Rev. 27 Feb. 2012, Gen. 197

 

DESCENDANTS OF RALPH GREAVES OF SHEFFIELD, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Ralph Greaves (1) may have been born about 1505, and died in 1565.  He married Elline ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

+2.   John Greaves, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF RALPH GREAVES (1)

John Greaves (2) was a son of Ralph Greaves, but nothing else is known of him.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

+3.   John Greaves, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. 1631.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (2)

John Greaves (3) died in 1631.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

+4.   Nicholas Greaves, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d.c. 1661.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (3)

Nicholas Greaves (4) died about 1661.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

+5.   John Greaves, b.c. 1634, m. Gertrude Bright, d.c. 1692.

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF NICHOLAS GREAVES (4)

John Greaves (5) was born about 1634 in Bradfield, Yorkshire, England, and died about 1692.  He married Gertrude Bright, daughter of Henry Bright and Gertrude Ramscar.  She was born in 1634 in Sheffield, Yorkshire.  All their children were born in Bradfield, Yorkshire.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

    6.  Elizabeth Greaves, b. 1653.

    7.  Ann Greaves, b. 1657, d. 1658 (Bradfield, Yorks.).

    8.  Sarah Greaves, b. 1665.

    9.  Gertrude Greaves, b. 1668, d. 1672 (Bradfield, Yorks.).  Bur. 23 Feb. 1672 in Bradfield.

+10.   William Greaves, b. 1670, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. 1743.

    11.   Henry Greaves, b. 1675, d. 1686 (Bradfield, Yorks.).  Bur. 17 Jan. 1686 in Bradfield.

 

 

GENERATION 6

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (5) AND GERTRUDE BRIGHT

William Greaves (10) was born in 1670 in Bradfield, Yorkshire, and died 3 July 1743.  He married ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

+12.   William Greaves, b.c. 1695, m(1) Susanna Parkin, 9 Feb. 1726, m(2) Ann Haigue, 10 April 1735, d. 2 Nov. 1788.

 

 

GENERATION 7

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (10)

William Greaves (12) was born about 1695 and died 2 Nov. 1788.  He first married Susanna Parkin on 9 Feb. 1726.  He married second Ann Haigue on 10 April 1735.  She died 20 June 1743.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves, by Susanna Parkin

+13.   William Greaves, b. 26 Dec. 1729, m(1) Ann Yeardley, 26 Dec. 1752, m(2) Hannah Swift, 8 Aug. 1771, d. 20 April 1811.

Children - Greaves, by Ann Haigue

+14.   John Greaves, b. 2 May 1735, m. Mary Brook, 20 Oct. 1767, d. 6 May 1789.

    15.   Martha Greaves, b. 23 July 1736, m. Matthew Stringer, 6 Sept. 1759.

+16.   George Greaves, b. 26 Dec. 1738, m(1) Mary Lister, 15 Oct. 1761, m(2) Martha Bailey, 14 May 1767, d. 24 Nov. 1765.

+17.   Charles Greaves, b. 13 April 1743, m. Martha Hattersley, 20 Oct. 1765, d. 17 May 1776.

 

 

GENERATION 8

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (12)

William Greaves (13) was born 26 Dec. 1729 and died 20 April 1811.  He first married Ann Yeardley on 26 Dec. 1752.  She was born in 1731 and died 21 Feb. 1770.  He married second Hannah Swift on 8 Aug. 1771.  She was born in 1735 and died 18 Feb. 1812.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves, by Ann Yeardley

    18.   Sarah Greaves, b. 7 Nov. 1753, m. Thomas Twigg, 10 March 1777.

    19.   Mary Greaves, b. 7 May 1756, m. William Loxley, 9 Oct. 1776.

+20.   William Greaves, b. 30 Oct. 1758, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. 28 March 1780.

+21.   George Greaves, b. 18 Nov. 1760, m(1) Lydia Loxley, 26 Sept. 1786, m(2) Mary (Steel) Wing, 8 Oct. 1799, d. 2 July 1822.

    22.   Charles Greaves, b. 5 Jan. 1763, d. 11 May 1841.

+23.   John Greaves, b. 13 June 1765, m. Mary Beamond, 24 July 1808, d. 17 Aug. 1837.

    24.   Ann Greaves, b. 26 Dec. 1767, m. Thomas Wragg, 9 Aug. 1789.

Children - Greaves, by Hannah Swift

    25.   Thomas Greaves

    26.   Hannah Greaves, m. Benjamin Hasland, 24 Aug. 1794.

    27.   Susannah Greaves, d. 14 April 1779.

+28.   Samuel Greaves, b.c. 1779, m. Mary Couldwell, 12 Aug. 1805, d. 15 March 1859.

 

John Greaves (14) was born 2 May 1735 and died 6 May 1789.  He married Mary Brook on 20 Oct. 1767.  She was baptized 12 Oct. 1767 and died about 5 March 1795.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    29.   Ann Greaves, b. 23 Oct. 1768, d. 20 June 1773.

