Rev. 29 Oct. 2009, Gen. 957

 

DESCENDANTS OF JOHN GREAVES AND DOROTHY ROOM OF REPTON, DERBYSHIRE, ENGLAND

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

John Greaves (1) may have been born about 1750.  He married Dorothy Room at the Parish Church in Repton, Derbyshire on 17 Aug. 1772.  “Dorothy wife of John Greaves” was buried in Repton on 9 May 1790. The Church register also shows that a John Greaves was buried at Repton on 9 Feb. 1792 and another John was buried on 2 Jul. 1796. The couple had at least 12 children born to them, some dying in infancy.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+2.      Edward Greaves, bap. 6 June 1773, m(1) Sarah Grocock, 19 Oct. 1799, m(2) Martha Hudson, 21 June 1803, d. 8 Mar. 1843.

+3.      John Greaves, bap. 20 Nov. 1774, m. Mary Grocock 4 Jan. 1799, d. 28 May 1830.

  4.      Mary Greaves, bap. 2 June 1776, buried 23 Dec. 1791.

    5.      Charles Greaves, bap 7 Dec. 1777, buried 5 Mar. 1778.

    6.      Dorothy Greaves, bap. 30 May 1779.

    7.      Charles Greaves, bap. 4 Mar. 1781.

    8.      William Greaves, buried 2 Dec. 1782.

+9.      Sarah Greaves, bap. 25 Apr. 1784, m. Durham Flectnor, 11 Oct. 1809.

    10.  Thomas Greaves, buried 13 Apr. 1786.

+11.  Joseph Greaves, bap. 16 Aug. 1787, m. Hannah Roberts, 31 Jul 1827.

    12.  George Greaves, bap. May 1790.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (1) AND DOROTHY ROOM

Edward Greaves (2) was baptized 6 Jun. 1773 in Repton, Notts., and died 8 March 1843 in Newark Upon Trent, Notts.  He first married Sarah Grocock on 19 Oct. 1799 in Newark Upon Trent.  The Church Record has recorded that Edward was “of the Parish of Repton.” This entry was crossed out and in its place stated that both Edward and Sarah were “of this Parish” – Newark. She was buried 21 Sept. 1802 at Newark.  Edward and Sarah appear to have one child born to them.

Edward next married Martha Hudson on 21 June 1803 at Newark.  She died 26 Dec. 1858 in Newark.  He was residing in Millgate in the 1811 Newark Census. At that time there was one male and five females listed as residing in this single family residence. In the 1841 Census Edward and wife Martha were still residing on Millgate.  (R‑2)

Children – Greaves, by Sarah Grocock

    13.   William Greaves, bap. 6 Sep. 1802, buried 28 Sep. 1802.

Children – Greaves, by Martha Hudson

    14.   Mary Greaves, bap. 3 Apr. 1805.

 

John Greaves (3) was born about 1774, was baptized 20 Nov. 1774, died 28 May 1830 in Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire, England, and was buried in Newark Parish Churchyard on 1 Jun. 1830.   He married Mary Grocock on 4 Jan. 1799 in Newark Parish Church, Newark upon Trent, Notts.  She died in Farndon on 19 Dec. 1856.  Mary was a sister of Sarah Grocock who in the same year married John’s brother Edward, also in Newark.  John lived on Appleton Gate in the town of Newark and owned a windmill in Farndon just outside Newark.  This mill, on the River Trent, was sold on 28 Jun. 1823.  John also owned a windmill on Beacon Hill at Newark.  The Beacon Hill Mill was left to John’s second son William Wilson Greaves.  (R‑1, R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+15.   John Twelch Greaves, bap. 21 Dec. 1799, m. Elizabeth Jones, 1 Jul. 1829, d. 14 May 1867.

+16.   William Wilson Greaves, bap. 2 Feb. 1802, m(1) Frances Bailey Watson, 22 Apr. 1824, m(2) Arabella Faulkes, 14 Apr 1873, d. 21 Oct. 1888.

    17. Marianne Greaves, bap. 28 March 1804, m. William Hewes, 21 Apr 1829 (Newark). Marianne Greaves (17) was baptized to John and Mary Greaves on 28 Mar. 1804 at Newark. On 20 April 1829 she married William Hewes.  In the 1851 Census she is shown residing with her brother, William Wilson Greaves, and his family.  There is no sign of her husband William Hewes.

+18.   Harriet Greaves, bap. 27 Feb. 1807, m. James Harston, 27 Nov. 1833, d. 27 Feb 1856.

+19.   Josiah Greaves, bap. 10 April 1811, m(1) Hannah Clulow, 8 Apr. 1835, m(2) Harriet Rope, m(3) Ann Jump, 1852, m(4) Elizabeth Parry, 5 Dec. 1875, d. 24 Aug. 1888.

