James George (Jim) GREENING

James George (Jim) GREENING

Male 1879 - 1945  (65 years)

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  • Name James George GREENING 
    Nickname Jim 
    Born 14 Sep 1879  Piddletrenthide, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptised 2 Nov 1879  Piddletrenthide, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Aug 1945  Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1881: (George J) Age 1, Puddletrenthide, Dorset

      1881 Census Piddletrentide
      John Greening aged 29 an Ag lab born Litton Cheney, Dorset.
      Elizabeth M his wife aged 21 born Hartfootlane, Dorset.
      George J his son aged 1 born Piddletrentide.

      1891 census:Piddletrentide.
      John G Greening aged 39 a Shepherd born Combe??
      Elizabeth M his wife aged 31 born Hartfootlane, Dorset.
      James G his son aged 11 born Piddletrentide.
      Emily D his daug aged 8 born Piddletrentide.
      Elizabeth G M his daug aged 5 born Piddletrentide.
      Rose A his daug aged 1 born Piddletrentide

      Brian Greening notes that John (and his father) were both shepherds. There is no evidence that James George was ever a shepherd, he was apprenticed as a blacksmith
      Lodgers - George Cuff, from Ansty, Dorset (Age 54), and Fanny A CUFF, from Melcombe Horsey, Dorset (Age 15)

      Apprenticed and employed as a blacksmith in Piddletrenthide

      Moved to the Isle of Wight in 1905 working initially for Bert Hookey at Sheat (according to the 1901 census, see below, this is incorrect as he is already shown as a Blacksmith in Gatcombe parish).

      1901 census: Sheat Corner, Gatcombe, Isle of Wight
      Class: RG13; Piece: 1022; Folio: 63; Page: 1
      Robert Hookey Head M 58 Blacksmith Gatcombe
      Anne Hookey Wife M 57 Gatcombe
      James Greening Boarder S 21 Blacksmith Piddletrenthide Dorset

      Met and courted Ellen Ryall, the Ryall family being in the village of Chillerton as early as 1842.

      Worked for Mr Wiggins as Blacksmith in Chale

      1911 census: Chillerton Isle of Wight
      Class: RG14; Piece: 5710; Schedule Number: 62
      Isabella Ryall Head 66 Widow Dairy Work Isle of Wight Chillerton
      James George Greening Son in Law 31 Married Blacksmith Dorset Piddletrenthide
      Ellen Greening Daughter 33 Married 4 2 2 Isle of Wight Chillerton
      William Greening Grandson 3 Isle of Wight Chillerton
      Isabell Greening Granddaughter 1 Isle of Wight Chillerton
      Isabell Carnon Granddaughter 5 Southsea Hants

      1927: Listed in Kelly's Directory as Dairyman, Chillerton

      1939 Register: Garn Lane,Chillerton, Isle of Wight R.D
      Ref: RG101/2657C/007/2
      James G Greening 14 Sep 1879 Male Dairy Farmer Married 68 1
      Ellen Greening 15 Aug 1877 Female Unpaid Domestic Duti Married 68 2
      John R Greening 09 Jun 1931 Male At School Single 68 3

      1945: Shown on 1945 Electoral Roll in Garn Lane Cottage, Chillerton
    Person ID I29  Baker Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2017 

    Father John Gill GREENING,   b. 1851, Litton Cheney, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1901  (Age > 51 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Mary (Mary) CUFF,   b. 1860, Hartfootlane, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1901  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married Jun 1879  Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen (Nell) RYALL,   b. 15 Aug 1877, Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1947, Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1906  Quay Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Notes 
    • Married at Quay Street Methodist, Newport
    Children 
    +1. William John (Will) GREENING,   b. 13 Oct 1907, Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1982, Newport, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Isabel Mary GREENING,   b. 29 Aug 1909, Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1980, The Fairway, Lake, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +3. Charles James (Charlie) GREENING,   b. 26 Sep 1912, Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1990, Sandown, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Arthur Gilbert GREENING,   b. 18 Sep 1915, Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1985, Guildford, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1879 - Piddletrenthide, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 2 Nov 1879 - Piddletrenthide, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Sep 1906 - Quay Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William John (Will) GREENING - 13 Oct 1907 - Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Isabel Mary GREENING - 29 Aug 1909 - Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Charles James (Charlie) GREENING - 26 Sep 1912 - Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arthur Gilbert GREENING - 18 Sep 1915 - Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Aug 1945 - Chillerton, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jim & Nell Greening and family
    Jim & Nell Greening and family
    James Greening and Ellen Greening nee Ryall with children [L-R] William, Arthur, Isobel and Charles

  • Sources 
    1. [S396] The 1939 National Register, (FindMyPast), 12 Jun 2016.
      Garn Lane,Chillerton , Isle of Wight R.D
      Ref: RG101/2657C/007/2
      James G Greening 14 Sep 1879 Male Dairy Farmer Married 68 1

    2. [S3] Parish Register, 2 Nov 2014.
      535 Nov 2nd James George son of John Gill and Elizabeth Mary Greening Piddle Trenthide Labourer

    3. [S292] National Probate Calendar, (Ancestry) (Reliability: 2), 2 Nov 2014.
      GREENING James George of Garn-lane Cottage Chillerton Isle of Wight died 10 August 1945 Probate Llandudno 9 October to Ellen Greening widow. Effects 1299 7s. 4d.
      Previously had date as 15 August (unsourced)

    4. [S21] FreeBMD, (http://www.freebmd.org.uk/), 2b 1420, Sep 1906.
      I Wight

    5. [S140] IOW FHS Searchable Registered Marriage Index, Isle Of Wight Family History Society, (http://www.isle-of-wight-fhs.co.uk/bmd_1/marriages/bmd_m_search.html), RO50/140.
      Register Office, Newport
      Married at Quay Street Methodist Church