Gransbury William was a coal miner, a hewer. Alice's brother Anthony was visiting them. William's widowed older brother John was lving with them, he had sadly lost a leg down the mine.9 Her husband William died on 1903 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.3,10 Alice was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Luke Street, Trimdon Colliery, Durham, England, Ann was living with her daughter Sarah who was totally blind from birth and her grandson.11 She married Robert Grainger in 1912 in Easington, Durham, England.12 Alice died in 1932 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.13

Child of Alice Ann Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q1 Darlington Volume 10a Page 43.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4120 Folio 141 Page 33.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/4 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 843.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4700 Folio 133 Page 51.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q1 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 309.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN30016 RG78PN1734 RD552 SD1 ED24 SN206.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 803.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q4 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 185 age 60.

Elizabeth Greathead1,2,3

#2188, b. 1875
Last Edited=29 Nov 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Elizabeth Greathead was born in 1875 in Hart, Hartlepool, Durham, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley. She was baptised on 15 February 1875 in Broughton Street Chapel , Primitive Methodists Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, She was baptised at the same time as her brother Mark.5,6,7,8 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mark Greathead Elizabeth was a scholar.9 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Edward Street, Edmondsley, Chester le Street, Durham, England, she was listed as a demestic general servant.10

Child of Elizabeth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 204.
  5. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  6. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  7. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1546293.
  8. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in the parishes of Hartlepool, Throstan and Stranton DUR 79 page 33.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4121 Page 32.

Ellen Greathead1,2,3

#2189, b. 1880
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Ellen Greathead was born in 1880 in Masham, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Mark Greathead and Sarah Jane Hutton. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mark Greathead.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 5 No 55 Edmondsley, Chester le Street, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mark Greathead.7 She married William Grainger in 1901 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Dayton Tow, Trimdon, Sedgefield, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mark Greathead Mark was an underground coal horsekeeper.9 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 32 Wilkinson Street, Hesleden, Durham, England, William was a waiter on the coal mine bank living with his wife and the two surviving children in their two roomed home. They had lost three other children before 1911.10

Children of Ellen Greathead and William Grainger

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Bedale Volume 9d Page 659.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4121 Folio 91 Page 41.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q2 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 206.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4631 Folio 93 Page 7.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29999 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 208.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 988.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 791.

John Greathead1

#2190, b. 9 May 1824, d. 21 January 1890
Last Edited=2 Dec 2017
Relationship
Grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     John Greathead was baptised on 9 May 1824 in Saint Agatha, Gilling, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Charles Greathead and Elizabeth Dunn. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Hartforth, Pond Dale, Gilling, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Greathead.3 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Hartforth, Pond Dale, Gilling, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Greathead.4 He married Aalaice Robinson in 1853 in Leyburn, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.5 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, John was a farmer with 350 acres employing five men and one boy.6 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, John occupied 450 acres of land, he employed five labourers, two boys and two girls.7 He proved the will of Charles Greathead on 25 November 1873.8 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, John was a farmer with 456 acres, employing five labourers.9 His brother Richard died on 23 December 1882 aged 48.10,11 John died on 21 January 1890 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, aged 65.12,11,13 John was buried on 24 January 1890 in St Michael and All Angels, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, His friends and relatives attended the funeral.14,15,16 The will of John was proved on 10 March 1890 to his son Charles Francis a farmer in York. His effects were valued at under £1667 1s 0d.11

Children of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1640-1876 Church of England. Parish Church of Gilling (near Richmond, Yorkshire) Film number 0207530.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1246/1 Folio 9a Page 12.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2381 Folio 240 Page 17.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 985.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office LDS film 1850756.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 447.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 431.
  13. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  14. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  15. [S40045] Newspapers Northern Echo - 25 January 1890.
  16. [S47012] Find my past North Yorkshire MI.

