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Benedict Adrian1

#22426
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Benedict was listed as a boot maker on the marriage certificate of his daughter Mary in 1891.1

Child of Benedict Adrian

Sources of Information

  1. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.

Philip Gattung1

#22427
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Philip was listed as a farmer on the marriage certificate of his son in 1891.1

Child of Philip Gattung

Sources of Information

  1. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.

William Cooke

#22428, b. about 1812, d. before 1861
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     William Cooke was born about 1812.1 He married Elizabeth Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Mary Taylor, on 22 June 1852 in St John the Evangelist, Farnworth, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. William was described as a widower working as a butcher. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Fielding and Robert Holme. Strangely Williams father was described as Robert Lever a labourer.2,1,3,4 William died before 1861.5

Child of William Cooke and Elizabeth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website Lancashire online parish clerk project - Marriages 1849 -1858 page 81 entry 162 LDS film 1538440.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1852/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 322.
  3. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 27/2/162.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Agatha M Hawkins1

#22429, b. 21 November 1917, d. September 1985
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Agatha M Hawkins was born on 21 November 1917 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Ernest Hawkins and Emily Maud Greathead.1 She married John C Hickson in 1946 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.3 Agatha died in September 1985 in Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England, aged 67.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 979.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1645.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 1985 Hull Volume 7 Page 689.

John C Hickson1

#22430
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John C Hickson married Agatha M Hawkins, daughter of Ernest Hawkins and Emily Maud Greathead, in 1946 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1645.

Barbara Smith1

#22431, b. about 1871, d. 1931
Last Edited=5 Nov 2016
     Barbara Smith was born about 1871.1 She married John Greathead, son of Robert Greathead and Elizabeth Blades, in 1904 in Auckland, Durham, England.1,2 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 5 Wetherells Yard, Chapel Street, Willington Court, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.3 Her husband John died on 1927 in Willington, Durham, England.4,5 Barbara died in 1931 in Auckland, Durham, England.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q3 Auckland Volume 10a Page 381.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29941 RG78 Piece 1732 regsitration district 551 sub district 1 enumeration district 19 schedule number 24.
  4. [S68] E-mails between Denise Oliver and Jan Cooper from 23 September 1996.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q1 Auckland Volume 10a Page 373.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1931/Q4 Auckland Volume 10a Page 230.

Elizabeth Axleborough1

#22432, b. 1869, d. 1934
Last Edited=18 Nov 2016
     Elizabeth Axleborough was born in 1869 in Keswick, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Israel Axleborough and Annie Harrison.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 6 Greenfield Terrace, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Israel Axleborough.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 16 Wear Steet, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Israel Axleborough.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 30 Nelson Street, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Israel Axleborough Elizabeth was a general servant.5 She married Frederick Summers in 1893 in Durham, England.6 Her husband Frederick died on 1899 in Durham, England.7 Elizabeth was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Mill Street, Willington, Durham, England, Elizabeth was living with her mother Annie Axelborough. Both Annie and Elizabeth were widows. Elizabeth's three children were living with them.8 She married John Joseph Greathead, son of John Greathead and Sarah Ann W Stonebanks, in 1905 in Durham, England.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 16 Mill Street, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of John Joseph Greathead.9 Elizabeth died in 1934 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.10

Children of Elizabeth Axleborough and Frederick Summers

Children of Elizabeth Axleborough and John Joseph Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1869/Q3 Cockermouth Volume 10b Page 465.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4965 Folio 129 Page 21.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4959 Folio 71 Page 12.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Polio 4102 Page 35 age 31.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 536.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q1 Durham Volume 10a Page 222 age 30.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4681 Folio 137 Page 16.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29941 RG78 Piece 1732 registration district 551 sub district 1 enumeration district 19 schedule number 219.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q2 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 830 age 64.

John James Greathead1

#22433, b. 1909, d. 1916
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     John James Greathead was born in 1909 in Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of John Joseph Greathead and Elizabeth Axleborough.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 16 Mill Street, Willington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Joseph Greathead.3 John died in 1916 in Auckland, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Durham Volume 10a Page 435.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29941 RG78 Piece 1732 registration district 551 sub district 1 enumeration district 19 schedule number 219.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q1 Auckland Volume 10a Page 260 age 6.

Sarah Martha Hewitt1

#22434, b. about 1822, d. 1873
Last Edited=21 Aug 2015
     Sarah Martha Hewitt was born about 1822 in Eruley, Yorkshire, England.1 She married Richard Henry Greathead Wilson, son of Richard Greathead Wilson and Anna Margaretta Wilson, on 3 June 1858 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by Harriet M Hewett, Anna Wilson, C J Cooke and G A Hewett. Richard was a solicitor and his father Richard was serving in the Madras Army. Sarah's father George was a clerk. Richard gave his address as Selby in York and Sarah gave her address as 37 Clarence Square.2,3,4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in High Street, Uppingham, Rutland, England, she was listed as the wife of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Uppingham, Rutland, England, she was listed as the wife of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson.6 Sarah died in 1873 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.7

Child of Sarah Martha Hewitt and Richard Henry Greathead Wilson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q2 Cheltenham Volume 6a Page 626.
  3. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Great Western Railway Probate Book Index.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Gloucestershire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1938.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2308 Folio 37 Page 37.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3301 Folio 58 Page 9.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q2 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 178 age 51.

