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... Appleby1

#2301, d. before 1881
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     ... married Mary ... ... Died before 1881.

Child of ... Appleby and Mary ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.

Richard Greathead

#2302, b. about 1812, d. 27 January 1871
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Richard Greathead was born about 1812 in Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.1 He was the son of Robert Greathead and Ann Haslam.2 He married Sarah Whitworth on 25 December 1836 in Collegiate, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Sarah Peatfield (X) and Charles Andrew. Both Sarah and Richard were spinners.2,3,4,5 His wife Sarah died on 1 September 1838 in Trumpet Street, Deansgate, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,6,7 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 6 June 1841 in 7 Evans Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Richard was a cotton spinner and had his mother and step sisters living with him.8 He married Elizabeth Barlow on 25 December 1841 in St Mary, Prestwich, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Richard was a widower of Oldham when he married his second wife Elizabeth. The marriage was performed after banns were read and witnessed by John Hunt who left his mark of X, and James Sheldrick. Both Richard and Elizabeth also left their mark as X and their address as Oldham. Richad was a spinner and his father Robert Greathead was a weaver No father was listed on the marriage certificate for Elizabeth.9,10,11,12,4,13,14 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Richard was a spinner, bit of a mystery as with the many children is listed a Richard aged one month but the only Richard that seems to have been born is #1753 in 1862.15 Richard seems to have had several occupations all probably within the same industry. In 1849 he is described as a piecer, a minder in 1853. By 1855 he is a cotton spinner operative.16,17,18 Richard died on 27 January 1871 in 66 Erskine Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,19 His death was registered on 1 February 1871 by Elizabeth Bradley his widow, who made a X and gave her address as 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme in the Chorlton Register Office. The cause of his death was Bronchitis for one week.

Child of Richard Greathead and Sarah Whitworth

Children of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  3. [S40000] Website Lancashire online parish clerk project - LDS film 1565410 Marriages 1836 page 1073 entry 3217.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Lancashire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936.
  6. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1838/Q3 Manchester Volume XX Page 351.
  7. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - DEA/3/251 age 22.
  8. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 580/12 Folio 22 Page 36.
  9. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1841/Q4 Manchester Volume 20 Page 597.
  10. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Bury Record Office Ref CE18/5/162.
  11. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2356187, Digital Folder Number: 004484320, Image Number: 00847 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  12. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE18/5/162.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  14. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  15. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2888 Folio 16 Page 25.
  16. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  17. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  18. [S45001] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of daughter.
  19. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1871/Q1 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 488.
  20. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1842/Q2 Chorlton Volume XX Page 234.
  21. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1844/Q3 Chorlton Volume XX Page 227?
  22. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q4 Chorlton Volume XX Page 243.

George William Faulkner

#2303, b. 1891
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George William Faulkner was born in 1891 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 He was the son of George Faulkner and Ellen Greathead. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Moorsom Street (1 Court 5), Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of George Faulkner.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Court 5 Great Francis Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of George Faulkner George was an unemployed labourer.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 112.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2843 Folio 100 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18242 RG78 Piece 1101 Registration District 385 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 12 Schedule Number 137.

Mary Ellen Greathead1

#2304, b. 12 April 1855
Last Edited=20 Mar 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Mary Ellen Greathead was born on 12 April 1855 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Greathead Mary was a scholar.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Elizabeth Bradley Mary was a domestic servant.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 13 Bk Ormrod Street, Great Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter and believe she was the daughter of Elizabeth who was listed as Betty. Mary was a cotton roster.7 She married Thomas Smith on 18 May 1883 in Holy Trinity, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Samuel Crossley (X) and Eleanor Crossley (X) Thomas was a carpenter and his father was John Smith a weaver. Mary's father Richard was a spinner.8,9,10,11 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 52 Martin Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Smith.12 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 10 Noble Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Smith.13

Children of Mary Ellen Greathead and Thomas Smith

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1855/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 552.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - HUL/66/42.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2888 Folio 16 Page 25.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3996 Folio 49 Page 25/6.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3842 folio 49 page 31 FHL film 1341918.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 332 - GoONS.
  9. [S40000] Website Lancashire online parish clerk project - LDS film 1966126 Marriages 1877 -1886 page 173 entry 346.
  10. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 21/5/346.
  11. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3121 Folio 41 Page 31.
  13. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3627 Folio 123 Page 22.