    30.   William Greaves, b. 20 Oct. 1769, d. 7 Feb. 1842.

+31.   George Greaves, b. 8 April 1772, m. Hannah ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. 7 Sept. 1843.

    32.   John Greaves, b. 12 Jan. 1774, d. 13 Jan. 1855.

    33.   Richard Greaves, b. 13 Oct. 1775, d. 11 March 1849.

    34.   Betty Greaves, b. 29 July 1777.

    35.   Catherine Greaves, b. 22 Oct. 1779, d. 23 Nov. 1781.

    36.   Mary Greaves, b. 12 Sept. 1781, d. 28 May 1782.

    37.   Joseph Greaves, b. 12 Dec. 1784, d. 6 May 1788.

 

George Greaves (16) was born 26 Dec. 1738 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He first married Mary Lister on 15 Oct. 1761 in Ecclesfield Parish Church near Sheffield, Yorks.  She died 24 Nov. 1765.  He married second Martha Bailey on 14 May 1767 in Ecclesfield Parish Church.  George may have been a filesmith.  All their children were baptized in Ecclesfield Parish Church, and most of them were buried there.  (R‑1, R‑4)

Children - Greaves, by Mary Lister

    38.   John Greaves, b. 25 April 1763, d. 12 Nov. 1763.  Twin of Charles.

    39.   Charles Greaves, bapt. 25 April 1763.  Twin of John.

Children - Greaves, by Martha Bailey

    40.   Joseph Greaves, bapt. 15 March 1768, d. 1804.  Bur. 4 Jan. 1804.

    41.   Samuel Greaves, bapt. 3 May 1769.

    42.   Mary Greaves, bapt. 26 Sept. 1770, bur. 16 Nov. 1773.

    43.   Lydia Greaves, bapt. 2 Jan. 1772.

    44.   James Greaves, bapt. 5 Sept. 1773.

    45.   Mathew Greaves, bapt. 2 Jan. 1775.

    46.   Rhoda Greaves, bapt. 17 Feb. 1777, bur. 15 May 1801.

    47.   George Greaves, bapt. 2 July 1778, bur. 9 April 1779.

+48.   Benjamin Greaves, bapt. 3 March 1780, m(1) Elizabeth Johnson, 8 Feb. 1802, m(2) Ann Wing, 20[1] May 1805, d. Sept. 1864.

+49.   William Greaves, bapt. 14 June 1782, m. Sara Parker, 5 Sept. 1808.

    50.   Ebenezer Greaves, bapt. 3 Dec. 1783, d. March 1851.  Bur. 18 March 1851.

    51.   Thomas Greaves, bapt. 28 Aug. 1785.

+52.   Martha Greaves, bapt. 3 Aug. 1787, m. William Tingle, 15 April 1805.

 

Charles Greaves (17) was born 13 April 1743 and died 17 May 1776, both in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England.  He married Martha Hattersley on 20 Oct. 1765.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    53.   Joshua Greaves

+54.   George Greaves, b.c. 1768, m. Mary Wing, 8 Oct. 1799, d. 10 Feb. 1848.

    55.   William Greaves, d. 15 March 1771 (Ecclesfield, Yorkshire).

    56.   Richard Greaves

 

 

GENERATION 9

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (13)

William Greaves (20) was born 30 Oct. 1758 and died 28 March 1780.  He married ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    57.   Thomas Greaves

    58.   Hannah Greaves, m. Benjamin Hasland, 24 Aug. 1794.

    59.   Susannah Greaves, d. 14 April 1779.

    60.   Samuel Greaves

 

George Greaves (21) was born 18 Nov. 1760 and died 2 July 1822.  He first married Lydia Loxley on 26 Sept. 1786 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  She died 29 May 1797 in Cartin Brook, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He married second Mary (Steel) Wing, daughter of Matthew Steel and Mary Nicholson of Kimberworth, on 8 Oct. 1799.  Mary was the widow of William Wing whom she married 23 March 1786 in Rotherham.  She was baptized 25 Jan. 1765 in Rotherham.  It was her daughter, Ann Wing, by her first marriage who married Benjamin Greaves (#48).  (R‑1, R‑3)

Children - Greaves

    61.   William Greaves, d. 13 July 1787.

    62.   Elizabeth Greaves, d. 24 Jan. 1789.

    63.   Thomas Greaves

    64.   George Greaves

    65.   John Greaves

 

John Greaves (23) was born 13 June 1765 and died 17 Aug. 1837.  He married Mary Beamond on 24 July 1808.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    66.   Mary Greaves, b. 18 April 1809, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Crow.

+67.   William Greaves, b. 20 Oct. 1811, m. Mary Rushworth.

