Robert Andrew Storey

5 April 1878–23 January 1931 (Age 52)
Mono Township, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Robert Andrew

When Robert Andrew Storey was born on 5 April 1878, in Mono Township, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, his father, Jonathan Storey, was 67 and his mother, Mary Lennox, was 52. He married Henrietta McCabe on 2 March 1904, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911. He died on 23 January 1931, in Pincher Creek, Pincher Creek No. 9, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Robert Andrew Storey
1878–1931
Henrietta McCabe
1877–1961
Marriage: 2 March 1904
Female Storey
1905–1905
Robert John Henry Storey
1906–1967
Harold Storey
1910–1910
Bertal James Storey
1910–1975
Reeves Lewis Storey
1913–1986
Emma Jane Storey
1915–
Beatrice Mabel Storey
1923–1987

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1904
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 5

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 8

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 28

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

Northern English: from the Old Norse byname Stóri (from stórr ‘big’), also used as a personal name in northern England in the early Middle Ages.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Andrew Storey, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Robert Storey in entry for Storey, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Robert A Storey, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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