Edgar Storey (c1859-1909)
1861 Son of Thomas Storey, cotton spinner and manufacturer, employing 186 men, 275 women, 91 boys, 51 girls
1881 Educated at Cambridge University
1891 Colliery proprietor, 32, living in Lancaster, with Florence L Storey 30, and Roland A Storey 3
1909 Obituary 
In 1887 he was elected president of the Manchester Coal Exchange, of which he remained a trustee up to the time of his death. He was a director of the Darwen and Mostyn Iron Company, Ltd., of Ackers, Whitley & Company, of Storey Bros., Ltd., and several other industrial undertakings.
He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1884.
Sources of Information
- Parish records
- 1861 census
- 1881 census
- 1891 census
- 1909 Iron and Steel Institute: Obituaries