    68.   Sarah Greaves, b. 27 Feb. 1813, d. 28 Aug. 1828.

    69.   Harriet Greaves, b. 10 May 1815, d. 27 Aug. 1834.

    70.   Ann Greaves, b. 12 Dec. 1819, d. 8 Jan. 1880.

    71.   Elizabeth Greaves, b. 8 Jan. 1829, m. William Hoyland, 3 Feb. 1853.

 

Samuel Greaves (28) was born about 1779, was baptized 8 Jan. 1779 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England, and died 15 March 1859.  He married Mary Couldwell on 12 Aug. 1805.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

+72.   William John Greaves, b. 6 Sept. 1806, m. Mary Winks, 28 Feb. 1841, d. 18 March 1858.

    73.   Thomas Greaves, d. 19 Dec. 1824.

    74.   John Greaves, d. 2 Dec. 1816.

    75.   Mary Ann Greaves, d. 27 Jan. 1825.

    76.   George Greaves, d. 25 May 1887.

    77.   Charles Greaves

    78.   James Greaves

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (14) AND MARY BROOK

George Greaves (31) was born 8 April 1772 and died 7 Sept. 1843.  He married Hannah ‑‑‑‑‑‑.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

+79.   John Brook Greaves, b. 24 Sept. 1805, m. Sarah Spilling, d. 29 June 1878.

 

CHILDREN OF GEORGE GREAVES (16)

Benjamin Greaves (48) was born 3 March 1780.  He first married Elizabeth Johnson, daughter of Joseph Johnson of Woodseat and Mary ‑‑‑‑‑‑, on 8 Feb. 1802 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  She was baptized 27 May 1782 in Ecclesfield, and died 16 July 1803.  He married second Ann Wing, daughter of William Wing and Mary Steel[2], on 9 May 1805.  She was born 14 April 1783 and was baptized 11 May 1783, both in Wentworth, Yorkshire, England.  All their children were baptized at St. Mary’s, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  (R‑1, R‑3)

Children - Greaves, by Elizabeth Johnson

    80.   George Greaves, bapt. 27 June 1802.

Children - Greaves, by Ann Wing

    81.   Mary Ann Greaves, bapt. 18 Dec. 1805, m. Matthew Stringer, 28 July 1825 (Ecclesfield).

+82.   Edwin Greaves, bapt. 24 June 1808, m. Hannah Wilkinson, 21 April 1835, d. 4 Dec. 1876.

    83.   Sarah Greaves, bapt. 27 June 1813.

    84.   Jane Greaves, b.c. 1810, bapt. 17 March 1816, m. Lawrence Keenan, 15 May 1857 (Ecclesfield).  He was from Ireland.

    85.   William Greaves, bapt. 14 April 1816, d. 10 July 1863 (Ecclesfield).

    86.   Martha Greaves, bapt. 20 June 1819, m. John Hague, 13 Nov. 1841 (Parish Church, Sheffield).

    87.   Ellen Greaves, bapt. 15 Aug. 1821, m. John Whitham.

    88.   Alfred Greaves, bapt. 19 Dec. 1827, m. Caroline ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

 

William Greaves (49) was baptized 3 March 1780 in Ecclesfield Parish Church, near Sheffield, Yorkshire.  He married Sara Parker on 5 Sept. 1808 in Ecclesfield Parish Church.  She was baptized 3 Jan. 1790 in Ecclesfield Parish Church.  His occupation in 1808 was filesmith.  All their children were baptized in Ecclesfield Parish Church.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

    89.   Mary Greaves, bapt. 26 Dec. 1808.

    90.   Elizabeth Greaves, bapt. 26 Dec. 1811.

+91.   Joseph Greaves, bapt. 10 April 1814, m. Phoeby Glave, 11 July 1836, d. 12 Dec. 1864.

    92.   William Greaves, bapt. 26 Feb. 1816.

    93.   Sarah Greaves, bapt. 23 Jan. 1818.

    94.   Hannah Greaves, bapt. 26 Dec. 1821.

    95.   John Greaves, bapt. 28 Dec. 1823.

 

Martha Greaves (52) was baptized 3 Aug. 1787 in Ecclesfield Parish Church, Yorkshire.  She married William Tingle on 15 April 1805.  (R‑1)

Children - Tingle

+96.   Martha Tingle, b. 8 May 1814, m. John Hopkinson.

 

CHILDREN OF CHARLES GREAVES (17) AND MARTHA HATTERSLEY

George Greaves (54) was born about 1768, was baptized 29 April 1768 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, and died 10 Feb. 1848 in Thorpe, Kimberworth, Yorkshire.  He married Mary Wing, daughter of Thomas Wing and Sarah Parken, on 8 Oct. 1799 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  She was baptized 22 Oct. 1768 in Wentworth, Yorkshire, and died 10 Feb. 1848 in Thorpe Hesley, Yorkshire.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    97.   Richard Greaves

+98.   Joseph Greaves, b.c 1802, m. Sarah Wood, 8 May 1826, d. 16 Sept. 1880.

    99.   Mary Greaves

    100.    William Greaves, b.c. 1807 (Tankersley, Yorkshire).  Living with his brother Joseph in the 1851 census.  He was a nail maker.