Louisa Greathead1

#2305, b. 1857
Last Edited=8 Feb 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Louisa Greathead was born in 1857 in Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 32 Hibbert Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Elizabeth Bradley Louisa was a domestic servant.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 13 Bk Ormrod Street, Great Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter and believe she was the daughter of Elizabeth who was listed as Betty. Louisa was a cotton weaver.7 She married Thomas Barlow, son of Robert Barlow and Margaret ..., on 24 June 1882 in St Peter, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony had been witnessed by Henry Barlow and Mary Ellen Greathead (X). Louisa gave her address as 13 Back Ormrod Street and Thomas a roller turner lived at 7 Howell Croft.8,9,10,11 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 7 Howell Croft, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter in law of Robert Barlow.12 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 7 Howell Croft North, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Barlow.13 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 84 Leicester Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Barlow.14

Child of Louisa Greathead

Child of Louisa Greathead and Thomas Barlow

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1857/Q3 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 528.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - HUL/78/38.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2888 Folio 16 Page 25.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3996 Folio 49 Page 25/6.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3842 folio 49 page 31 FHL film 1341918.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 389 - GoONS.
  9. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 18/28/106.
  10. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3124 Volume 145 Page 19.
  13. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3629 Folio 79 Page 35.
  14. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN23390 RG78PN1365 RD461 SD7 ED6 SN324.

Selena Ada Faulkner

#2307, b. 1893
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Selena Ada Faulkner was born in 1893 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of George Faulkner and Ellen Greathead. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Moorsom Street (1 Court 5), Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Faulkner.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Court 5 Great Francis Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Faulkner Selena was a press cycle chain worker at Bramptons.4 She married William E Boardman in 1916 in Aston, Warwickshire, England.5,6

Child of Selena Ada Faulkner and William E Boardman

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 134.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2843 Folio 100 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18242 RG78 Piece 1101 Registration District 385 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 12 Schedule Number 137.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 904.
  6. [S19373] Emails between Garry Boardman and Jan Cooper from 9 December 2007.

Leah Sarah Faulkner

#2308, b. 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Leah Sarah Faulkner was born in 1896 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of George Faulkner and Ellen Greathead. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Moorsom Street (1 Court 5), Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Faulkner.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Court 5 Great Francis Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Faulkner Leah was a cycle chain worker at Bramptons.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Birmingham Vollume 6d Page 160.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2843 Folio 100 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18242 RG78 Piece 1101 Registration District 385 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 12 Schedule Number 137.

Catherine Greathead1

#2309, b. about 1831, d. 1900
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Catherine Greathead was born about 1831 in Bellerby, York, Yorkshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Mary Armstrong. She was baptised on 9 May 1831 in Spennithorne Church, Spennithorne, Yorkshire, England.4 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Bellerby, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Bellerby, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.6,4 Catherine was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Market Place, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Catherine was a confectioner and she was living with her sister and parents.7 Catherine was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at Main Street, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Catherine was a confectioner.8 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bargate, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as a visitor of Thomas Eyles age 57 (Grocer and spirit merchant) born Hunton, York and his wife Elizabeth Eyles age 47 born Tunstall, York. Also their two daughters Ada age 10 and Lizzie age 7 both born Richmond, York. Clementine Morton governess unmarried age 20 born Brunlio, Montomery, Wales. Sarah Thompson unmarried aged 17 general servant born Downholme, York and Frederick Metcalfe grocers apprentice age 14 born Hipswell, York. Catherine was listed as an independent lady with income from dividends.9 Catherine was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in High Street, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Catherine was living on an independent income from dividends, her sister Esther and niece Kathrine were living with her.10 Catherine died in 1900 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England.11

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 b abt 1834.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 b abt 1832.
  4. [S28378] E-mails between Allanah Rowley and Jan Cooper from 25 May 2012.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1254/2 Folio 9 Page 13.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 187 Page 4.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3662 Folio 82 Page 8.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 49 Page 10.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4879 folio 65 page 4 FHL film 1342174.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Page 6.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q2 Scarboro Volume 9d Page 246.

