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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Robert Andrew Storey
Henrietta McCabe
Marriage: 2 March 1904
Female Storey
Robert John Henry Storey
Harold Storey
Bertal James Storey
Reeves Lewis Storey
Emma Jane Storey
Beatrice Mabel Storey

Spouse and Children

2 March 1904
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada


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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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