OSW-NM-L-19-14 Morgan’s Shop – Llanymynech

Edward Morgan and his brother Richard ran a grocery business in Whittington in 1900.  Ref. Kelly’s 1900

By 1903 they had moved to The Cross Stores in Llanymynech – Edward Raymond Morgan was born there in 1903 as were his brother and sister.

Edward Morgan and his wife Charlotte lived at 45 Salop Road until his death in 1942.

Edward was one of 8 children of Richard Morgan (b. Plas y Court) & Sarah (Manford . b. Llywn). They were farmers whose final farm was Trederwen Hall. The farm is still in the family – descendants  of Edward’s youngest brother Thomas Henry.

Kelly’s Directory has Edward Morgan running a grocery business at the Cross Stores in Llanymynech until 1910.

Edward did have an older brother John but he was a farmer in Frodesley, not Llanymynech, and he died in 1913

They are still living there in the 1911 Census

Edward moved to Oswestry becoming manager of Beckitts Stores at The Cross