+20.   Jeremiah James Greaves, b. 1 May 1813, m. Mary Frances Robinson, 3 Jan. 1839, d. 24 Oct. 1898.

 

Sarah Greaves (9) was baptized 25 Apr. 1784 in Repton.  She married Durham Flectnor (or Flecknor) on 11 Oct. 1809 at Stoneleigh, Warwickshire.  All their children were born and baptized in Stoneleigh or Coventry, Warwickshire.  (R‑2)

Children – Flecknor/Flectnor

+21. John Graves Flecknor, b. 1811, m. Lucy Woodfield, 1838.

+22. Ellen Flecknor, b. 1812, m. Thomas Arnold, 1838.

+23. William Flecknor, b. 1815, m. Elizabeth Lowe, 1858.

 

Joseph Greaves (11) was baptized 16 Aug. 1787 in Repton.  He (listed on PR as a widower) married Hannah Roberts (listed as a widow) 31 Dec. 1827 at Repton.  It appears that both of them had been married before.  At least their last 3 children listed below were baptized in Repton.  (R‑2)

Children – Greaves

    24.   Charles Greaves, b.c. 1828 (from 1841 Census)

+25.   Hannah Greaves, bap. 17 Jun. 1830, m. John Rowbottom, 25 Sep 1858.

    26.   Dorothy Greaves, bap. 22 Jun. 1832.

    27.   William Greaves, bap. 24 Jan 1836.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN GREAVES (3) AND MARY GROCOCK

John Twelch Greaves (15) was baptized on 21 Dec. 1799 at Newark, and died 14 May 1867 at Bolehall.  He married Elizabeth Jones on 1 July 1829 at Tamworth, Staffordshire.  In the 1835 Pigot and Co. Commercial Directory, John Twelch Greaves is recorded as being both the Postmaster of Tamworth and a Professor of Music.   (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

    28.   John Twelch Greaves, bap. 30 May 1830, d. 28 Mar. 1834 (Tamworth).

    29.   James Twelch Greaves, bap. 25 Feb. 1833, d. 5 Jun. 1853 (Bolehall). 

    30.     William Wilson Greaves, bap. 17 Jul. 1834, d. 10 Sep. 1858 (Bolehall).

 

William Wilson Greaves (16) was baptized on 2 Feb. 1802 at Newark, and died 21 Oct. 1888.  He first married Frances Bailey Watson on 22 Apr. 1824.  He inherited his father’s Windmill on Beacon Hill, Newark in 1830.  He was listed on the 1851 Census as residing in Newark as a lodger on Beacon Hill Road.  Frances Greaves died 1 Jul. 1856 in Hull, York.  On 14 Apr. 1873 William Wilson Greaves married second Arabella Faulkes, and they resided together on Cherry Holt Lane in Newark.  She died 25 Dec. 1901.  They are buried together at Newark Cemetery.  (R‑2)

Children – Greaves (by Frances Bailey Watson)

    31.   Mary Frances Greaves, bap. 11 Feb. 1825 (Newark).

+32.   Harriet Greaves, bap. 7 Oct. 1826, m. Richard Ramsey, 28 Jan. 1847.

    33.   Emma Greaves, bap. 26 Apr. 1829 (Manchester), buried 11 Feb. 1830.

    34.  John Watson Greaves, bap. 1 Oct. 1834, buried 12 Jun. 1835.

    35.   John William Greaves, b. 4 Apr. 1838 (Newark), d. 23 Dec. 1858 (Newark).

 

Harriet Greaves (18) was baptized 27 Feb. 1807 and died 27 Feb. 1856, both at Newark.  She married James Harston on 27 Nov. 1833.  He was a pianoforte tuner at Newark.  He died on 9 Aug. 1877 on Lombard Street, Newark.  (R‑2)

Children – Harston

    36.   Emma Ann Harston, bap. 3 Jul. 1835, d. 22 Oct. 1849.

    37.   Robert James Harston, bap. 26 Jul. 1839, d. 25 Sep. 1840.

+38.   Mary Alice Harston, bap. 24 Feb. 1841, m. Henry Friend, 28 Apr. 1870, d. 14 Jun. 1915.

    39.   James Wilson Harston, b. 27 Feb. 1845, d. 15 Mar 1845.

 

Josiah Greaves (19) was born about 1811 in Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire, England, was baptized 10 April 1811, and died 24 Aug. 1888.  He first married Hannah Clulow on 8 April 1835 in Manchester.  It is not known whether they had any children.  A Hannah, wife of Joseph, dyer, died on 27 Jun. 1845 in Manchester.  He married second Harriet Rope.  She was born in England.  He married third Ann Jump in 1852.  She was born about 1821 in Salford, Lancashire, and may have died by 1871.  He married fourth Elizabeth Parry on 5 Dec. 1875.

