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John William Edge (1804-1864), Gun Maker
of 2 St Mary's Gate, Manchester
1851 Living at 24 Ridge Field, Manchester. John William Edge (age 47 born Manchester), Gun Maker. With his wife Margaret Edge (age 39 born Gredington Salop).
1855 Living at Russell Street, Stretford New Road, Hulme, Gun Maker.
1861 Living at 41 and 43 Percy Street, Hulme: William Edge (age 57 born Manchester), Gun Maker. With his wife Margaret Edge (age 47 born Hanmer, Flintshire).
1863 John William Edge listed in Slater's Directory of Manchester and Salford, 1863 as gun & patent rifle manufacturer, 2 St Mary’s Gate. At the same address were Griffiths & Worsley, agents for J W Edge. J W Edge's home address: 41 & 43 Percy St., Russell St., Hulme
1864 July 10th. Died, age 60, gun maker.