Harriott Anna Wilson

#22435, b. 1859, d. 1901
Last Edited=29 Mar 2009
     Harriott Anna Wilson was born in 1859 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson and Sarah Martha Hewitt. In the census of 7 April 1861 in High Street, Uppingham, Rutland, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Burgage, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as a boarder at school.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Dover House, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Dover House, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, she was listed as the stepdaughter of Anne Eliza Wilson.5 Harriott died in 1901 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q4 Cheltenham Volume 6a Page 378.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2308 Folio 37 Page 37.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3532 Folio 38 Page 23.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2571 Folio 48 Page 10.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2044 Folio 83 Page 8.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q3 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 208 age 37.

Anne Eliza Disney1

#22436, b. about 1845, d. 1896
Last Edited=29 Mar 2009
     Anne Eliza Disney was born about 1845 in Ireland.1 She married Richard Henry Greathead Wilson, son of Richard Greathead Wilson and Anna Margaretta Wilson, in 1876 in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Dover House, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, she was listed as the wife of Richard Henry Greathead Wilson.2 Her husband Richard died on 1889 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.3 Anne was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Dover House, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, Anne was living with her step daughter and sister in law, they were all living own their own means.4 Anne died in 1896 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2571 Folio 48 Page 10.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q1 Cheltenham Volume 6a Page 308 age 68.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2044 Folio 83 Page 8.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q3 Cheltenham Volume 6a Page 234 age 51.

Frank Greethead

#22437, b. 5 July 1875, d. 1940
Last Edited=22 Feb 2016
     Frank Greethead was born on 5 July 1875.1,2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Frank was listed as living at 71 County Institution Brook Street, Selby, Yorkshire, England he is listed as single and a patient whose previous employment was as a general labourer.2 Frank died in 1940 in Newark, Lincolnshire, England.3 Frank was buried on 3 May 1940 in Newark Cemetery, Newark, Lincolnshire, England, he is described as no fixed abode and was buried in grave 285F C aged 66.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3721J/003/1.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q2 Newark Volume 7b Page 744.
  4. [S40000] Website deceased on line.

John Cornelius Murphy1

#22438
Last Edited=12 Oct 2012
     John Cornelius Murphy married Victoria Greathead Wilson in 1890.1,2 In 1901 when his daughter Rachel was born he was Sub-Asst-Sut., Govt-Tele.,in Agra, India.3

Children of John Cornelius Murphy and Victoria Greathead Wilson

Sources of Information

  1. [S56] E-mails between Susan Green and Jan Cooper from 9 February 2004 1890 Volume 214 Folio 142 - Index to Bengal Marriages 1874-1896.
  2. [S40046] British LibraryIndia Office Family history search.
  3. [S40000] Website http://indiafamily.bl.uk/UI/
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - indexing project (batch) number: C00072-9 system origin: India-EASy source film number: 527475.

Richard Huitson1

#22439, b. 24 May 1889, d. 14 November 1920
Last Edited=30 Mar 2009
     Richard Huitson was born on 24 May 1889 in 7 Moorfield Cottages, Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England.2 He was the son of John Francis Huitson and Sarah Dickinson.1 Richard died on 14 November 1920 in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England, aged 31 from acute lobar pneumonia, he was described as hawker of fruit.3,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/3 Barrow F Volume 8e Page 882.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1889/3 Barrow F Volume 8e Page 882.
  3. [S11751] Emails between Nicky Huitson and Jan Cooper from 8 November 2005.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q4 Barrow F Volume 8e Page 933 age 31.

Elizabeth A Huitson1

#22440, b. 1923
Last Edited=30 Mar 2009
     Elizabeth A Huitson was born in 1923 in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Henry Huitson and Elizabeth Ann Coward.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q2 Barrow F Volume 8e Page 1211.

Walter Huitson1

#22441, b. 1920, d. 1926
Last Edited=30 Mar 2009
     Walter Huitson was born in 1920 in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England.1 He was the son of John Henry Huitson and Elizabeth Ann Coward.1 Walter died in 1926 in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Barrow F Volume 8e Page 1456.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q4 Barrow F Volume 8a Page 969 age 6.

