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Joseph James Dunstall
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Joseph James Greathead (1)
(1798-1877)
Sarah Dunstall
(1800-1880)

Joseph James Greathead (2)
(1823-1917)

 

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Eliza Waghorn

Joseph James Greathead (2) 262

  • Born: 3 Nov 1823, Otley, Yorkshire, England 262,307,544
  • Christened: 4 Jan 1824, All Saints, Otley, Yorkshire, England 262,307
  • Marriage: Eliza Waghorn on 26 Dec 1852 in Sheppey, Sheerness, Kent, England 262
  • Died: Mar 1917, St Leonards on Sea, Sussex, England at age 93 262
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. 3 November 1823, d. 1917, #2064
Relationship=2nd great-grandson of William Greathead <p148.htm>.
Last Edited=22 Jul 2005

Joseph James Greathead was born on 3 November 1823 in Otley, Yorkshire, England <pd26.htm>.1,6,3 He was the son of Joseph James Greathead <p74.htm> and Sarah Dunstall <p74.htm>.5 He was baptized on 4 January 1824 in Otley, Yorkshire, England <pd26.htm>.3,7 Joseph James Greathead was also known as Joshua. In the census of 7 June 1841 in High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent, England <pd12.htm>, he was listed as the son of Joseph James Greathead <p74.htm>.4,8 He married Eliza Waghorn, daughter of ... Waghorn <p524.htm>, in 1852 in Sheppey, Sheerness, Kent, England <pd12.htm>.3,9,4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 4 Chapel Street, Sheerness, Kent, England <pd12.htm>, he was listed as the brother in law of Edward Waghorn <p524.htm> Joseph was a Chief Engineer in the Royal Navy and would normally be on board the Cumberland.10 Joseph was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in New Road, 10 Newton Terrace, St Margaret, Rochester, Kent, England <pd12.htm>, Joseph was a Chief Engineer Royal Navyon the retired list.11 Joseph was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 158 Lancaster Road, Kensington, London, England <pd17.htm>, Joseph was a Chief Engineer Royal Navy on the retired list.12 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 87 Ladbroke Grove, Kensington, London, England <pd17.htm>, he was listed as the visitor of Dr Joseph Ernest Bullock <p99.htm> Joseph was a Fleet engineer in the Royal Navy.6 His mother Eliza Greathead died on 26 November 1905.13,14 He received probate on 11 December 1904 in London. Joseph was listed as a retired naval officer.14 He died in 1917 in St Leonards on Sea, Sussex, England <pd22.htm>.3,15

Children of Joseph James Greathead and Eliza Waghorn <p83.htm>
Joseph Arthur Waghorn Greathead <p83.htm>+ b. 13 Oct 1853, d. 14 Feb 1893
Ada Eliza Greathead <p83.htm>+ b. 1862
Sources of information
[S1881000 <s1.htm>] National 1881 Index CD and/or Ancestry.com, 1881 census.
[S1901000 <s1.htm>] RG13 31 March 1901.
[S4176 <s1.htm>] E-mails from Audrey Summerill to Jan Cooper, from 30 September 2002.
[S9057 <s1.htm>] E-mails from Judith Lancefield to Jan Cooper, from 24 March 2003.
[S50029 <s1.htm>] Www.firstfamilies2001.net.au.
[S1901002 <s1.htm>] Census 1901, RG13 Piece 27 Folio 73 Page 89, copy of enumeration sheet obtained from www.Ancestry.co.uk. <../Census Images/RG13 - 27 - 73 - 89.jpg> 0100090000035f00000003001c00000000000400000003010600050000000c02ec09c41d07000000fc020000000000000000040000002d01000008000000fa0200000000000000000000040000002d0101001c000000fb020c00090000000000900100000000000202024d532053616e73205365726966000a0027008a0100000000ffffffff78d31300040000002d0102001300000021051a00436c69636b20746f20766965772063656e73757320696d616765a3fd0204030000000000 <../Census Images/RG13 - 27 - 73 - 89.jpg>
[S50002 <s1.htm>] IGI Family Record Family Search International Genealogical Index v 5.0 British Isles/Africa, International Genealogical Index (TM) (IGI) Entry.
[S1841000 <s1.htm>] , 1841 census.
[S51837 <s1.htm>] GRO Indexes, www 1837 or Free BMD, 1952/Q4 Sheppey Volume 2a Page 1013.
[S1861000 <s1.htm>] Census 1861 RG9 - 7 April 1861 from various sources , RG9 Piece 531 Folio 138 Page 1 and RG9 Piece 4480 Folio 51 Page 3.
[S1881000 <s1.htm>] National 1881 Index CD and/or Ancestry.com, 1881 census ,RG11 Piece 0887 folio 29 page 25 FHL film 1341210.
[S1891007 <s1.htm>] Census 1891, RG12 Piece 25 Folio 92 Page 3 copy of the enumeration sheet obtained from Ancestry. <../Census Images/RG12 - 25 - 92 - 3.jpg> 0100090000035f00000003001c00000000000400000003010600050000000c02ec09c41d07000000fc020000000000000000040000002d01000008000000fa0200000000000000000000040000002d0101001c000000fb020c00090000000000900100000000000202024d532053616e73205365726966000a0027008a0100000000ffffffff78d31300040000002d0102001300000021051a00436c69636b20746f20766965772063656e73757320696d616765a3fd0204030000000000 <../Census Images/RG12 - 25 - 92 - 3.jpg>
[S51837 <s1.htm>] GRO Indexes, www 1837 or Free BMD, 1905/Q4 Kensington Volume 1a Page 103.
[S50027 <s1.htm>] Wills Index in Probate Office.
[S51837 <s1.htm>] GRO Indexes, www 1837 or Free BMD, 1917/Q1 Hastings Volume 2b Page 75.