 

 

GENERATION 10

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (23) AND MARY BEAMOND

William Greaves (67) was born 20 Oct. 1811 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England.  He married Mary Rushworth.  She was born 12 June 1814 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1861 census for Ecclesfield.  He was a farmer.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

+101.    John William Greaves, b. 1845, m. Fanny Tofield, d.c. 1925.

 

CHILDREN OF SAMUEL GREAVES (28) AND MARY COULDWELL

William John Greaves (72) was born 6 Sept. 1806, was baptized 1 Jan. 1807, and died 18 March 1858, all in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He married Mary Winks on 28 Feb. 1841 in the Parish Church, Rotherham, Yorkshire.  She was born about 1814 and was baptized 17 July 1814, both in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1841 and 1851 censuses for Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, and he was a grocer and druggist.  She was in the 1861 census for Emley, Yorkshire, with children Emily, Sarah and Henry living with her.  Next door was a household headed by William Winks, 57, farmer, probably a brother.  All their children were born in Ecclesfield.  Dates and places for William, Mary, and children Emily, James and Sarah, are from the IGI.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    102.    Emily Greaves, b. 1841.

    103.    Mary Elizabeth Greaves, b.c. 1843.

    104.    Elizabeth Sophia Greaves, b.c. 1845.

    105.    James Greaves, b. May (or Oct.) 1846, bapt. 1 Nov. 1846, d. 3 June 1847 (or 1848).

    106.    William Winks Greaves, b.c. 1849.

    107.    Sarah Eleanor Greaves, b.c. 1850, bapt. 8 Sept. 1850.

    108.    Henry Greaves, b.c. 1857.

 

CHILDREN OF GEORGE GREAVES (31) AND HANNAH ------

John Brook Greaves (79) was born 24 Sept. 1805 and died 29 June 1878.  He married Sarah Spilling.  She was born about 1819 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1861 census for Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He was a farmer.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    109.    Richard Greaves, b.c. 1842.

    110.    John Brook Greaves, b.c. 1847.

 

CHILDREN OF BENJAMIN GREAVES (48)

Edwin Greaves (82) was born 24 June 1808.  He married Hannah Wilkinson on 21 April 1835.  All their children were born and baptized in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  (R‑1, R‑3)

Children - Greaves

    111.    Elizabeth Greaves, bapt. 12 April 1840.

    112.    Edwin Greaves, bapt. 19 June 1844, m. Elizabeth Boulding, 8 Feb. 1864 (Wadsley, Yorkshire).

    113.    Ann Wing Greaves, bapt. 14 Feb. 1847, m. Joseph Hague, 29 Sept. 1867 (Ecclesfield).

    114.    Benjamin Greaves, b.c. 1850, bapt. 6 July 1853, m. Harriet Loxley, 1873 (Sheffield).

    115.    Fanny Greaves, bapt. 6 July 1853, m. Jabez Vernon, 2 Feb. 1885 (Sheffield).

    116.    Lucy Greaves, b. 5 Feb. 1856[3], m. John Tingle Hopkinson (#125), 24 Aug. 1881 (Christchurch, Sheffield, Yorkshire), d. 31 Aug. 1893 (Townsville, Queensland, Australia).  He was b. 1848 and d. 1894, son of John Hopkinson and Martha Tingle.

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (49) AND SARA PARKER

Joseph Greaves (91) was baptized 10 April 1814 in Ecclesfield Parish Church, Yorkshire, and died Monday, 12 Dec. 1864 at Peel St., Sheffield, Yorks.  He married Phoeby Glave on 11 July 1836 in Sheffield Cathedral, Sheffield, Yorks.  She was born in 1815, and died Monday, 19 Sept. 1892 at 101 Woodland St., Sheffield, with E. McIvor present.  They were in the 1851 census for Sheffield, with nephew Joseph Raywood, apprentice file cutter, living with them.  They were in the 1871 census at 95 Peel St., Sheffield.  They were in the 1881 census at 103 Woodland St., Sheffield, with son Joseph still unmarried and at home.  Joseph was a file cutter, and Phoeby was a stay maker.  All their children were born in Sheffield, Yorkshire.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

    117.    Sarah Greaves, b.c. 1838.

    118.    James Greaves, b.c. 1841.  He was a file cutter.

    119.    Emmina Greaves, b.c. 1844, m. John McIver, 8 Dec. 1865.  He was b.c. 1844.

    120.    Ann Greaves, b.c. 1846.

    121.    Alice Greaves, b. 24 July 1848, m. John Marsden, 24 Sept. 1866.  He was a file cutter or filesmith.

    122.    Joseph Greaves, b.c. 1851.  He was a file cutter in 1871.

+123.    William Greaves, b.c. 1853, m. Selina Bradshaw, 4 Feb. 1874, d. 4 Nov. 1918.