Charles Greathead1

#2310, b. about 1848
Last Edited=1 Aug 2005
     Charles Greathead was born about 1848 in England.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bedmont, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, England, he was listed as a lodger The Bedmont was a public house. Charles was employed as a painter.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 1848.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1441 folio 16 page 25 FHL film 1341349.

William Greathead1

#2311, b. about 1814, d. 1885
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     William Greathead was born about 1814 in Stickney, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Greathead and Maria Brumfield.2 He was baptised on 6 March 1814 in St Luke, Stickney, Lincolnshire, England, Williams father was a labourer.3,4 Joseph, Maria and their two children William and Sarah were removed on 3 March 1817 Stickney to Whaplode Parish. William was listed as a labourer.5 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Littleworth Drove, Deeping Fen, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the boarder William was working as an agricultural labourer working for George Ireland.6 He married Charlotte Lee, daughter of Robert Lee, on 15 May 1848 in St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Joseph and Maria Greathead.7,8,9,10 William was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Turnpike, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, William was an agricultural labourer living with his wife and daughter.11 William was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Turnpike Lane, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, William was an agricultural labourer and was living with his wife Charlotte.12 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, William was an agricultural labourer. William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Turnpike Road, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, William was an agricultural labourer.13 William died in 1885 in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England.14 William was buried on 11 November 1885 in St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.15,16,17

Child of William Greathead and Charlotte Lee

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1542155.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1562-1838 Church of England. Parish Church of Stickney (Lincolnshire) Film 0508050.
  4. [S40000] Website FreeReg.org.uk.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past - Lincolnshire Poor Law removals 1665-1865.
  6. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 606/14 Folio 11 Page 16.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1848/Q2 Holbeach Volume XlV Page 719.
  8. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Film 1542155.
  9. [S40000] Website http://s10.freefronthost.com/mi/.
  10. [S40000] Website Free Reg.org.uk.
  11. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2097 Folio 657 Page 5.
  12. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2330 Folio 74 Page 27.
  13. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3211 folio 58 page 3 FHL film 1341765.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q4 Holbeach Volume 7a Page 228A.
  15. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  16. [S40000] Website www.lincstothepast.com.
  17. [S40000] Website Find my past Lincolnshire - burials.
  18. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q1 Holbeach Volume XIV Page 452.

Charlotte Lee1

#2312, b. about 1822, d. 1899
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Charlotte Lee was born about 1822 in Fleet, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert Lee.2 She married William Greathead, son of Joseph Greathead and Maria Brumfield, on 15 May 1848 in St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Joseph and Maria Greathead.3,4,5,6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Turnpike, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.7 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Turnpike Lane, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.8 In the census of 2 April 1871 in St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Turnpike Road, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.9 Charlotte was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in The Cottage, Turnpike Side, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, Charlotte was living on her own means.10 Charlotte died in 1899 in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England.11 Charlotte was buried on 28 August 1899 in St Mary, Whaplode, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.12,13

Child of Charlotte Lee and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1542155.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1848/Q2 Holbeach Volume XlV Page 719.
  4. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Film 1542155.
  5. [S40000] Website http://s10.freefronthost.com/mi/.
  6. [S40000] Website Free Reg.org.uk.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2097 Folio 657 Page 5.
  8. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2330 Folio 74 Page 27.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3211 folio 58 page 3 FHL film 1341765.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2569 Folio 151 Page 4.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q3 Holbeach Volume 7a Page 268.
  12. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  13. [S40000] Website Find my past Lincolnshire - burials.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q1 Holbeach Volume XIV Page 452.

Edward Greathead1

#2313, b. 17 July 1864, d. 1940
Last Edited=11 Apr 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Edward Greathead was born on 17 July 1864 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4,5,6,7,8 He was the son of John Greathead and Ann Smith. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead Edward was a scholar.9 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Winterlow, Colburn, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the servant of John Robt Ward a farmer with 200 acres and his family. He was employed as an indoor farm servant.10 He married Annie Green in 1890 in Alcester, Warwickshire, England.11 Edward was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Hexley Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, England, Edward was a butler in domestic service.12 He witnessed the marriage of Ada Ellwood and George Greathead on 24 September 1898 in St Matthew the Apostle, Burnley, Lancashire, England.13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20 Edward was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 15 Avenue Place, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, Edward was a roadman.21 Edward was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Peart Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England, Edward was a gardener living with his wife and four of their six children in a five roomed home.22 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Edward was listed as living at 27 Boundary Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England with his wife Annie. And their daughter Hetty. Edward was a retired private estate gardener.23 Edward died in 1940 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.24,4,25