Aalaice Robinson1

#2191, b. 11 August 1826, d. 10 June 1897
Last Edited=30 Jun 2018
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Aalaice Robinson was born on 11 August 1826 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England.2,3 She married John Greathead, son of Charles Greathead and Elizabeth Dunn, in 1853 in Leyburn, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.6 Her husband John died on 21 January 1890 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, aged 65.7,8,2 Aalaice was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, Alice and Charles were a farmers.9 Alice died on 10 June 1897 in 37 Mount, Micklegate, Yorkshire, England, aged 70.8,10,11 Alice was buried on 12 June 1897 in St Michael and All Angels, Downholme, Yorkshire, England.12,13,3 The will of Alice was proved on 20 July 1897 in York to her son Charles and her daughter Alice. Her effects were valued at £461 4s 4d.8

Children of Aalaice Robinson and John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 985.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website www.dalesgenealogy.com/Downholme/adamblenkhorn.html.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 431.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Page 1.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 19.
  11. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - MIC/39/55.
  12. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  13. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006.

Charles Francis Greathead1

#2192, b. 1854, d. 8 February 1933
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Charles Francis Greathead was born in 1854 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead.7 His father John died on 21 January 1890 aged 65.8,9,10 The will of John was proved by Charles Francis Greathead his son on 10 March 1890 He was a farmer. His fathers effect were valued at under £1667 1s 0d.9 Charles received probate on 10 March 1890 in York on his father's effects.9 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Aalaice Greathead Alice and Charles were a farmers.11 Her mother Alice died on 10 June 1897 aged 70.9,12,13 The will of Alice was proved by Charles Francis Greathead her son on 20 July 1897.9 Charles and Alice received probate on 20 July 1890 in York on their mother's effects.9 Charles was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Barton Hill House, Barton Le Willows, Yorkshire, England, Charles was living on his own means with five servants. A domestic housekeeper, two grooms, a parlour maid and a between maid.4 Charles was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Barton Hill House, Malton, Yorkshire, England, Charles was living by private means in his 14 roomed home. He had four servants living with him.14 Charles died on 8 February 1933 in Clive House, Riccall, Yorkshire, England.15,9,16 The will of Charles was proved on 4 April 1933 in London to Edward Orford Capon a solicitor. His effects were valued at £36,106 18s 6d, it was resworn as £36,416 18s 6d and again resworn as £36,594 2s 8d.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q4 Richmnond Yks Volume 9d Page 434.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4542 Folio 154 Page 12.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 431.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  11. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Page 1.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 19.
  13. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - MIC/39/55.
  14. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29005 RG78 Piece 1673 Regisration district 528 sub district 5 enumeration district 5 schedule 111.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q1 Selby Volume 9b Page 1561?
  16. [S40045] Newspapers The Times - 23 February 1933.

Ellen Greathead1

#2193, b. 1856
Last Edited=4 Nov 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Ellen Greathead was born in 1856 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead Ellen was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Princess Terrace, Holy Trinity, Ripon, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as a pupil.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 She married William Scott in 1884 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q3 Richmond Yks Volume 9d Page 474.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4276 Folio 11 Page 1.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q1 Richmond/Y Volume 9d Page 925.

Alice Greathead1

#2194, b. 1858, d. 1 May 1936
Last Edited=30 Jun 2018
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Alice Greathead was born in 1858 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Aalaice Greathead.7 Her mother Alice died on 10 June 1897 aged 70.8,9,10 The will of Alice was proved by Alice Greathead her daughter on 20 July 1897.8 Charles and Alice received probate on 20 July 1890 in York on their mother's effects.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Colwyn Bay Hotel, Llandrillo Yn Rhos, Denbighshire, Wales, she was listed as a boarder with her sister.11 Her sister Mary died on 26 June 1904 aged 43.8,12,13 Alice and her brother in law John Cail received probate on the effects of Mary Greathead on 5 November 1904 in York. John was a printer.8 Alice was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 138 The Mount, York, Yorkshire, England, Alice lived in an eight roomed home with her servant.14 Alice died on 1 May 1936 in Dealhay, Wetherby Lane, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England.15,8 The will of Alice was proved on 15 June 1936 in York to Geoffrey Cail, her nephew a printer, and Ellen Louise Ligertwood who was wife of Alexander Douglas Hunter Ligertwood. Her effects were valued at £21,115 13s 4d.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q4 Richmond Yks Volume 9d Page 461.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Page 1.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 19.
  10. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - MIC/39/55.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 5289 Folio 145 Page 2.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 36.
  13. [S40000] Website www.dalesgenealogy.com/Downholme/adamblenkhorn.html.
  14. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 28427 RG78 Piece 1627 Registration district 517 sub district 3 enumeration district 3 schedule number 312.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 Knaresborough Volume 9a Page 132.