Hannah Dickinson1

#22442, b. 1846
Last Edited=30 Mar 2009
     Hannah Dickinson was born in 1846 in Kirby in Furness, Lancashire, England.2 She married George Simpson on 9 August 1868 in Register Office, Ulverston, Lancashire, England, after a certificate was issued. George was a widower and employed as a labourer. The ceremony was witnessed by Elizabeth Airey and Thomas Simpson. Both George and Hannah signed the register with their marks.3,4

Child of Hannah Dickinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1946/Q4 Ulverstone Volume XXV Page 185.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q4 Ulverstone Volume XXV Page 185.
  3. [S11751] Emails between Nicky Huitson and Jan Cooper from 8 November 2005.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1868/Q3 Ulverstone Volume 8e Page 976.

George Simpson1

#22443, b. about 1828
Last Edited=30 Mar 2009
     George Simpson was born about 1828 in Dalton, Lancashire, England.1 He married Hannah Dickinson on 9 August 1868 in Register Office, Ulverston, Lancashire, England, after a certificate was issued. George was a widower and employed as a labourer. The ceremony was witnessed by Elizabeth Airey and Thomas Simpson. Both George and Hannah signed the register with their marks.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S11751] Emails between Nicky Huitson and Jan Cooper from 8 November 2005.
  2. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1868/Q3 Ulverstone Volume 8e Page 976.

Robert Charles Henry Darling1

#22444, b. 15 May 1919, d. October 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
Major Robert Charles Henry Darling, 2nd Baron Darling
     Robert Charles Henry Darling was born on 15 May 1919 in New Forest, Hampshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Clive Darling and Eleanor Joan Powell.1 Major Robert Charles Henry Darling, 2nd Baron Darling was educated at Wellington College, Wellington, Berkshire, England. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Darling, of Langham, Essex on 29 May 1936. He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England. He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Somerset Light Infantry and fought in the Second World War. He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Somerset between 1972 and 1974, of Avon in 1974 and of Somerset in 1996.1 He married Bridget Rosemary Whishaw Dickson on 15 August 1942 in New Forest, Hampshire, England, Bridget tended to be known as Rosemary.4 His wife Bridget died on 29 March 1997 in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, aged 78.5 (an unknown value.)6 Robert died in October 2003 in Norwich, Norfolk, England, aged 84.7

Children of Robert Charles Henry Darling and Bridget Rosemary Whishaw Dickson

  • Robert Julian Henry Darling
  • Anna Josephne Bridget Darling
  • Lucinda Mary Joan Darling

Sources of Information

  1. [S40045] Newspapers Irish Times 30 May 1936.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 N Forest Volume 2b Page 960.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q3 New Forest Volume 2b Page 2049.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 1997 Trowbridge District No 7971 Reg No 22C Ent No 062 DOR 0497.
  6. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 2003 Norwich District 6391E Reg No E38B Ent No 080 DOR 1003.

Diane Janet Darling

#22445, b. 1900, d. 25 February 1961
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Diane Janet Darling was born in 1900 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Charles John Darling and Mary Caroline Greathed. In the census of 31 March 1901 in Lady Cross Lodge, Lymington, Hampshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mary Caroline Darling.2 Lord Darling and his daughter Diana left Southampton on 21 August 1926 on board SS Ausonia bound for Quebec. They gave their address in England as 81 Albert Hall Mansions SW7.3 Hon. Diana Janet Darling held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Hampshire in 1941.4 Diane died on 25 February 1961 in Andover, Hampshire, England, She died unmarried.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 460.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 1035 Folio 44 Page 1.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past - UK migration records - 1793 - 1960.
  4. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q1 Andover Volume 6b Page 89 age 60.

James Weyland Darling

#22446, b. 3 May 1922, d. May 1941
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     James Weyland Darling was born on 3 May 1922 in New Forest, Hampshire, England.1 He was the son of John Clive Darling and Eleanor Joan Powell. He died in May 1941 he was killed in action off Crete. He gained the rank of Midshipman in the service of the Royal Navy.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q2 New Forest Volume 2b Page 1218.
  2. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com

Bridget Rosemary Whishaw Dickson

#22447, b. 9 October 1918, d. 29 March 1997
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Bridget Rosemary Whishaw Dickson was born on 9 October 1918 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1,2 She married Robert Charles Henry Darling, son of John Clive Darling and Eleanor Joan Powell, on 15 August 1942 in New Forest, Hampshire, England, Bridget tended to be known as Rosemary.3 Bridget died on 29 March 1997 in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, aged 78.4

Children of Bridget Rosemary Whishaw Dickson and Robert Charles Henry Darling

  • Robert Julian Henry Darling
  • Anna Josephne Bridget Darling
  • Lucinda Mary Joan Darling

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1918/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 255.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q3 New Forest Volume 2b Page 2049.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 1997 Trowbridge District No 7971 Reg No 22C Ent No 062 DOR 0497.