He was in the 1851 census for Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire as a widower, occupation bookkeeper, with children Walter, Joseph and Louisa.  He and Ann were in the 1861 census for Salford, Lancashire, near Manchester, with the same 3 children plus Letitia Ann and Mary A.  Josiah was unemployed in 1861, formerly clerk in cotton mill.  The 1871 census for Newark, Notts., showed Josiah, married but without Ann, clerk at plaster works, with daughter Letitia Ann.  All the children by Harriet were born in Stalybridge, Cheshire (or Lancashire), near Manchester.  The ones by Ann were born in Salford, Lancashire.  (R‑1, R‑2)

Children – Greaves, by Hannah Clulow

    40.   Harriet Greaves, b. 12 April 1836 (Ardwick), bapt. 15 June 1836 (Cathedral, Manchester)/

Children - Greaves, by Harriet Rope

+41.   Walter Greaves, b. July 1839, m. Martha ‑‑‑‑‑‑, c. 1861.

    42.   Joseph Greaves, b.c. 1842.  Emigrated to Florida

+43.   Louisa Greaves, b.c. 1845, m(1) ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Walker, m(2) Edward Fell.

Children - Greaves, by Ann Jump

+44.   Letitia Ann Greaves, b.c. 1856, m. Alexander Mason.

    45.   Mary A. Greaves, b.c. 1860.

 

Jeremiah James Greaves (20) was born 1 May 1813, was baptized two days later in Newark, Notts., and died in 1898. He married Frances Robinson on 3 Jan. 1837 at Bolton Le Moors, Lancashire.  She died 3 Jun. 1893.   The couple moved to Preston and remained there for the rest of their lives.  Jeremiah James Greaves was the parish church organist for approximately 60 years, and a plaque dedicated to both him and Frances is still in the church.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

    46.   John Twelch Greaves, bap. 13 Oct. 1839, bur.

    47.   Edmund Grimshaw Greaves, bap. 24 Oct. 1841, bur.

    48.   Frances Emily Greaves, bap. 24 Oct 1841.

+49.   George Frederick Greaves, b. 17 Jun. 1843, m. Zilpha Rose, 9 Sep 1866, d. 20 Aug. 1900.

    50.   James Twelch Greaves, bap. 23 Mar. 1845, d.

+51.   Mary Frances Greaves, b. 12 Nov. 1846, m. Cuthbert Atkinson Dean, 27 Sept. 1870.

    52.   Samuel Robinson Greaves, bap 14 Apr. 1850.

    53.   Henry Greaves, bap. 24 Jan. 1852

+54.   Emily Greaves, b. 6 Sep. 1854, m. Oliver Hind, 7 Dec. 1876.

+55.   Herbert Twelch Greaves, b. 29 Oct. 1856, m. Elizabeth Ray, 30 April 1896, d. 2 March 1930.

 

CHILDREN OF SARAH GREAVES (9) AND DURHAM FLECTNOR

John Graves Flecknor (21) was born in 1811.  He married Lucy Woodfield in 1838.  (R‑2)

Children - Flecknor

    56.   Mary Ann Flecknor, b. 1840.

+57.   John Graves Fleckner, b. 1842, m. Sarah Ann West, d. 24 March 1881.

    58.   Lucy Flecknor, b. 1846.

    59.   William Flecknor, b. 1848, d. Dec 1872

    60.   Martha Flecknor, b. 1851.

    61.   Fanny Flecknor, b. 1854.

    62.   Selina Flecknor, b. 1857.

 

Ellen Flecknor (22) was born in 1812.  She married Thomas Arnold in 1838.  (R‑2)

Children - Arnold

    63.   Sarah Arnold, b. 1839.

    64. Elizabeth Arnold, b. 1841.

    65.   Ann Arnold, b. 1843.

+66.   Thomas Edward Arnold, b. 2 June 1845, m. Elizabeth Timms, d. 24 Dec. 1925.

+67.   Ellen Arnold, b. 1847, m. Isaac Brunt, d. 16 Aug. 1925.

 

William Flecknor (23) was born to Durham and Sarah Flecknor in 1815. He married Elizabeth Lowe in 1858.  (R‑2)

Children – Fleckner/Flecknor

+           68.              William Fleckner, b. 1859, m. Clara Clarke, July 1880.

