Storr, Edwin (1848-1881)

Family

Edwin was born abt1848 at York, Yorkshire, to parents William Storr, a shoemaker and PM local preacher (1861), and Ann Richardson.

He married Sarah Jane Boyd (b abt1848) in 1875 at Donaghy, Cookstown, Ireland. Census returns identify three children.

  • Isabella B (b abt1878)  
  • John William (1878-1971) – a wholesale fish merchant (1911)   
  • Albert Edwin (1881-1964)  – emigrated to USA in 1905; a grocery clerk (1910);  died at Sarasota, Florida, USA    

Edwin died on 29 October 1881 at Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire.

Sarah returned to Ireland after Edwin died.

Circuits

  • 1872 Spalding
  • 1873 Newry
  • 1874 Lisburn
  • 1875 disappears
  • 1875 Lisburn – Congregational minister
  • 1879 Hindpool Rd, Barrow-in-Furness
  • 1881 Littleborough

References

Surman Index id: 25732

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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