    124.    Elizabeth Greaves, b.c. 1857.

 

CHILDREN OF MARTHA GREAVES (52) AND WILLIAM TINGLE

Martha Tingle (96) was born 8 May 1814.  She married John Hopkinson.  (R‑1)

Children - Hopkinson

    125.    John Tingle Hopkinson, b. 1848, m. Lucy Greaves (#116), 24 Aug. 1881, d. 1894.

 

CHILDREN OF GEORGE GREAVES (54) AND MARY WING

Joseph Greaves (98) was born about 1802 in Tankersley, Yorkshire, was baptized 28 Feb. 1802 in Tankersley, died 16 Sept. 1880 in Kimberworth, Yorkshire, and was buried 19 Sept. 1880 in Kimberworth.  He married Sarah Wood on 8 May 1826 in Wath upon Dearne, Yorkshire.  She was born in 1806 in Swinton, Yorkshire, and died 25 June 1877 in Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1851, 1861 and 1871 censuses for Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire.  Joseph was a nail maker.  All their children were born in Kimberworth, Yorkshire.  (R‑1, R‑5)

Children - Greaves

    126.    Hannah Greaves

    127.    John Greaves, b.c. 1832.

    128.    Mary Greaves

+129.    Joseph Greaves, b. 30 April 1837, m. Alice Hawksworth, 12 Oct. 1870, d. 16 June 1897.

+130.    George Greaves, b. March qtr. 1839, m. Rachel Hall, 1863, d. Dec. qtr. 1913.

    131.    Ann Greaves, b. 30 Jan. 1841, m. Matthew Heeley, 26 March 1865 (Masborough Chapel, Rotherham, Yorkshire), d. 1929 (Yorkshire).  He was b. Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire.

    132.    Rebecca Greaves, b. 1843 (Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire).

 

 

GENERATION 11

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (67) AND MARY RUSHWORTH

John William Greaves (101) was born in 1845 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England, died about 1925 in Whitehouse Farm, Ecclesfield, and was buried in Whitehouse Farm.  He married Fanny Tofield, daughter of Thomas Tofield and Mary Eaton.  She was born 13 Dec. 1845 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire[4], and died in Nov. 1918.  All their children were born in Whitehouse Farm, Ecclesfield.  John, Fanny, and their children Mary, Susan, Richard and William, were listed in the 1881 census for Ecclesfield.  They were in the 1901 census for Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, White House Farm, with all the sons still at home.  John was a farmer.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

+133.    Arthur Greaves[5], b. 30 April 1871, m. Alice Parker, 26 Nov. 1902.

+134.    Mary Charlotte Greaves, b. 26 Sept. 1873, m. John Kenneth Carnelley, 8 Jan. 1901, d. 23 (or 19) Feb. 1962.

+135.    Susan Rushworth Greaves, b. 7 Aug. 1874, m. William Foster Carnelley, 1899, d. 11 Sept. 1944.

    136.    Richard Greaves, b. 30 June 1876, d.c. 1940.

+137.    William Greaves, b.c. 1879, m. Miriam Parker, d. 1943.

    138.    Ernest Greaves[6], b. 22 March 1882, d.c. 1955.

 

CHILDREN OF JOSEPH GREAVES (91) AND PHOEBY GLAVE

William Greaves (123) was born about 1853 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 4 Nov. 1918 at 111 Channing St., Sheffield, Yorks.  He married Selina Bradshaw, daughter of William Bradshaw and Ann Wild, on Wednesday, 4 Feb. 1874 in St. Marys Church, Walkley, Sheffield.  She was born Friday, 18 May 1855 at 31 St. Thomas St., Sheffield, and died Saturday, 15 Jan. 1938 at The City General Hospital, Sheffield.

Reported to have been a drinker in early life, he was saved by the Salvation Army, and became a musician.  He was a band master for the Langsett Road branch and started Loxley Chapel brass band.  His son Joseph was also a musician.  When Joseph married, William stated he was a cycle dealer.  About 1910 he gave up his cycle shop, moved to 111 Channing St., and joined the Army in 1914.  All their children were born in Sheffield.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

+139.    Edith Greaves, b. 18 Dec. 1874,m(1) Fredrick Marsden, 2 Aug. 1897, m(2) Fred Herbert Hayes, 19 April 1938, d. 1 April 1950.

    140.    Annie Greaves, b. 16 Feb. 1876, m. Ernest Collins, d. 10 Jan. 1954 (Sheffield).

+141.    Ethel Greaves, b. 10 April 1878, m(1) William Blanchard, 8 Aug. 1903, m(2) Arthur Spencer, 15 Sept. 1916, d. 10 June 1954.

+142.    Joseph Greaves, b. 3 Aug. 1880, d. 7 Feb. 1960.

+143.    Alice Greaves, b. 9 Nov. 1882, m. Walter Oats, d. after 1940.

+144.    Evelyn Greaves, b. 13 June 1887, m. Alfred Marsden, 11 Nov. 1911, d. 25 March 1953.

+145.    William Bradshaw Greaves, b. 26 Jan. 1893, m. Elsie Green, 5 Sept. 1923, d. 19 May 1971.