Children of Edward Greathead and Annie Green

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S3655] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  5. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  6. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1864/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 9D Page 519.
  7. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4306E/005.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4876 Folio 40 Page 6.
  10. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4881 folio 58 page 4 FHL film 1342174.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q2 Alcester Volume 6d Page 1034.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2481 Folio 25 page 16.
  13. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1526143.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1898/Q3 Burnley Volume 8c Page 412.
  15. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Burnley Record Office Ref CE105/2/163.
  16. [S40000] Website Lancashire online parish clerk project - LDS film 1471023 Marriages 1897 -1900 page 20 entry 30.
  17. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE105/2/163.
  18. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  19. [S40000] Website wikipedia.
  20. [S7] Ancestry.com - Lancashire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936.
  21. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4055 folio 102 page 32.
  22. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 24808 RG78 Piece 1421 Registration District 472 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 30 Schedule number 196.
  23. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4306E/005/41.
  24. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q2 Burnley Volume 8e Page 379.
  25. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - BUE/11/15 age 74.

Charles Greathead1

#2314, b. 25 June 1856, d. 13 September 1908
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Charles Greathead was born on 25 June 1856 in Scotton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, No father was indicated on the birth certificate.2,3 He was the son of Jane Greathead. His birth was registered at Richmond Register Office on 18 July 1856 by his mother Jane who signed with a X. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the grand son of Edward Greathead He was listed as William although I believe this was Charles.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 10 Low Plantation Row, Coxhoe, Durham, England, he was listed as the nephew of Joseph Ridley Charles was a labourer.5 He married Emma Ward, daughter of Thomas Shires Ward and Hannah Normington, on 8 August 1880 in St Mary, Prestwich, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Hancock and Mary Goldthorpe. Emma lived at 8 Egerton Street, Oldham, Lancashire, her father Thomas Ward was an over corker. Charles was living at 24 Ratcliffe Street, in Oldham, he was an iron moulder. He states his father was William Greathead deceased but since there was no fathers name on the birth certificate I think this may be for the benefit of the vicar.6,7,8,9,10,11,12 Charles was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 24 Lodge Street, Oldham, Lancashire, England, Charles was an moulder iron.13 It would appear that Charles Schofield was living with Emma and Charles Greathead in 1886.14 Charles was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in 182 Shaw Road, Oldham, Lancashire, England, Charles was an iron moulder.15 He was the informant of his son Oswald death.14 Charles died on 13 September 1908 in County Hospital, Durham, England, aged 52 from pernicious anaemia cardiac syncope.16,14 His death was registered on 19 September 1908 by Emma, his widow. She gave her husbands previous occupation as a coal miner of Sunnyside, Ludworth in the Saint Oswald Register Office. The cause of his death was Pernicious Anaemia and Cardiac Syncope.14

Children of Charles Greathead and Emma Ward

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1856/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 479.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 60 Page 8 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4966 Folio 140 Page 31.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Prestwich Volume 8d Page 510.
  7. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Bury Record Office Ref CE 18/30/76.
  8. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2356230, Digital Folder Number: 004484326, Image Number: 00427 and Film Number: 2356235, Digital Folder Number: 004497191, Image Number: 00279 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  9. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE18/30/76.
  10. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  12. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  13. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4068 folio 135 page 46 FHL film 1341973.
  14. [S12238] Emails between Ann Russell and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  15. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3309 Folio 55 Page 44.
  16. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1908/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 219.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 640.
  18. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 635.
  19. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q3 Oldham Volume 8d Page 659.

