GREATHEAD, James Henry - Extra Data
Leader of GREATHEAD's Party
Emigrated with brother William
London Metropolitan Archives:
Francis GREATHEAD, bachelor, married Eleanor HALL by Licence on 30 May 1788 in St.Marylebone.
Both signed their names.
Witnesses: Mary HALL and Adrian TURNER
James Henry GREATHEAD thought to have been born in Louth, Lincolnshire. Baptism not found.
William son of Francis GREATHEAD and Eleanor his wife baptised 17 August 1799 in St.James, Louth, Lincolnshire
James Henry GREATHEAD married Martha HEWITT on 21 July 1818 in St.Mary's, Handsworth, Staffordshire.
Death Notice (Cape Archives) for son James Henry GREATHEAD says that he was born in Dudley, Worcestershire. James Henry Snr. wrote his correspondence with the Colonial Office from Dudley.
See correspondence from his father Francis GREATHEAD in 1821 at CO48/56