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Samuel Rathbone, Edge
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EDGE, Samuel Rathbone, M.A., J.P.
Born 1848 at Tunstall. Son of the late Stephen Edge.
Educated at Wesley College, Sheffield, and Queen’s College, Oxford.
Married 1888, Eliza Marion, daughter of the late Edward Holden.
Justice of the Peace for the County of Stafford, 1887 ;
Governor of Leys, Cambridge, 1874-86 ;
Member of Parliament (Radical) for Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1878-80 ;
President of Local Preachers’ Mutual Aid Association, 1889 - 90 and North Staffs. Federation of Citizens League, 1903-07;
President North Staffs. Free Church Council Federation, 1906.
Recreation - Club Reform.
Heir - Stephen Rathbone Holden Edge. Born 1892.
"Who's Who in Staffordshire" 1934