At the time of the 1881 census, they had a servant girl, age 20.

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Alt. Birth, 1824. 27

Baptism. 262 baptized on 4 January 1824 in Otley, Yorkshire, England

Residence, 1861, No. 2 Chapel St., Minster, Sheerness, Kent, England. 166 Living here are Edward as head, wife Jane, sister Maria, Brother-in-law Joseph James Greathead, sister-in-law Eliza, nephew Joseph, and a servant.

Occupation: Chief Engineer of the Royal Navy, 1861, Kent, Blue Town, Minster, England. 166

Residence, 1881, No. 10 Newton Terrace, St. Margaret, Rochester, Kent, England. 27 Census location: Rochester, St. Margaret Kent, England.

Living here are Joseph J. Greathead as head, wife Eliza, and children Joseph A., Ada E, and a general servant.

Occupation: Chief Engineer R N Retired List, 1881. 27

Occupation: Gentleman, 1881. 67

Residence, 1895-1913, 87 Ladbroke Grove, London, England. 545 Rented one room on the second floor, furnished. One British pound/week. Rented from Dr. Bullock, 87 Ladbroke Grove.

Residence, 1891, 158 Lancaster Kensington Town, Kensington, London, England. 546 Living here are Joseph as head, and wife Eliza. Also here is a cook and a general servant.

Occupation: Retired Fleet Engineer, 1891. 546

Travel, 1901, 87 Ladbroke Grove, London, England. 547 Living here are Joseph E. Bullock as head, wife Ada, children Arthur, Gerald, and Eva. Visiting here are Joseph J. Greathead and Eliza. Also a visitor is William A. Evans.

Residence, 1911. 544 Living with Joseph Ernest Bullock, his wife Ada, sons Arthur Ernest, Gerald Frank, and Ena Ada. There were also 3 servants in the house - a parlour maid, a cook, and a housemaid.

Occupation: Fleet Engineer, R.R., Retired, 1911. 544


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Joseph married Eliza Waghorn, daughter of Thomas Waghorn and Eliza, on 26 Dec 1852 in Sheppey, Sheerness, Kent, England.262 (Eliza Waghorn was born about 1823 in Sheerness, Kent, England 262 and died on 26 Nov 1905 in Nottinghill, London, England 167,262.)


bullet  Marriage Notes:

Folio: 284, Joseph James Greathead, then aged 29, married Eliza Waghorn on 26 Dec 1852 at Minster, Isle of Sheppy, Kent (marriage recorded for potential Royal Navy widow's pension). Open Document, Open Description, held by The National Archives, Kew. -- from The National Archives of the U.K. www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/catalogue



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