 

CHILDREN OF JOSEPH GREAVES (11) AND HANNAH ROBERTS

Hannah Greaves (25) was born about 1830, and died in 1896 in Shardlow.  Hannah married John Rowbottom on 25 Sep. 1858 in Repton. The record of marriage shows the name Susannah and that is the name that appears on each census from then.  (R‑2)

Children - Rowbottom

+69.   Emma Rowbottom, b. 24 Nov. 1858, m. Thomas Twells, 1877, d. 1929.

    70.   Sarah Anne Rowbottom, b. 1866 (Twyford).

    71.   Mary Anne Rowbottom, b. 1868 (Twyford).

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM W. GREAVES (16) AND FRANCES B. WATSON

Harriet Greaves (32) was baptized 7 Oct. 1826 in Newark.  She married Richard Ramsey of Sculcoates, Hull on 28 Jan. 1847 at Newark.  He died 12 May 1851.  (R‑2)

Children - Ramsey

    72.   Harriet Susannah Ramsey, b. 25 Oct. 1847 (Hull).

 

CHILDREN OF HARRIET GREAVES (18) AND JAMES HARSTON

Mary Alice (“Polly”) Harston (38) was baptized 24 Feb. 1841 and died 14 June 1915, both in Newark.  She married Henry Friend on 28 April 1870 in Newark.  Henry and Polly owned a Music Shop, called Friend’s Music which was situated on the Market Square, 18 Market Street, in Newark.  (R‑2)

Children – Friend

+73.   Henry Lancelot Harston Friend, b. 31 Mar. 1871, m. Florence May Rhodes, 14 Oct. 1907.

    74.   Florence Mary (“Flo”) Friend, b. 5 May 1873 (Newark), m. Frank Lowson, 22 Jan. 1906 (Bridlington).

    75.   George Bertie Friend, b. 1 Feb. 1876 (Newark).

+76.   Persis Marguerite Friend, b. 23 Jan. 1883, m. Harold William Strange, 14 Dec. 1915.

 

CHILDREN OF JOSIAH GREAVES (19)

Walter Greaves (41) was born in July 1839 in Stalybridge, Lancashire, England.  He married Martha ‑‑‑‑‑‑ about 1861.  She was born in April 1840 in England.  They were in the 1880 census for Keokuk, Lee Co., IA, with 5 children living with them.  They were in the 1900 census for Center, Appanoose Co., IA, when he was a railroad machinist, and daughter Hattie was the only child living with them.  Five of their 7 children were still living in 1900.  (R‑1)

Children - Greaves

+77.   Joseph H. Greaves, b.c. 1862, m. Mary Jane ‑‑‑‑‑‑, c. 1885.

    78.   Sarah A. Greaves

    79.   George H. Greaves, b.c. 1867, m. Marrie ‑‑‑‑‑‑, c. 1894.  In the 1910 census for Keokuk, Lee Co., IA, living next to his brother Joseph.  He was a saloon keeper, and they had 1 child who was not living.

    80.   child

    81.   child

    82.   Minnie Greaves, b.c. 1873.

    83.   Harriet (“Hattie”) Greaves, b.c. 1867.

 

Louisa Greaves (43) was born about 1845 in Stalybridge, Lancashire, near Manchester.  She first married ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Walker.  She married second Edward Fell.  He was said to be an Australian, but the 1881 census for Manchester, Lancashire, gives his place of birth as Windermere, Westmorland, England.  They had no known children.  The 1881 census listed Edward Fell, 32, joiner, Louisa, 34, Emily, 13, and Mary A. Walker, 14, visitor.  (R‑1)

Children - Walker

    84.   Emily Walker; her surname was listed as Fell in the 1881 census.

 

Letitia Ann Greaves (44) was born about 1856 in Salford, Lancashire, near Manchester, England.  She married Alexander Mason.  He was born about 1851 in Scotland.  They were in the 1881 census for Manchester, Lancashire, when he was a joiner.  Letitia was in the 1900 census for Troy, Ward 12, Rensselaer Co., NY, with all 6 of her children.  Six of 11 children were still living.  He had died by 1910, since Letitia, 54, widow, was in the 1910 census for Troy, Ward 5, Rensselaer Co., NY, with children Ellen, Margaret, Jeanie, James And Alexander.  She was in the 1920 census for Troy, Ward 5, Rensselaer Co., NY, with her daughter Ellen.  Their first 3 children were born in Manchester, Lancashire, England, and the last 3 who were living in 1900 were born in NY.  (R‑1)

Children - Mason

    85.   Ellen L. Mason, b. June 1878.

    86.   Louisa Mason, b. Dec. 1879.

    87.   Margaret Mason, b. Nov. 1881.

    88.   Jeanie Mason, b. Sept. 1885.

    89.   James Mason, b. Sept. 1887.

    90.   Alexander Mason, b. Oct. 1898.

    91.   five other children who died by 1900.