Mary Elizabeth Greathead1

#2195, b. 26 March 1861, d. 26 June 1904
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Mary Elizabeth Greathead was born on 26 March 1861 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Aalaice Greathead.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Colwyn Bay Hotel, Llandrillo Yn Rhos, Denbighshire, Wales, she was listed as a boarder with her sister.9 Mary died on 26 June 1904 in 33 The Mount, York, Yorkshire, England, aged 43.10,11,3 Mary was buried on 28 June 1904 in St Michael and All Angels, Downholme, Yorkshire, England.12,13,3 The will of Mary was proved on 5 November 1904 to her sister Alice Greathead and brother in law John Cail a printer. Her effects were valued as £7133 19s 11d. It was resworn as £7833 7s 9d.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q2 Richmond Yks Volume 10a Paage 72.
  3. [S40000] Website www.dalesgenealogy.com/Downholme/adamblenkhorn.html.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 16 Page 1 - kindly supplied by Christine Tate.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Page 1.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 5289 Folio 145 Page 2.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 36.
  12. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  13. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006.

Margaret Greathead1

#2196, b. 1863, d. 1893
Last Edited=4 Nov 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6 - John Greathead
     Margaret Greathead was born in 1863 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Aalaice Robinson. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Manor House, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Manor House, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Aalaice Greathead.5 She married John Cail in 1891 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.6 Margaret died in 1893 in Elswick, Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.7

Child of Margaret Greathead and John Cail

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1863/Q3 Richmond Yks Volume 9d Page 500.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 31 Page 5.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4880 folio 16 page 1.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Page 1.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Richmond Yks Volume 9d Page 981.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Newcastle Volume 10b Page 37.

Edward Nevison

#2197, b. 1849, d. 1921
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Edward Nevison was born in 1849 in Auckland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Edward Nevison.3 In the census of 30 March 1861 in Furniture Shop, Old Shildon, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Nevison.4 He married Mary Jane Place in 1870 in Auckland, Durham, England.5 Edward was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 5 Edward Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham, England, Edward was a colliery joiner lving with his wife and three children. Little Edward William was only seven months old. The family had two boarders.6 His wife Mary died on 1882 in Auckland, Durham, England.7 He married Margaret Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Jane Day, on 16 May 1887 in Register Office, Auckland, Durham, England, after a certificate was issued. The ceremony was witnessed by William Nevison and William Bleakston Dean. Edward was a widower and worked as a joiner. He gave his address as Adelaide Street, Bishop Auckland. Margaret gave her address a West Auckland Colliery.8 Edward was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 2 Catherine Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Edward was a joiner and cabinet maker.9 Edward was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 6 Temp Terrace, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Edward was listed as a general labourer living with his wife in their three roomed home. Their boarder Gordon Trembath completed the household sheet for them He wrote the correct number of years of marriage for Edward and Margaret but wrote that they had no children. I think that is incorrect.10 Edward died in 1921 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.11

Children of Edward Nevison and Mary Jane Place

Children of Edward Nevison and Margaret Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q3 Auckland Volume 24 Page 6.
  3. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3088 Folio 37 Page 25 and 26.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q4 Auckland Volume 10a page 328.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4915 Folio 61 Page 2.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 111.
  8. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1887/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 284.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4060 Folio 6 Page 6.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29650 RG78 Piece 1718B Registration District 545 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 50 Schedule Number 139.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q2 Hartlepol Vlume 10a Page 154 age 71.
  12. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Joseph Bean

