Edwin Greaves

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Personal and Family Information

Edwin was born about 1853 in Water Stratford, Buckinghamshire, the son of unknown parents.[Note 1]

His wife was Hannah Sear, whom he married in ABT 1875. The place has not been found. Their ten known children were un (?-?), Ruth (c1873-?), Eliza Ann (c1875-?), Helen or Ellen (c1877-?), Philip Sidney (c1880-?), Frederick G. (>1881-?), Arthur H. (c1885-?), Laura V. (c1888-?), Oliver C. (c1890-?) and Birley Violet (c1893-?).

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT 1853
Place: Water Stratford, Buckinghamshire
See Note 1
Census02 APR 1911
Place: Shalstone, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1911 Census
1911 census of England and Wales
Source: 1911 census of England and Wales
Authors: extr. skf
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/2352/rg14_08021_0115_03/40750151

See Note 2
See Note 3
Census05 APR 1891
Place: Sand Pit Hill, Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1891 census
1891 census of Tingewick
Source: 1891 census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 4
See Note 5
Census03 APR 1881
Place: Finmere, Oxfordshire
Type: 1881 census
1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

See Note 6
See Note 7
Census31 MAR 1901
Place: Wood Green Cottage, Water Stratford, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1901 census
1901 census of England
Source: 1901 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/BKMRG13_1362_1365-0799/7923964

See Note 8
See Note 9

Notes

Note 1

from census

Note 2

age 58, ag lab, with wife, son, dau, g'son

Note 3

1911 England Census > Buckinghamshire Shalstone and Water Stratford 08

[frame 116 of 149

Edwin Greaves Head, 58, married Farm labourer born Bucks Water Stratford

Hannah Greaves Wife, 56, married 36 years, 9 children all living b. Bucks Padbury

Arthur Greaves Son, 26, single farm labourer born Oxfordshire Finmere

Birley Greaves Daughter, 17, single Tingewick, Bucks

Donald Greaves Grandson, 14 plough boy on farm Steane Northamptonsh.

Note 4

age 39, ag lab, with wife, 3 dau, 4 sons

Note 5

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Edwin,M,HD,1852.00,39.00,,M,Agl Labourer,0,BKM,Water Stratford,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Hannah,M,WI,1853.00,38.00,,F,,0,BKM,Padbury,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Eliza,U,DA,1875.00,16.00,,F,,0,BKM,Water Stratford,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Hellen,,DA,1877.00,14.00,,F,,0,BKM,Beersheba,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Philip S.,,SO,1880.00,11.00,11?,M,,0,OXF,Bacon's Wood House,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Frederick G.,,SO,1881.00,10.00,,M,,0,OXF,Bacon's Wood House,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Arthur H.,,SO,1885.00,6.00,,M,,0,OXF,Bacon's Wood House,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Laura V.,,DA,1888.00,3.00,,F,,0,OXF,Bacon's Wood House,

15b,171.00,Sand Pit Hill,Greaves,Oliver C.,,SO,1890.00,1.00,,M,,0,,,

Note 6

age 30, shepherd, with wife, 3 dau, son

Note 7

Dwelling:

Census Place: Finmere, Oxford, England

Source: FHL Film 1341369 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1531 Folio 117 Page 12

Marr Age Sex Birthplace

Edwin GREAVES M 30 M Water Stratford, Buckingham, England

Rel: Head

Occ: Farm Laborer Shepherd

Hannah GREAVES M 28 F Padbury, Buckingham, England

Rel: Wife

Occ: Farm Laborer Wife

Ruth GREAVES 8 F Water Stratford, Buckingham, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Scholar

Eliza Ann GREAVES 6 F Water Stratford, Buckingham, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Scholar

Ellen GREAVES 4 F Tingewick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Dau

Occ: Scholar

Philip Sydney GREAVES 1 M Finmere, Oxford, England

Rel: Son

Note 8

age 45, cattleman, with wife, 3 sons, dau, g’son

Note 9

1901 England Census > Buckinghamshire Water Stratford District 8

[frame 7 of 12]

Schedule 37 Wood Green Farm Cottage 3 rooms

Edwin Greaves Head, M, 45 Cattleman on Farm born Water Stratford Bucks

Hannah do Wife, M, 49 Padbury Bucks

Sidney do Son, S, 21 Labourer Agr. Finmere Oxon

Arthur do Son, S, 16 do do

Oliver do Son, S, 11 do

Birly do Dau, S, 6 Tingewick, Bucks

Harry do Grandson, S, 4 Stein, Northants

Sources

  1. 1911 census of England and Wales
    Source: 1911 census of England and Wales
    Authors: extr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/2352/rg14_08021_0115_03/40750151
  2. FHTS - Buckinghamshire marriage transcription project
    Source: FHTS - Buckinghamshire marriage transcription project
    Authors: Buckinghamshire Family History Society
  3. 1891 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1891 census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  4. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints
  5. 1901 census of England
    Source: 1901 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/BKMRG13_1362_1365-0799/7923964