 

CHILDREN OF JEREMIAH J. GREAVES (20) AND FRANCES ROBINSON

George Frederick Greaves (49) was born 17 Jun. 1843 at Bolton St. George, Lancashire, England, was baptized 18 June 1843, and died 20 Aug. 1900 in Deloraine, Manitoba, Canada, as a result of complications from a fall from his democrat[1].  He married Zilpha Rose on 9 Sep. 1866 at Holloway, London.  Zilpha died on 4 Mar. 1938 in Brandon, Manitoba.  The couple moved from England to Coleraine, Ireland, where George took a position at the parish church, St. Patrick’s, as the organist and choirmaster.  They moved back to England and on 29 June 1882 boarded Allan Lines ship “Parisian” and emigrated to Canada.  The family initially settled in Ontario but moved from there, homesteading at Melita, Manitoba.  (R‑2)

Children – Greaves

+92.   George Herbert Twelch Greaves, b. 12 Mar. 1868, m. Bertha Campbell, 19 Jan 1909, d. 3 Sep. 1945.

    93.   James Alfred Greaves, b. 28 Nov. 1870, m. Minnie Frances ---, d. 16 Feb. 1959 (Winslow, Arizona)

+94.   Charles Frederick Greaves, b. 8 Nov. 1872, m. Lilian Sandberg, d. 15 Apr. 1903.

+95.   Harry Edgar Greaves, b. 25 Jan. 1875, m. Lilian (Sandberg) Greaves, d. 5 Mar. 1960.

+96.   Emily Greaves, b. 8 Oct. 1876, m. Arthur Griffith, d. 13 Apr. 1972.

+97.   Percy Greaves, b. 31 Dec. 1879, m. Emma Robertson, 6 Jul 1918, d. 31 Jan. 1927.

+98.   Leopold Greaves, b. 29 Mar. 1882, m. Elizabeth Hanna, d. 11 Sep 1970.

 

Mary Frances (“Fanny”) Greaves (51) was born 12 Nov. 1846 at Preston, and died 23 Oct. 1907.  She married Cuthbert Atkinson Dean on 27 Sep. 1870  at Preston.  He died 27 May 1889.  (R‑2)

Children – Dean

    99.       Carrie Dean, b. c. 1873 (Scotland), d. 12 Dec 1902

    100.    Emilie Dean, b. c. 1874 (Scotland)

    101.    Florence Atkinson Dean, b. c. 1876 (Scotland), m. Herbert Edward Taylor, 19 Jan. 1899 (married by her Uncle, Herbert Twelch Greaves).

+102.    Winifred Dean, b.c. 1880, m. John Eric Cranfield, 2 Jun. 1906.

 

Emily Greaves (54) was born 6 Sep. 1854 in Preston.  She married Oliver Hind on 7 Dec. 1876 at Preston.  (R‑2)

Children – Hind

    103.    Alfred Ernest Hind, b. 7 Apr. 1878 (Preston).

    104.    Sidney Herbert Hind, b. 5 May 1881 (Heaton Norris).

    105.    Constance Emily Hind, b. 25 Aug. 1882 (Heaton Norris).

    106.    Oliver Ashover Hind, b. 27 Jan. 1884 (Heaton Norris).

    107.    Harold Twelch Hind, b. 15 Sep. 1886 (Heaton Norris), d. 6 May 1887.

+108.    Dorothy Frances Hind, b. 29 Apr. 1890, m. Charles Guy Dunkinfield, 12 Oct. 1915.

 

Herbert Twelch Greaves (55) was born 29 Oct. 1856 in Preston, and died 2 March 1930.  He married Elizabeth Ray on 30 Apr. 1896.  She died 6 Mar. 1942.  Herbert was a clergyman for the Church of England.  (R‑2)

Children – Greaves

    109.    Mary Constance Isobel Greaves, b.  20 Apr. 1904 (Burnley)

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN G. FLECKNOR (21) AND LUCY WOODFIELD

John Graves Flecknor (57) was born in 1842 and died 24 March 1881.  He married Sarah Ann West.  She died 19 Dec. 1912.  (R‑2)

Children – Fleckner/Flecknor

+110.    Clara A. Fleckner, b. 1865, m. Theophilus Smith.

    111.    John Alfred Fleckner, b. 1867, d. Mar. 1871.

+112.    George Harry Fleckner, b. 1869, m. Katie Haywood, d. June 1908

    113.    Kenard J. Fleckner, b.1873, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Carter/Bailey

 

CHILDREN OF ELLEN FLECKNOR (22) AND THOMAS ARNOLD

Thomas Edward Arnold (66) was born 2 Jun. 1845 and died 24 Dec. 1925.  He married Elizabeth Timms.  She died 21 Jan. 1922.  (R‑2)

Children – Arnold

+114.    Sarah Ellen Arnold, b. 30 Jul. 1875, m. George Ernest Hornidge, d. 1939.