#2198, b. 1873
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Joseph Bean was born in 1873 in Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Henry Bean and Jane Lidster.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bridge Street, Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Bean he was a scholar.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Bridge Street, Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Bean Joseph was a gardener.4 He married Emma Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Ann Smith, in 1894 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.5 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in High Farm, Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England, Joseph was a gardener and his wife was listed as Emily.6 His wife Emily died on 1905 in Stokesley, Yorkshire, England, Her death was registered under the name of Emily.7,8 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Spring Hill, Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England, Joseph was living with his father and son Francis in their four roomed home. They had a housekeeper staying with them. Joseph was described as an engineman stationary in the Ironwork mines. It would appear he had six children three still alive.9

Children of Joseph Bean and Emma Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q3 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 511.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4865 Folio 64 Page 5.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4023 Folio 20 Page 9.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 138.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4591 Folio 105 Page 2.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q3 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 393.
  8. [S22545] Emails between Vicki Anne Wilkinson and Jan Cooper from 31 March 2009.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29336 RG78 Piece 1698 Registration District 536 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 11 Schedule Number 186.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q4 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 914.

Lydia Marie Greathead1,2

#2199, b. 1865, d. 19 September 1912
Last Edited=4 Nov 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Lydia Marie Greathead was born in 1865 in Sunderland, Durham, England, she was registered without a name.3 She was the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead and Ann Elizabeth Campbell. She was baptised on 3 May 1865 in St Thomas, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 36 Frederick Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead Lydia was a scholar.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 8 Lambton Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead Lydia was a tobacco shopkeeper.6 She died on 19 September 1912 in Fez, Morocco, She lived at 6 Havelock Terrace, Sunderland. For 21 years she had been a Missionary in Fez; Morocco.2,7,8 The will of Lydia was proved on 19 November 1912 to her sisters Ann Elizabeth, Helena Sophia and Emily Jane. Her effects were valued at £570 2s 5d.2 Michael was buried in Grangetown Cemetery, Sunderland, Durham, England, Michael and Ann and their children Annie, Edward, Lydia and Marian were buried in the same grave.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 503.
  4. [S40000] Website Find my past parish records.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5011 Folio 20 Page 33.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4986 folio 47 page 34 FHL film 1342199.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past British nationals died overseas Volume 13 Page 866 age 45.
  8. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteConsular deaths.
  9. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.

Annie Elizabeth Greathead1

#2200, b. 1861, d. 24 August 1929
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Annie Elizabeth Greathead was born in 1861 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2 She was the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead and Ann Elizabeth Campbell. She was baptised on 18 September 1861 in St Thomas, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 36 Frederick Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead Ann was a scholar.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 8 Lambton Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Michael Yarker Greathead Annie was a housekeeper.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 57 Kings Road, Castleton, Rochdale, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the servant of James Petree and was employed as a domestic servant.6 Annie's father died on 17 May 1896. She received probate in 16 June 1898. He was a confectioner.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 9 Azalia Avenue, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as a servant she was a monthly nurse working for Charles Greenwell and his family.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Victoria Boarding House, Reeth, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as a boarder she was workng as a monthly nurse.9 Lydia died on 19 September 1912 in Morocco. Annie received on 19 November 1912 probate together with her sisters Helena Sophia and Emily Jane.7 She died on 24 August 1929 in 6 Havelock Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, Annie did not marry.10,7 The will of Annie was proved on 4 October 1929 to Durham to her sisters Helena Sophia Greathead and Emily Jane Greathead, both of whom were spinsters. Her effects were valued at £1777 4s 2d.7 Michael was buried in Grangetown Cemetery, Sunderland, Durham, England, Michael and Ann and their children Annie, Edward, Lydia and Marian were buried in the same grave.11

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 432.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past parish records.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5011 Folio 20 Page 33.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4986 folio 47 page 34 FHL film 1342199.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3329 Folio 11 Page 10.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4716 Folio 154 Page 29.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29459 RG78 Piece 1709 Registation district 541 subdistrict 2 enumeration district 4 schedule number 101.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 565.
  11. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.