Rev. 10 March 2009, Gen. 485

 

DESCENDANTS OF JOHN GREAVES AND ELIZABETH MIDDLETON OF NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, ENGLAND

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

John Greaves (1) was born about 1796 in England, probably Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.  He married Elizabeth Middleton.  She was born about 1796 in England.  He was in the 1841 census for St. Mary, Nottingham, an apparent widower, with 3 sons.  He was in the 1851 census for St. Mary’s, Nottingham, with only son Oscar living with him.  He was a frame work knitter in 1841, and a lace maker in 1851.  They lived on Crossland Place.  All the children were born in Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Greaves

  2.  William Greaves, b.c. 1821.

+3.  Byron Greaves, b.c. 1824, m. Phoebe Richards, d. 1895.

  4.  Oscar Clement Greaves, b. Sept. 1837, m. Ann Priestley, Sept. 1863 (Nottingham), d. March 1869 (Nottingham).  She may have died in Dec. 1865.  No known children.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (1) AND ELIZABETH MIDDLETON

Byron Greaves (3) was born about 1824 in Carlton, Nottinghamshire (according to the 1851 census, or in Nottingham, St. Mary, according to R‑1), and died in 1895 in St. Mary, Nottingham.  He married Phoebe Richards.  She was born about 1822 and died in 1895, both in St.ary, Nottingham.  They were in the 1851 census for St. Mary’s, Nottingham.  He was a frame work knitter.  All their children were born in St. Mary’s, Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Greaves

  5.   Jane Greaves, b.c. 1844.

+6.   Samuel Greaves, b. 24 April 1847, m. Caroline Barber, 2 Oct. 1869, d. 21 Nov. 1899.

  7.   Phoebe Greaves, b.c. 1851.

  8.   Alice Greaves, b.c. 1853, d. 1923.

  9.   Byron Greaves, b.c. 1858.

  10.  Martha Greaves, b.c. 1860.

  11.  Lucy Greaves, b.c. 1863.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF BYRON GREAVES (3) AND PHOEBE RICHARDS

Samuel Greaves (6) was born 24 April 1847 at Platoff St., St. Mary, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, and died 21 Nov. 1899 at 79 Denison St., Nottingham.  He married Caroline Barber, daughter of William Barber and Elizabeth Pickard, on 2 Oct. 1869 in St. Luke, Sneinton, Nottingham.  She was born 27 Sept. 1844 at 3 Bright Alley, St. Mary, and died 15 Jan. 1930 at 19 Osborne St., both in Nottingham.  All their children were born in St. Mary, Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Greaves

+12.  Nellie Greaves, b.c. Dec. 1870, m. Henry Hewes.

+13.  Alice Greaves, b. 24 Jan. 1876, m(1) Benjamin Bennet Holmes, m(2) Arthur Buckley, 10 June 1905, d. 8 July 1923.

+14.  John Byron Greaves, b.c. 1880, m(1) Harriet Minnie Bell, Dec. 1903, m(2) Florence Emily Johnson, d. 1954.

+15.  Oscar Clement Greaves, b. June 1883, m. Janet Francis Nulty, c. Sept. 1905.

  16.  Thomas Greaves, b.c. 1887.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF SAMUEL GREAVES (6) AND CAROLINE BARBER

Nellie (or Nelly) Greaves (12) was born about Dec. 1870 in St. Mary, Nottingham, Notts.  She married Henry Hewes.  He was born about 1871 in St. Mary, Nottingham.  All their children were born in St. Mary, Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Hewes

  17.  William Hewes, b.c. 1898.

  18.  Charles Hewes, b.c. 1902.

  19.  Harold Hewes, b.c. 1903.

 

Alice Greaves (13) was born 24 Jan. 1876 at 1 Platt Court, and died 8 July 1923 in General Hospital, both in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.  She first married Benjamin (“Ben”) Bennet Holmes, perhaps about 1896.  He was born 28 Aug. 1871 in Nottingham, and probably died by 1905.  They were in the 1901 census for Nottingham, living with her brother John.  Both their children were born in Nottingham.  She married second Arthur Buckley on 10 June 1905.  He was born about 1882 in Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Holmes

  20.  Harold Holmes, b.c. 1898.

  21.  John Holmes, b.c. 1900.

 

John Byron Greaves (14) was born about 1880 in Nottingham, and died in 1954 in Nottinghamshire.  He first married Harriet Minnie Bell in Dec. 1903 in Nottingham.  She was born about 1882 and died in 1921, both in Nottingham.  He married second Florence Emily Johnson, daughter of George Johnson.  She was born about 1894 and died in 1946, both in St. Mary, Nottingham.  All his children were born in St. Mary, Nottingham.  (R‑1)

Children – Greaves, by Harriet M. Bell

  22.  Byron Greaves, b.c. 1909, d. June 1989 (Notts.).

  23.  Nellie Mabel Greaves, b.c. 1910.

  24.  Minnie A. C. Greaves, b.c. 1912, d. St. Mary, Nottingham.

Children – Greaves, by Florence E. Johnson

  25.  child

  26.  Hilda Greaves, b.c. 1923, d. Nottinghamshire.

  27.  John Clement Greaves, b.c. 1926, d. 1990 (Nottingham).

 

Oscar Clement Greaves (15) was born in June 1883 in St. Mary, Nottingham, Notts.  He married Janet Francis Nulty about Sept. 1905 in Nottingham.  She was born about Sept. 1886 in Nottingham.  All their children were born in Nottingham, Notts.  (R‑1)

Children – Greaves

  28.  Janet Rhoda Greaves, c. March 1910.

  29.  Raymond Clement Greaves, b. 20 Oct. 1915, d. April 1986.

  30.  Reginald W. Greaves, b.c. Sept. 1918.

 

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