Benjamin Albert Hey (c.1847-1918)

Benjamin Albert Hey was a tailor and woollen merchant, and co-founder of the Shelley & Shepley Gas Company.

Biography

He was born in Shepley, the son of Michael Hey.

He married Emma Chambers, daughter of John Chambers, on 24 December 1873 at Derby and they resided at Osborne House, Shepley.

He served on Shepley Local Board and then Shepley Urban District Council.

Benjamin Albert Hey died on 29 May 1918.

Emma Hey died aged 79 on 4 December 1926.

Benjamin Albert Hey (c.1847-1918)

Categories

People
This page was last modified on 9 February 2018 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

Search Huddersfield Exposed