    115.    Elizabeth Ann Arnold, b. 21 Oct. 1876, d. 18 Apr. 1877.

+116.    Edward Thomas Arnold, b. 23 Mar. 1878, m. Harriet Peggy Key, d. 17 Mar 1929.

    117.    Edith Rachel Arnold, b. 16 Mar 1880, d. 8 Mar 1940.

    118.    Ernest Arthur Arnold, b. 24 Aug. 1881, m. Emma Neal, d. 1939.

    119.    Frederick Henry Arnold, b. 30 Mar. 1884, d. 14 Aug. 1884.

+120.    Florence Mary Arnold, b. 22 Mar. 1886, m. Charles Edward Blake, d. 6 Apr. 1955.

+121.    Gertrude Alice Arnold, b. 7 May 1888, m. Ernest George Kidson, d. 1966.

    122.    Herbert/Albert John Arnold, b. 10 Mar 1890, m. Mary Clark, d. 4 Mar 1977.

+123.    Beatrice May Arnold, b. 15 Jun. 1893, m. Horace MacKenzie.

 

Ellen Arnold (67) was born in 1847 and died 16 Aug. 1925.  She married Isaac Brunt.  He died 24 Mar 1941.  (R‑2)

 Children – Brunt

    124.    Fred Brunt, b. 1880

    125.    Ada Brunt, b. 1882

    126.    Clara Brunt, b. 1886

 

CHILDREN OF WILLAM FLECKNER (23) AND ELIZABETH LOWE

William Fleckner (68) was born in 1859 in Stoneleigh.  He married Clara Clarke in July 1880.   (R‑2)

 Children – Fleckner

    127.    Harry J. Fleckner, b. 1880 (Earlsdon)

+128.    Herbert William Fleckner, b. 1880, m. Lily Maria Arnold.

    129.    Fred Fleckner, b. 1887 (Coventry)

 

CHILDREN OF HANNAH GREAVES (25) AND JOHN ROWBOTTOM

Emma Rowbottom (69) was born on 24 Nov. 1858, and died in 1929 in Stone.  She married Thomas Twells in 1877 in Shardlow.   He died in 1933.  (R‑2)

Children – Twells

    130.    Eliza Twells, b. 25 Jan. 1878.

    131.    Annie Twells, b. 22 Oct. 1879.

    132.    Sarah Twells, b. 29 May 1882.

+133.    Frederick Twells, b. 1 Mar. 1885, m. Ruth Ann Elliot, 22 July 1906, d. 27 Feb. 1931.

    134.    Mary Twells, b. 22 Mar. 1887

    135.    Gertrude Twells, b. 29 Nov. 1888

    136.    Thomas Twells, b. 27 Sep. 1893

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF MARY ALICE HARSTON (38) AND HENRY FRIEND

Harry Lancelot Harston Friend (73) was born 31 Mar. 1871 in Newark upon Trent, Notts.  He married Florence May Rhodes on 14 Oct. 1907.  (R‑2)

Children – Friend

    137.    Dulcie May Friend, b. 23 Nov. 1908.

    138.    Eileen Friend, b. 22 Feb. 1910.

    139.    Harry Lancelot Friend, b. 1 Mar. 1913.

    140.    Philip Harston Friend, b. 19 Mar. 1915.

    141.    James Kenneth Friend, b. 22 Aug. 1919.

    142.    Diana May Friend, b. 21 May 1921

 

Persis Marguerite (“Daisy”) Friend (76) was born 23 Jan. 1883 in Newark.   She married Harold William Strange on 14 Dec. 1915 at Newark.  (R‑2)

Children – Strange

+143.    Sybil Strange, b. 17 Oct. 1919, m. Thomas Reginald Mellor, 21 Sep. 1940.

 

CHILDREN OF WALTER GREAVES (41) AND MARTHA ------

Joseph H. Greaves (77) was born about 1862 in England.  He married Mary Jane ‑‑‑‑‑‑ about 1885.  She was born about 1860 in IA, of Canadian parents.  They were in the 1910 census for Keokuk, Ward 6, Jackson Twp., Lee Co., IA.  Living next door was his brother George, wife Maggie, and mother Martha.  They were in the 1920 census for Keokuk, Ward 6, Lee Co., IA.  He immigrated to America in 1863 and was naturalized in 1865.  He was a railroad engineer.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+144.    Robert P. Greaves, b.c. 1887, m. Mary F. ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

+145.    Joseph F. Greaves, Jr., b.c. 1893, m. Lucy A. ‑‑‑‑‑‑

    146.    Mary Mildred Greaves, b.c. 1907 (MD).  She was not with them in the 1910 census.  There was a Mary Greaves, daughter of Lewis Greaves, in the 1910 census for Delaware Co., PA, who might be the same person.