+146.    Colin Greaves, b. 12 June 1894, m. Gladys Burrell, 6 July 1918, d. 11 April 1978.

+147.    Nellie Greaves, b. 31 Aug. 1895, m. Cecil Marsden, 28 May 1921, d. 7 Nov. 1971.

 

CHILDREN OF JOSEPH GREAVES (98) AND SARAH WOOD

Joseph Greaves (129) was born 30 April 1837 in Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire, and died 16 June 1897.  He married Alice Hawksworth on 12 Oct. 1870 in Sheffield Cathedral, Sheffield, Yorkshire.  She was born about 1852 in Attercliffe, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1871 census for Kimberworth, Yorkshire, with no children, and he was a nail maker.  They were in the 1881 census for Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, with Joseph the only child in their household, and he was an ironstone miner.  They were in the 1891 census for Ecclesfield, and he was a coal miner.  His widow Alice was the head of household in the 1901 census for Barnsley, Yorkshire.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    148.    Joseph Greaves, b.c. 1872 (Kimberworth).

    149.    Amanda Greaves

    150.    Frank Greaves

    151.    Herbert Greaves, b.c. 1880 (Kimberworth or Thorne Hesley).

    152.    Sarah Ann Greaves, b.c. 1886, (Ecclesfield or Chapeltown).

    153.    Edith Greaves, b.c. 1888 (Ecclesfield or Chapeltown).

    154.    Margaret (“Maggie”) Greaves, b.c. 1890 (Ecclesfield of Chapeltown).

    155.    James William Greaves

    156.    Alice Amanda Rhoda Greaves

 

George Greaves (130) was born in the March quarter of 1839 in Thorpe Hesley, Kimberworth, Yorkshire, and died in the Dec. qtr. of 1913 in Rotherham, Yorkshire.  He married Rachel Hall in the March qtr. of 1863 in Rotherham, Yorkshire.  She was born in the March quarter of 1840 in Hope, Derbyshire, and died in the March quarter of 1919 in Rotherham, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1871 census for Kimberworth, Yorkshire, and he was an ironstone miner.  They were in the 1881 census for Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, and he was a coal miner.  They were in the 1901 census for Rawmarsh, Yorkshire, and he was a miner.  Living with them were sons Frank and Ernest, miners.  (R‑5)

Children - Graves

+157.    John Greaves, b.c. 1863, m. Rose Ann Platts, March Q 1885.

    158.    Keturah Greaves, b. March Q 1865 (Ecclesfield, Yorkshire), d. March Q 1909 (Rotherham, Yorkshire).

    159.    Thomas Graves, b.c. 1867, m. Jessie ‑‑‑‑‑‑.They were in the 1901 census for Rawmarsh, Yorkshire, 16 Goosebutt St.  Living with them was a niece, Nora Coe (or Col?).  He was a coal miner.

    160.    Sarah Greaves, b.c. 1869.

    161.    George Greaves, b.c. 1873.

    162.    Frank Greaves, b.c. 1875.

    163.    Ernest Greaves, b.c. 1879.

 

 

GENERATION 12

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN W. GREAVES (101) AND FANNY TOFIELD

Arthur Greaves (133) was born 30 April 1871 in Whitehouse Farm, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England, and was buried in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He married Alice Parker on 26 Nov. 1902.  (R‑1, R‑2)

Children - Greaves

    164.    Douglas Greaves

    165.    William Greaves, m. Gladys ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

    166.    Fanny Greaves, b. Nov. 1909, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Smith.

+167.    Richard David Greaves, b. 8 Dec. 1907, m. Sybil Adelaide Betts Starkey.

    168.    Alice Greaves, m. Derek (or David) Hall.

    169.    John Greaves

 

Mary Charlotte Greaves (134) was born 26 Sept. 1873 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England, and died 23 Feb. 1962.  She married John Kenneth Carnelley on 8 Jan. 1901.  He was born 21 March 1865 and died in July 1941.  (R‑1)

Children - Carnelley

    170.    Winifred Greaves Carnelley, b. 18 Oct. 1901, d. 6 April 1989.

    171.    Anne Maria Carnelley, b. 28 Nov. 1903, d. 17 Aug. 1989.

    172.    Susan Mary Carnelley, b. 16 Dec. 1905, m. Donald George Freeth, 14 April 1936, d. 12 March 1995.  He was b. 30 Sept. 1907 and d. 23 Feb. 1976.  2 children.

    173.    Alice Irene Carnelley, b. 12 Sept. 1907.

    174.    Fanny Tofield Carnelley, b. 30 June 1909, m. Walter Moyle Hollis, 30 March 1938, d. 20 Oct. 1988.  He was b. 9 May 1909 and d. 26 July 1989.  2 children.

