Edward Holroyd

Edward Holroyd

b: 24 JUL 1794
d: 29 JAN 1881
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

Edward Holroyd practised as a Special Pleader for seven years under the Bar, having a large business and ten pupils, some of whom became eminent, including Sir David Dundas, afterwards Solicitor-General. He was called to the Bar on the 26 April 1826; in November, 1828, he was appointed by Lord Lyndhurst one of the Commissioners of Bankrupts under the old system, and on the 21st October, 1831, he was appointed by Lord Brougham a Commissioner of the Bankruptcy Court then established, and held the position of Senior Commissioner on the abolition of the Court in December, 1869, having been in office longer than any Judge then on the Bench. On his retirement he was thanked by the Bar and the Solicitors of his Court for his unvarying courtesy and kindness while sitting as a Judge.
Biography
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

Edward Holroyd practised as a Special Pleader for seven years under the Bar, having a large business and ten pupils, some of whom became eminent, including Sir David Dundas, afterwards Solicitor-General. He was called to the Bar on the 26 April 1826; in November, 1828, he was appointed by Lord Lyndhurst one of the Commissioners of Bankrupts under the old system, and on the 21st October, 1831, he was appointed by Lord Brougham a Commissioner of the Bankruptcy Court then established, and held the position of Senior Commissioner on the abolition of the Court in December, 1869, having been in office longer than any Judge then on the Bench. On his retirement he was thanked by the Bar and the Solicitors of his Court for his unvarying courtesy and kindness while sitting as a Judge.
Facts
  • 24 JUL 1794 - Birth -
  • 29 JAN 1881 - Death -
Ancestors
   
George Holroyd
9 JAN 1719 -
 
 
George Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
31 OCT 1758 - 21 NOV 1831
  
  
  
Eleanor Sowley
ABT 1723 -
 
Edward Holroyd
24 JUL 1794 - 29 JAN 1881
  
 
  
Amos Chaplin
ABT 1742 - 1792
 
 
Sarah Chaplin
18 JUN 1768 - 11 NOV 1848
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
Birth31 OCT 1758
Death21 NOV 1831
Marriage10 SEP 1787to Sarah Chaplin
Marriageto ?
FatherGeorge Holroyd
MotherEleanor Sowley
PARENT (F) Sarah Chaplin
Birth18 JUN 1768
Death11 NOV 1848 Exmouth,Devon.
Marriage10 SEP 1787to George Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
FatherAmos Chaplin
MotherMaria.A. von Stocken
CHILDREN
FMary Anne Holroyd
Birth31 DEC 1788
Death14 MAY 1813
Marriage4 DEC 1810to Charles Court
MGeorge Chaplin Holroyd
Birth9 SEP 1790
Death24 NOV 1871
Marriage2 APR 1818to Virginie de la Fontaine at Hyderabad, Deccan, India
Marriageto Fanny Harrington
MCharles Holroyd
Birth31 JAN 1792
Death13 SEP 1830Mominabad, East Indies, without issue
MHenry Amos Holroyd
Birth24 MAY 1793
Death23 FEB 1794Hampstead
MEdward Holroyd
Birth24 JUL 1794
Death29 JAN 1881
Marriage28 DEC 1820to Caroline Pugsley
FSarah Louisa Holroyd
Birth4 JUL 1796
Death11 JAN 1876
MFrederick Court Holroyd
Birth28 NOV 1797
DeathHampstead, an infant. Buried there.
MThomas Holroyd
Birth23 MAR 1799
Death27 NOV 1893Hampton Court
Marriage5 JUL 1823to Sarah Morgan
MJames John Holroyd , Rev
Birth28 SEP 1800
Death3 FEB 1876
Marriage12 SEP 1833to Sophia Tyssen
MWilliam James Holroyd
Birth20 AUG 1802
Death6 MAR 1803Buried in Hampstead
MHenry Holroyd
Birth5 APR 1804
Death29 SEP 1859Calcutta, India
Marriage8 DEC 1831to Lucy Franks
FSarah Maria Holroyd
Birth26 MAY 1805
Death3 AUG 1815Brighton
FCharlotte Holroyd
Birth8 SEP 1806
Death30 JUN 1811Hampstead, London
MFrederick Holroyd
Birth14 MAR 1810
Death29 JUN 1811Hampstead, London
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Edward Holroyd
Birth24 JUL 1794
Death29 JAN 1881
Marriage28 DEC 1820to Caroline Pugsley
FatherGeorge Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
MotherSarah Chaplin
PARENT (F) Caroline Pugsley
Birth
Death
Marriage28 DEC 1820to Edward Holroyd
FatherCharles Pugsley
MotherSarah Wadland
CHILDREN
FSarah Louisa Holroyd
Birth6 OCT 1821
Death
Marriage20 APR 1853to Francis Thomas Clarke Margetts , Rev at Wimbledon
MGeorge Frederic Holroyd
Birth6 MAY 1824
Death15 SEP 1874Connerach, near Youghal, in the County of Cork, Ireland
Marriage30 AUG 1862to Charlotte Lavinia Johnson at Roehampton, London
MEdward Dundas Holroyd , QC
Birth25 JAN 1828Surrey, England
Death5 JAN 1916St Kilda, Australia
Marriage19 APR 1862to Anna Maria Hoyles Compton at East St. Kilda, near Melbourne, Australia
MArthur Holroyd
Birth3 MAR 1833
Death30 MAR 1835Buried in Lewisham Church Yard
MWilliam Rice Morland Holroyd
Birth28 OCT 1835
Death
Marriage25 AUG 1866to Helen Maria Sophia Westmacott
Marriageto Eleanor Hay
FCaroline Holroyd
Birth31 MAR 1838
Death
Evidence
[S16279] 'Sketch of the Military Services of Lieutenant-General Skinner and his sons'
[S25250] International Genealogical Index (Ancestral File)
Descendancy Chart
Edward Holroyd b: 24 JUL 1794 d: 29 JAN 1881
Sarah Louisa Holroyd b: 6 OCT 1821
Arthur Edward Margetts b: 25 DEC 1856 d: 25 AUG 1880
Caroline Edith Margetts b: 2 MAR 1859 d: 1884
Francis Edward Margetts b: 25 APR 1860 d: 1881
Amy Louisa Margetts b: 5 FEB 1862
Eleanor Charlotte Margetts b: 26 NOV 1863 d: 10 NOV 1880
Catherine Anna Margetts b: 26 NOV 1863 d: 10 NOV 1880
George Frederic Holroyd b: 6 MAY 1824 d: 15 SEP 1874
Charlotte Lavinia Johnson b: 1828 d: 29 NOV 1870
Gertrude Beryl Holroyd b: 26 JUL 1866
Brenda Holroyd b: 20 FEB 1868 d: 20 MAR 1868
Minna Holroyd b: 20 FEB 1868
Violette Holroyd b: 19 NOV 1870 d: 6 JAN 1871
Edward Dundas Holroyd , QC b: 25 JAN 1828 d: 5 JAN 1916
Catherine Compton Holroyd b: 1 FEB 1863
Ethel Hardman Holroyd b: 17 APR 1864
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Arthur George Holroyd b: 15 MAY 1865
Spencer Edward Holroyd b: 2 MAR 1867
Sophie Marion Holroyd b: 4 SEP 1870
Arthur Holroyd b: 3 MAR 1833 d: 30 MAR 1835
Alice Marion Holroyd b: 11 AUG 1868 d: 2 MAY 1869
Geraldine Holroyd b: 21 AUG 1869
Lucy Beatrice Holroyd b: 3 JAN 1873
Caroline Holroyd b: 31 MAR 1838