 

CHILDREN OF GEORGE FREDERICK GREAVES (49) AND ZILPHA ROSE

George Herbert Twelch Greaves (92) was born 12 Mar. 1868 in Coleraine, and died 3 Sept. 1945 in Elkhorn.  He married Bertha Campbell on 19 Jan. 1919.  They had no children of their own but did adopt a child, Edwin Greaves.   (R‑2)

Children – Greaves (adopted)

    147.    Edwin Greaves, d. 5 Dec. 1971.

 

Charles Frederick Greaves (94) was born 8 Nov. 1872 in Coleraine, and died of typhoid on 15 Apr. 1903 in Elva, Manitoba, Canada.  He married Lilian Sandberg.  After Charles died, Lilian married his brother Harry.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

    148.    Emily Christina Greaves, m. George Pratt.

 

Harry Edgar Greaves (95) was born 25 Jan. 1875 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, and died 5 Mar. 1960 in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.  He married his brother’s widow, Lilian Greaves, nee Sandberg.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+149.    Dorothy Greaves, b. 13 Apr. 1904, m. Ralph Christopher Corbett, 24 Feb 1926, d. 10 Mar 1949.

+150.    Frances Lilian Greaves, b. 28 Jul. 1905, m. Alfred Leo Roberts, 10 Jan. 1928, d. 1 Nov. 1981.

    151.    Winifred Greaves, b. 2 Sep. 1906

+152.    Richard Leopold Greaves, b. 13 Oct. 1907, m. Stephanie Adilaide Hohn, 3 Apr. 1934, d. 8 Oct. 1978.

+153.    Charles Alfred Greaves, b. 6 Apr. 1909, m. Edna Mae Johnston, 14 Jul. 1935, d. 31 Oct. 2003.

    154.    George Herbert Percy Greaves, b. 29 Mar. 1912, d. 27 Dec. 1933.

+155.    Mary Irene Greaves, b. 8 Jun. 1916, m. Frederick Robert Tucker, 18 Nov. 1940

+156.    Margaret Kathleen Greaves, b. 6 Jan. 1919, m. George L. Coutts, 15 Oct. 1941, d. 13 Sep. 1976.

+157.    Agnes Ruth Greaves, b. Apr. 1922, m. Charles Allison Grant, 4 Nov. 1944.

 

Emily Greaves (96) was born 8 Oct. 1876 and died on 13 Apr. 1972.  She married Arthur Griffith.  (R‑2)

Children - Griffith

    158.    Gladys Georgina Griffith, b. m. Ralph Goodridge, d. 13 Aug. 1995.

    159.    Vivienne Griffith

 

Percy Greaves (97) was born 31 Dec. 1879, and died 31 Jan. 1927 in Birtle, Manitoba.  He married Emma Robertson on 6 July 1918.  She died in 1970.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+160.    James Alfred Greaves, b. 1919, m. Ruby ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

    161.    Gerald Robertson Greaves, b. 12 Nov. 1920, m. Margaret L. Lang, Aug. 1946, d. 11 Feb. 2002.

+162.    Vivienne Jean Greaves, b. 1 Sep. 1922 , m. Russell Fedoruk, d. 15 Feb. 2002.

 

Leopold Greaves (98) was born 29 Mar. 1882, and died 11 Sept. 1970 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.  He married Elizabeth Hanna.  She died 5 Jan. 1970.  (R‑2)

Children - Greaves

+163.    Herbert Twelch Greaves, b. 27 Aug. 1913, m. Hazel (“Robbie”) ‑‑‑‑‑‑.

    164.    George Frederick Greaves,b. 1911.

    165.    Stanley Greaves, b. 15 Oct. 1909.

    166.    Donald Stewart Greaves, m. Patricia Enid.

    167.    Florence Greaves, b. Jun. 1912.

 

CHILDREN OF MARY F. GREAVES (51) AND CUTHBERT A. DEAN

Winifred Dean (102) was born about 1880 in Scotland.  She married John Frederick Cranfield on 2 June 1906 in Birkdale.  The ceremony was performed by Winifred’s uncle, Herbert Twelch Greaves (#55).  Both their children were born in Southport, Lancashire.  (R‑2)

Children - Cranfield

    168.    John Eric Cranfield, b. 13 Apr. 1908.

    169.    Ronald Dean Cranfield, b. 2 Dec. 1913.

 