Emma Ward1

#2315, b. 16 May 1860, d. 4 November 1953
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
Emma Greathead née Ward
     Emma Ward was born on 16 May 1860 in Horsedge Fold, Oldham, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Shires Ward and Hannah Normington.2 Her birth was registered at Register Office on 16 June 1860 by Ann Ward who was the occupier of Horsedge Fold, Oldham. Ann signed with an X and declared the fathers occupation as a cotton spinner. Was Ann little Emmas Grandma? or did the registrar mishear the name Ann for Hannah !2

She married Charles Greathead, son of Jane Greathead, on 8 August 1880 in St Mary, Prestwich, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Hancock and Mary Goldthorpe. Emma lived at 8 Egerton Street, Oldham, Lancashire, her father Thomas Ward was an over corker. Charles was living at 24 Ratcliffe Street, in Oldham, he was an iron moulder. He states his father was William Greathead deceased but since there was no fathers name on the birth certificate I think this may be for the benefit of the vicar.5,6,7,8,9,10,11 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 24 Lodge Street, Oldham, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Charles Greathead.12 Emma informed the authorities of her son Ernest's death.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 182 Shaw Road, Oldham, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Charles Schofield.13 I have been sent a wonderful picture of Ethel and her two sisters Alice and Ada.2 Emma died on 4 November 1953 in 78 Devon Street, Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 93.14 Her death was registered on 5 November 1953 by her granddaughter V Coombes # 12233 of 78 Devon Street, Oldham in the Register Office. The cause of her death was Cerebral Thrombosis and Monkebergs Sclorosis.2

Children of Emma Ward and Charles Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S12238] Emails between Ann Russell and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1860/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d page 504.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Prestwich Volume 8d Page 510.
  6. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Bury Record Office Ref CE 18/30/76.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2356230, Digital Folder Number: 004484326, Image Number: 00427 and Film Number: 2356235, Digital Folder Number: 004497191, Image Number: 00279 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE18/30/76.
  9. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  11. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  12. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4068 folio 135 page 46 FHL film 1341973.
  13. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3309 Folio 55 Page 44.
  14. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1953/Q4 Oldham Volume 10f Page 103.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 640.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 635.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q3 Oldham Volume 8d Page 659.

David Greathead1

#2316, b. 30 November 1828, d. 1891
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 22 - Thomas Greathead
     David Greathead was baptised on 30 November 1828 in St Mary (Priory), Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, The family lived in Forest Lane, his father was a butcher.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Grace Tomlinson. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Newgate Street, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.4 He married Lucy Sophia Stephenson in 1848 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, Lucy was David's first wife.5 David was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, David was an agricultural labourer living with his wife.6 David was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Park Road, Stocks Yard, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, David was an agricultural labourer and was living with his father and nephew Henry Stevenson.7 David was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 2 April 1871 in 49 Lead Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, David was a railway labourer.8 His wife Lucy died on 1876 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.9 He married Mary Ann Hopkinson in 1876 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, Mary was David's second wife.10 David was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Ct1 Castle St No 9, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, David was a general labourer.11 His wife Mary died on 11 September 1881 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.12,13 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 13 Bridge Place, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, he was listed as the brother of William Greathead David was a carter.14 David died in 1891 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.15 David was buried on 2 December 1891 in St Mary (Priory), Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.16

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1609-1857 Church of England. Parish Church of Worksop Film 0504543.
  3. [S40000] Website FreeReg.org.uk.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 852/7 Folio 9 Page 11.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1848/Q3 Worksop Volume XV Page 900.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2123 Folio 65 Page 25.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2418 Folio 26 Page 11.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3458 folio 32 page 2.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q2 Worksop Volume 7b Page 21.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q3 Worksop Volume 7b Page 75.
  11. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3305 folio 33 page 21 FHL film 1341787.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q3 Worksop Volume 7b Page 19.
  13. [S40045] Newspapers Sheffield Independent 15 September 1881 - FMP.
  14. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2643 Folio 109 Page 2.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q4 Worksop Volume 7b Page 17.
  16. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.

Mary Ann Hopkinson1

#2317, b. about 1829, d. 11 September 1881
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 22 - Thomas Greathead
     Mary Ann Hopkinson was born about 1829 in Ireland.1 She married David Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Grace Tomlinson, in 1876 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, Mary was David's second wife.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Ct1 Castle St No 9, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the wife of David Greathead.3 Mary died on 11 September 1881 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England.4,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q3 Worksop Volume 7b Page 75.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3305 folio 33 page 21 FHL film 1341787.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q3 Worksop Volume 7b Page 19.
  5. [S40045] Newspapers Sheffield Independent 15 September 1881 - FMP.

