Storr, William (abt1814-1870)


The 1841 census return records William, aged 25 and born in Yorkshire as a PM minister at Caperby, Ausgarth, Askrigg, Yorkshire. His death record records his birth as 1814.

Petty records that William sailed for South Australia on 9 December 1845.

He married Bridget Ryan (1820-1882) on 29 September 1847 at the residence of William Marshall, Walkerville, South Australia. Family trees on indicate that they had several children.

William died on 2 November 1870 at Port Gawler, South Australia.


  • 1841 Ripon
  • 1842 Thirsk
  • 1843 Penrith
  • 1844 Carlisle
  • 1845 London
  • 1846 Adelaide – Australia
  • 1848 Mount Barker
  • 1851 Sydney
  • 1853 disappears


J Petty, The History of the Primitive Methodist Connexion, 1880, p482

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

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