CHILDREN OF EMILY GREAVES (54) AND OLIVER HIND

Dorothy Frances Hind (108) was born 29 April 1890 at Heaton Norris.  She married Charles Guy Dukinfield on 12 Oct. 1915 at Binston, Chester.  The ceremony was conducted by Dorothy’s uncle, Herbert Twelch Greaves (#55).  (R‑2)

Children - Dukinfield

    170.    Christopher Guy Dukinfield, b. 1 Aug. 1916 (Birkenhead)

    171.    Frances Diane Dukinfield, b. 17 Sep. 1920 (Chester), m. Robert Guy Rodwell, 16 Feb. 1946.

 

CHILDREN OF JOHN G. FLECKNER (57) AND SARAH A. WEST

Clara A. Fleckner (110) was born in 1865.  She married Theophilus Smith.  (R‑2)

Children - Smith

    172.    Clara A. Smith, b. 1887.

    173.    Theophilus J. Smith, b. 1888.

    174.    Dorothy L. Smith, b. 1889.

    175.    Thomas H. Smith, b. 1890.

    176.    Mabel Smith, b. 1894

    177.    Harry Smith, b. 1895

    178.    child

    179.    child

 

George Harry Fleckner (112) was born in 1869 and died in June 1908.  He married Katie Haywood.  (R‑2)

 Children - Fleckner

    180.    Phyilis Fleckner, b. 1893

 

CHILDREN OF THOMAS E. ARNOLD (66) AND ELIZABETH TIMMS

Sarah Ellen Arnold (114) was born 30 Jul. 1875 and died in 1939.  She married George Ernest Hornidge.  (R‑2)

Children - Hornidge

    181.    child

    182.    child

    183.    Gertrude Ellen Louise Hornidge, b. 26 May 1905, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑, d. 4 Nov. 2001.  2 children.

+184.    Hilda Elizabeth Alice Hornidge, b. 8 May 1908, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Cole, d. 29 Sep. 2000.

+185.    Charles John Ronald Hornidge, b. 1914, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Miles, d. 19 Nov. 1998

 

Edward Thomas Arnold (116) was born 23 Mar. 1878 and died 17 Mar. 1929.  He married Harriet Peggy Key.  She died in Jan. 1954.  (R‑2)

Children - Arnold

+186.    Jack Arnold, b. 6 Jan 1916, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Chetwynd, d. 1983.  2 children.

 

Florence Mary Arnold (120) was born 22 March 1886 and died 6 April 1955.  She married Charles Edward Blake.  He died 20 July 1932.  (R‑2)

Children - Blake

    187.    child

    188.    child

    189.    Mathew Arnold Blake, b. 21 June 1926.

 

Gertrude Alice Arnold (121) was born 7 May 1888 and died in 1966.  She married Ernest George Kidson.  He died 20 March 1935.  (R‑2)

Children - Kidson

    190.    Arnold Kidson, b. 1925, d. 1983

 

Beatrice May Arnold (123) was born 15 June 1893.  She married Horace MacKenzie.  He died 20 March 1935.  (R‑2)

Children - MacKenzie

    191.    ‑‑‑‑‑‑ MacKenzie, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Moulder

 

CHILDREN OF WILLIAM FLECKNER (68) AND CLARA CLARKE

Herbert William Fleckner (128) was born in 1880 in Earlsdon.  He married Lily Maria Arnold. She died 28 Feb. 1979.  (R‑2)

Children - Fleckner

+192.    child, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Alder

+193.    child, m. ‑‑‑‑‑‑ Wagstaff

+194.    Herbert Lawrence Fleckner, m. Elsie Mabel, d. 1990

 

CHILDREN OF EMMA ROWBOTTOM (69) AND THOMAS TWELLS

Frederick Twells (133) was born 1 March 1885 and died 27 Feb 1931.  He married Ruth Ann Elliot on 22 July 1906.  She died 17 Jun 1970.  All their children were born in Shardlow Registration District except for Hazel, born in Melbourne, Derbyshire.  (R‑2)

Children – Twells

    195.    Kate Twells, b. 16 Nov. 1907.

    196.    Frederick Arthur Twells, b. 28 Sep. 1909.

    197.    Gertrude Emily Twells, b. 28 Aug. 1910.

    198.    Phyllis Molly Twells, b. 1913.

    199.    Irene May Twells, b. 1915.

    200.    Frank Leslie Twells, b. 29 May 1919.

    201.    daughter, b. 1921.

    202.    Dennis William Twells b. 14 Feb. 1923.

+203.    Hazel Betty Twells, b. 6 Oct. 1925, m. Peter Henry Wright, 11 Jul 1950, d. 13 Oct. 2001.

    204.    daughter, b. 1928-29 .

 

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