    175.    Ruth Elizabeth Carnelley, b. Aug. 1911, d. 3 June 1912.

 

Susan Rushworth Greaves (135) was born about 1875 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, and died 11 Sept. 1944 in Uplands, Oxpring, Penistone, West Yorkshire.  She married Walter Foster Carnelley in 1899.  He was born 11 Jan. 1864, and died 30 July 1949 in John's (?) Hospital, Keighley, Yorkshire.  (R‑1)

Children - Carnelley

    176.    Fanny Elizabeth Carnelley, b. 1899, m. Arthur Usher, d. 1985.  He was b. 1893.  2 children.

    177.    Ruth Carnelley, b. 29 May 1901, d. 4 Feb. 1921.

    178.    Blanche Mary Carnelley, b. 29 March 1904 (Hill Farm, Sutton Scotney, Winchester, Hampshire, England), m. Leslie Bernard Wall, d. 20 April 1991.  He was b. 6 July 1902 in Dormans, Stretton Road, Croydon, Surrey, England, and d. 24 Jan. 1974.  2 children.

+179.    Lilian Foster Carnelley, b. 11 July 1905, m. John Roberts, d. 2 Jan. 1991.

    180.    Edith Greaves Carnelley, b. 20 June 1908 (Emley Lodge, Emley, Yorkshire, England), m. William Latto, d. 25 Dec. 1984.

    181.    Kathleen Annie Carnelley, b. 30 Oct. 1910, m. Frederick Arthur Turner, 19 May 1934.  He was b. 23 June 1910.  2 children.

 

William Greaves (137) was born in 1879 and died in 1943, both in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire.  He married Miriam Parker.  She was born in 1880 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, and died in 1966.  All their children were born in Ecclesfield.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

    182.    Rachel Mary Greaves, b. 1909, m. Thomas E. Singleton, d. 2001.  He was b. 1910 and d. 1966.  3 children.

    183.    Margaret Alice Greaves, b. 1911, d. 1918.

    184.    Kathleen Greaves, b. 1913, m. Philip Allison, d. 1994.  He was b. 1907 and d.c. 1971.  3 children.

    185.    Miriam Greaves, b. 1915, m. Wilfred P. Redden.  He was b. 1908 and d. 1976.

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM GREAVES (123) AND SELINA BRADSHAW

Edith Greaves (139) was born 18 Dec. 1874 at 140 Burnaby St., Sheffield, and died 1 April 1950 in Sheffield.  She first married Fredrick Marsden on 2 Aug. 1897 in Owlerton Parish Church.  He was born about 1874 and died before 1938.  She married second Fred Herbert Hayes on 19 April 1938.  He was born about 1874  (R‑4)

Children - Marsden

+186.    Ernest Marsden, b.c. 1908, m. Jo Causney, after 1925, d.c. Feb. 2001.

 

Ethel Greaves (141) was born 10 April 1878 at 16 Greaves St., Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 10 June 1954 at 91 Poepley St., Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, at age 76.  She first married William Blanchard on 8 Aug. 1903 in the Parish Church of Hillsborough & Wadsley Bridge.  He was born 3 Nov. 1875 at 6 Court Marcus St., Sheffield, and died 4 Dec. 1914 at Lodge Moor Hospital, Sheffield.  He was a tailor.  She married second Arthur Spencer, widower, son of William Spencer, on 15 Sept. 1916 in Mansfield Registry Office.  He was born in 1886 and died before 1946.  He was a clothier and general dealer in 1914.  (R‑4)

Children - Blanchard

    187.    Alice Blanchard, b. 13 July 1908 (Rivelin Cottage, Rivelin, Sheffield), m. Stanley Haines, 8 Aug. 1936 (Parkside Methodist Church, Heckmonwike, West Yorkshire).  He was b. 29 Jan. 1909 at 154 Culpans Buildings, Leeds Rd., Heckmondwike).

Children - Spencer

+188.    Ethel Spencer, b.c. 1919, m. Harry Bellears.

+189.    Laurance Spencer, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

 

Joseph Greaves (142) was born 3 Aug. 1880 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 7 Feb. 1960 in Blackpool, at age 79.  He married Annie Evelyne Thornloe, daughter of Richard Henry Thornloe, on 15 Sept. 1910 in Sneinton Parish Church, Nottingham, when she was 24.  She was born about 1886 and died before 1995.  At the time of marriage, he was living at 78 Middlewood Rd..  He was a very talented trumpet and cornet player.  At age 34 (about 1914) he joined the yeomanry.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

+190.    Jack Greaves, b. 22 April 1917, m. Audrey ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. before 2010.

 

Alice Greaves (143) was born 9 Nov. 1882 at 103 Woodland St., Sheffield, and died after 1940.  She married Walter Oats.  He was working in 1902 as a steel works labourer.  (R‑4)

Children - Oats

    191.    Lena Oats

    192.    Wilfred Oats

    193.    Blanche Oats

 

Evelyn Greaves (144) was born 13 June 1887 at 103 Woodland St., Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 25 March 1953 in Nether Edge Hospital, Sheffield.  She married Alfred Marsden, son of Alfred Marsden and Mary Ibbotson, on 11 Nov. 1911 in Wadsley Church, Sheffield.  He was born 8 April 1889 in Brightside, Sheffield, and died 9-13 Dec. 1945.  (R‑4)

Children - Marsden

+194.    Eveline Marsden, b. 6 Aug. 1912, m. Cyril Green, 1 Sept. 1934, d. 16 Dec. 1986.