Thomas Greathead1,2,3

#2318, b. 1830, d. 2 November 1913
Last Edited=19 Oct 2018
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Thomas Greathead was born in 1830 in Streetlam, Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson. He was baptised on 25 December 1830 in Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England.2,3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Streetlam, Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.5 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Streetlam, Danby Wiske, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead Thomas was a farm labourer.3,6 He married Mary Whittaker in 1853 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.7 Thomas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Village, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, Thomas was an agricultural labourer.8 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, Thomas was a waggon driver.9 Thomas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, Thomas was a coal miner. Also boarding with the family was the unmarried William Stewart age 28 also a coal miner who was born in Acklam, Northumberland.10 He married Elizabeth Wilbert in 1889 in Auckland, Durham, England.11 Thomas was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in The Alley, Witton Gilbert, Durham, England, Thomas was a farm labourer.12 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 5 Burn Place, Willington, Durham, England, Thomas was a scavenger.13 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 5 Burn Place, Willington Court, Willington, Durham, England, Thomas was a coal miner hewer living with his wife and son in their two roomed home. They are also described as old age pensioners. They had three boarders.14 Thomas died on 2 November 1913 in 5 Burn Place, Willington, Durham, England, Certificate states aged 80.15,16

Children of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker

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. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO 107 Piece 1244/1 Folio 4 Page 3.
  6. [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.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 697.
  8. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3663 Folio 56 Page 11 - kindly provided by Christine Tate.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  10. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 357a.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4122 Folio 81 Page 13.
  13. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4681 Folio 135 Page 12.
  14. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29941 RG78 Piece 1732 registration district 551 sub district 1 enumerationd district 19 schedule number 233.
  15. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1913/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 428.
  16. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Mary Whittaker1,2,3,4

#2319, b. about 1833, d. 1884
Last Edited=19 Oct 2018
     Mary Whittaker was born about 1833 in Streatham, London, England.5,1,2 She married Thomas Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Johnson, in 1853 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.6 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Village, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead.7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead.8 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead.9 Mary died in 1884 in Lanchester, Durham, England.10

Children of Mary Whittaker and Thomas 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. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 697.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3663 Folio 56 Page 11 - kindly provided by Christine Tate.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 171.

Mary Ann Greathead1,2,3

#2320, b. 1860
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mary Ann Greathead was born in 1860 in Yafforth, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Village, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead Mary was a scholar.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead.7

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 - 1860/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 461.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3663 Folio 56 Page 11 - kindly provided by Christine Tate.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.

John Henry Greathead1,2,3

#2321, b. 1867, d. 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 Henry Greathead was born in 1867 in Haverdon Hill, Abbington, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker. In the census of 2 April 1871 in 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead John was a scholar.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead John was a coal miner.7 He was a coal carter (horse and wagon) a bookmaker and a deputy (type of foreman) at Streetly Colliery, nr Worksop, seemed a bit versatile. He also applied for a hangmans job.8 John enlisted in Newcastle upon Tyne on 10 December 1885 when he was aged 18 years 11 months old into the Durham Light Infantry. His Number was 2262. He was discharged on 9 December 1897.9 John signed on for short term service on 24 April 1900 into the Royal Reserve Regiment, he had formerly served in the Durham Light Infantry. He was a miner of 34 years. He admitted to serving 7 days imprisonment. He was 5 foot 10 inches tall, weighing in at 152 lbs, had a chest measurement of 35 inches, with fair complexion, brown eyes and brown hair.10 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 5 Burn Place, Willington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead John was a coal miner hewer.11 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 5 Burn Place, Willington Court, Willington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead John was a bricklayer.12 John died in 1929 in Durham, England.13

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 - 1867/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 54.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.
  8. [S5746] Letters between William Greathead and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  9. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO97/2930/99.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4681 Folio 135 Page 12.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29941 RG78 Piece 1732 registration district 551 sub district 1 enumerationd district 19 schedule number 233.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q1 Durham Volume 10a Page 614.

