George Holroyd

George Holroyd

b: 18 FEB 1819
d:
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

George Holroyd entered the East India Company's Military Service 1st March, 1838, and became Colonel 1st March, 1869, he served throughout the operations of the Candahar force in 1838 -- 42, (wounded at Barree Raban, 15th September, 1842), including the advance on Ghuznee and Cabul, and taking of Istaliff (Medal) Gwalior Campaign, and present at the battle of Maharajpore (Bronze Star) Sutlege Campaign of 1845 -- 46, including the battle of Sobraon, horse shot (Medal). (From Hart's Army List)
Biography
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

George Holroyd entered the East India Company's Military Service 1st March, 1838, and became Colonel 1st March, 1869, he served throughout the operations of the Candahar force in 1838 -- 42, (wounded at Barree Raban, 15th September, 1842), including the advance on Ghuznee and Cabul, and taking of Istaliff (Medal) Gwalior Campaign, and present at the battle of Maharajpore (Bronze Star) Sutlege Campaign of 1845 -- 46, including the battle of Sobraon, horse shot (Medal). (From Hart's Army List)
Facts
  • 18 FEB 1819 - Birth -
  • Nobility Title - General
Ancestors
   
George Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
31 OCT 1758 - 21 NOV 1831
 
 
George Chaplin Holroyd
9 SEP 1790 - 24 NOV 1871
  
  
  
Sarah Chaplin
18 JUN 1768 - 11 NOV 1848
 
George Holroyd
18 FEB 1819 -
  
 
  
 
   
  
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George Chaplin Holroyd
Birth9 SEP 1790
Death24 NOV 1871
Marriage2 APR 1818to Virginie de la Fontaine at Hyderabad, Deccan, India
Marriageto Fanny Harrington
FatherGeorge Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
MotherSarah Chaplin
PARENT (F) Virginie de la Fontaine
Birth
Death1 AUG 1845
Marriage2 APR 1818to George Chaplin Holroyd at Hyderabad, Deccan, India
FatherMottet de la Fontaine , General
Mother?
CHILDREN
FMary Anne Holroyd
Birth8 AUG 1829
Death
MarriageJUN 1850to Henry Mills at Exeter
FVirginie Holroyd
Birth29 JAN 1835
Death
Marriage25 NOV 1862to Alfred Wilson Mills
MGeorge Holroyd
Birth18 FEB 1819
Death
Marriage31 DEC 1844to Emily Garstin at Futtehgurh, India
MHenry Holroyd
Birth14 JUL 1820
Death
Marriage28 AUG 1858to Louisa Fanny Gordon at Brighton
MCharles Holroyd
Birth16 OCT 1822
Death
Marriage13 NOV 1862to Mary Florence
Marriageto Anna Eliza Smith
MJohn Holroyd Doveton
Birth20 DEC 1823
DeathIndia
Marriage5 JUL 1847to Pauline
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) George Holroyd
Birth18 FEB 1819
Death
Marriage31 DEC 1844to Emily Garstin at Futtehgurh, India
FatherGeorge Chaplin Holroyd
MotherVirginie de la Fontaine
PARENT (F) Emily Garstin
Birth1823
Death
Marriage31 DEC 1844to George Holroyd at Futtehgurh, India
FatherL Garstin
Mother?
CHILDREN
FEmily Mary Anne Holroyd
Birth10 JUL 1846
Death16 JUL 1847
MGeorge Augustus Holroyd
Birth29 NOV 1847
Death1860Easter
FEmmeline Louisa Holroyd
Birth22 AUG 1849
Death
FKate Virginie Holroyd
Birth15 DEC 1851
Death
Marriage31 DEC 1872to Norton Charles Martelli
MHenry William Holroyd
Birth26 MAR 1854
Death1894
FFlorence May Holroyd
Birth5 FEB 1861
Death
Evidence
[S1464] Thomas Holroyd "A Branch of The Holroyd Family" - a copy which includes some handwritten annotations.
[S22748] Shaun Lampert, by email, January 2004 (info mostly from LDS and census data)
Descendancy Chart
George Holroyd b: 18 FEB 1819
Emily Garstin b: 1823
Emily Mary Anne Holroyd b: 10 JUL 1846 d: 16 JUL 1847
George Augustus Holroyd b: 29 NOV 1847 d: 1860
Emmeline Louisa Holroyd b: 22 AUG 1849
Kate Virginie Holroyd b: 15 DEC 1851
Georgiana Kate Martelli b: 14 NOV 1873
Emelyn Irene Martelli b: 26 DEC 1874
Kate Virginie Martelli b: 2 OCT 1877
Henry William Holroyd b: 26 MAR 1854 d: 1894
Florence May Holroyd b: 5 FEB 1861