Watkin, Sir Edward William, first baronet
- C. W. Sutton
- , revised by Philip S. Bagwell
Watkin, Sir Edward William, first baronet (1819–1901), railway promoter, born in Ravald Street, Salford, on 26 September 1819, a son of Absalom Watkin (1787–1861), cotton merchant and prominent citizen of Manchester, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of William Makinson of Bolton. One brother, ...