Eliza Annie Greathead1,2,3

#2322, b. 1869, d. 1900
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Eliza Annie Greathead was born in 1869 in Pelton, Chester le Street, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker. In the census of 2 April 1871 in 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead Eliza was a scholar.6 She married Joseph Wilkinson, son of Robert Wilkinson and Mary Ewart, in 1886 in Lanchester, Durham, England.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Lennox Cottages, Longbenton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Wilkinson.8 Eliza died in 1900 in Tynemouth, Durham, England, possibly giving birth to a daughter who also died.9

Children of Eliza Annie Greathead and Joseph Wilkinson

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 - 1869/Q1 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 478.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 371.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4233 Folo 105 Page 4.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Tynemouth Volume 10b Page 174.
  10. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Tynemouth Volume 10b Page 271.

Sarah Isabel Greathead1,2,3

#2323, b. 1871, d. 1888
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Sarah Isabel Greathead was born in 1871 in Greencroft, Lanchester, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead Sarah was a scholar.5 Sarah died in 1888 in Lanchester, Durham, England.6

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 - 1871/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 339.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4949 folio 49 page 33 FHL film 1342190.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 165.

William Thomas Greathead1,2

#2324, b. 26 December 1856, d. 1909
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     William Thomas Greathead was born on 26 December 1856 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.3,4 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Yafforth Village, Yafforth, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead William was a scholar.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 22 Burnhope, Holmside, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead William was a miner.6 He married Mary Isabella Anderson, daughter of Matthew Anderson and Mary ..., on 12 April 1880 in Register Office, Lanchester, Durham, England, The marriage was witnessed by Matthew Anderson and Rosina Robson. William signed with an X. His occupation was listed as a coal trimmer.2,7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 25 Office Street, Brandon and Byshottles, Durham, England, he was listed as a boarder of Matthew Anderson William, with his wife and small son was boarding with his parents in law. He was a coal miner.8 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Hedley Cottages, Kyo, Lanchester, Durham, England, William was a coal miner.9 William was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at Headley Cottages, South Moor, Oxhill, Lanchester, Durham, England, William was a stoneman in the coal mine.10 William died in 1909 in Lanchester, Durham, England.11

Children of William Thomas Greathead and Mary Isabella Anderson

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S2433] Emails between Susan Langley and Jan Cooper from 22 January 2001.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1857/Q1 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 423.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3663 Folio 56 Page 11 - kindly provided by Christine Tate.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4960 Folio 31 Page 38.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 279.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4952 Folio 81/2 Page 16/17.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4088 Folio 51 Page 40.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4666 Folio 15 Page 21.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 155.

Mary Isabella Anderson1,2,3

#2325, b. 1864, d. 1935
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
     Mary Isabella Anderson was born in 1864 in Framwellgate Moor, Durham, England.1,4 She was the daughter of Matthew Anderson and Mary ... In the census of 2 April 1871 in South Hetton, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Matthew Anderson Mary was a scholar.5 She married William Thomas Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Mary Whittaker, on 12 April 1880 in Register Office, Lanchester, Durham, England, The marriage was witnessed by Matthew Anderson and Rosina Robson. William signed with an X. His occupation was listed as a coal trimmer.2,6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 25 Office Street, Brandon and Byshottles, Durham, England, she was listed as a boarder of Matthew Anderson Mary, with her husband and small son are boarding with her parents.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Hedley Cottages, Kyo, Lanchester, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of William Thomas Greathead.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Headley Cottages, South Moor, Oxhill, Lanchester, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of William Thomas Greathead.9 Her husband William died on 1909 in Lanchester, Durham, England.10 Mary was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 5 Moor Street, Stanley, Lanchester, Durham, England, Mary was living with children and grandaughter in her two roomed home.11 She married William Jefferson in 1911 in Lanchester, Durham, England.12 Mary died in 1935 in Lanchester, Durham, England.13

Children of Mary Isabella Anderson and William Thomas Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S2433] Emails between Susan Langley and Jan Cooper from 22 January 2001.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4970 Folio 71 Page 72.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 279.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4952 Folio 81/2 Page 16/17.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4088 Folio 51 Page 40.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4666 Folio 15 Page 21.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 155.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29860 RG78 Piece 1729 Registration district 550 subdistrict 1 enumeration district 9 schedule number 239.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q4 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 592.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 371 age 70.