+195.    Colin Greaves Marsden, b. 23 June 1915, m. Doris Thompson, 24 Sept. 1938, d. 4 Dec. 1967.

+196.    Enid Mary Marsden, b. 17 April 1926, m. Dennis Ward, 20 Sept. 1947.

 

William Bradshaw Greaves (145) was born 26 Jan. 1893 at 103 Woodland St., Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 19 May 1971 in NG Hospital, Sheffield, at age 78.  He married Elsie Green, daughter of John William Green, on 5 Sept. 1923 in St. Paul’s, Norton Lees, Sheffield.  She was born 1 Oct. 1897 and died 1 April 1960.  At age 17 he was working for the Bates family (jewellers and pawnbrokers) in Hillsborough.  On 15 Nov. 1944 he enlisted in Northumberland Fusilliers, and became a sergeant.  After demobilization and getting his head straight cycling around Derbyshire with Ernest, he started a green grocers shop in Holme Lane.  His address when married at age 30 was 72 Holme Lane.  Elsie was a teacher when they were married.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

+197.    Molly Greaves, b. 5 Dec. 1925, m. Samuel Bacon, 12 July 1947.

 

Colin Greaves (146) was born 12 June 1894 at 81 Freedom St., Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 11 April 1978 in Nether Edge Hospital, Sheffield.  He married Gladys Burrell, daughter of Benjamin Burrell, on 6 July 1918 in Wadsley Parish Church, witnesses Cecil Marsden and Benjamin Burrell.  She was born about 1896 and died before 2000.  He enlisted on 22 Sept. 1914 in 4th Battalion, Yorks & Lancs “The Hallamshires”, as a Lance Corporal.  He was blinded during World War I, and attended St. Dunstan’s, 191401918.  His address at death was 23 Lydegatehall Crescent, Sheffield.  His occupation after 1918 was as a masseur.  (R‑4)

Children - Greaves

+198.    Peggy Greaves, b. 1922, m. Ted Parnell.

 

Nellie Greaves (147) was born 31 Aug. 1895 at 81 Freedom St., Sheffield, Yorkshire, and died 7 Nov. 1971 in Sheffield, at age 76.  She married Cecil Marsden, son of Alfred Marsden and Mary Ibbotson, on 28 May 1921.  He was born about 1897 and died before 2000.  He was a clerk in 1921.  (R‑4)

Children - Marsden

+199.    Irene Marsden, b. 1923, m. Eddy Whitfield, d. 1991.

+200.    Brenda Marsden, b. 1933, m. Patrick Colclough.

 

CHILDREN OF GEORGE GREAVES (130) AND RACHEL ------

John Greaves (157) was born about 1863 in Thorpe Hesley, Yorkshire.  He married Rose Ann Platts, daughter of Edward Platts and Mary Jane Bonnett, in the March quarter of 1885 in Sheffield, Yorkshire.  She was born in the Sept. quarter of 1865 in Chapeltown (or Ecclesfield), Yorkshire, and died in the Dec. quarter of 1898 in Rotherham, Yorkshire.  They were in the 1891 census for Southill, Yorkshire.  Living with them was his mother, 52, and his brother Ernest, 12.  They were in the 1901 census for Rawmarsh, Yorkshire, 53 Lloyd Street.  He was a coal miner.  (R‑5)

Children - Greaves

    201.    George Edward Greaves, b. Sept. Q 1885 (Chapeltown, Yorkshire).

+202.    Fred Greaves, b. 27 Aug. 1886, m. Jessie Marrison, 9 Nov. 1914, d. 15 Jan. 1940.

    203.    Mary Jane Greaves, b. June Q 1891 (Southill, Yorkshire).  The 1901 census did not list a Sarah Graves, but there was a Mary Greaves of the same age, b. Batley, Yorkshire.

    204.    Ivy Greaves, b. Dec. Q 1897 (Parkgate, Yorkshire).

 

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[1] R‑1 gave their marriage date as 9 March 1805.

[2] R‑1 said she was a daughter of Thomas Wing and Sarah Parken.

[3] R‑3 gave her date of birth as 25 July 1856.

[4] The FreeBMD website lists Fanny as born in the March 1846 quarter in Rotherham (about 4 miles east of Ecclesfield).

[5] The FreeBMD website lists an Arthur Greaves born in the March 1872 quarter in Sheffield, and two people of that name born in the June 1883 quarter in Sheffield.

[6] The FreeBMD website lists an Ernest Greaves born in the Sept. 1872 quarter in Sheffield, and one born in the March 1883 quarter in Sheffield.