Tyssen Sowley Holroyd

Tyssen Sowley Holroyd

b: 11 JAN 1839
d:
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

Tyssen Sowley Holroyd now a Brevet Major and in the Essex Militia, was formerly Captain in the Queens 34th (the Regiment which in the Peninsula at the "Aroyos dos Molinos," captured the French 34th with their drums and Drum-Major's Staff which they used for some years;) served with them at the siege and fall of Sebastopol from the 10th August, 1855, and assault of the Redan on the 8th September, (Medal and Clasps and Turkish Medal;) is also in the campaigns in 1857 -- 59, including the actions at Cawnpore on 26th, 27th and 28th (wounded) November, 1857, capture of Meeangunge, siege and capture of Lucknow, relief of Azimghur, (was staff officer of the Azimghur Column in the Winter of 1853 -- 59,) and defeat of the rebels at Bootwul, (Medal and Clasp.) Captain Holroyd subsequently exchanged into the 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers. (From Hart's Army List.)
Biography
From 'A Branch of the Holroyd Family' by Thomas Holroyd, 1879:

Tyssen Sowley Holroyd now a Brevet Major and in the Essex Militia, was formerly Captain in the Queens 34th (the Regiment which in the Peninsula at the "Aroyos dos Molinos," captured the French 34th with their drums and Drum-Major's Staff which they used for some years;) served with them at the siege and fall of Sebastopol from the 10th August, 1855, and assault of the Redan on the 8th September, (Medal and Clasps and Turkish Medal;) is also in the campaigns in 1857 -- 59, including the actions at Cawnpore on 26th, 27th and 28th (wounded) November, 1857, capture of Meeangunge, siege and capture of Lucknow, relief of Azimghur, (was staff officer of the Azimghur Column in the Winter of 1853 -- 59,) and defeat of the rebels at Bootwul, (Medal and Clasp.) Captain Holroyd subsequently exchanged into the 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers. (From Hart's Army List.)
Facts
  • 11 JAN 1839 - Birth -
Ancestors
   
George Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
31 OCT 1758 - 21 NOV 1831
 
 
James John Holroyd , Rev
28 SEP 1800 - 3 FEB 1876
  
  
  
Sarah Chaplin
18 JUN 1768 - 11 NOV 1848
 
Tyssen Sowley Holroyd
11 JAN 1839 -
  
 
  
 
 
Sophia Tyssen
1804 - 5 JUL 1870
  
  
  
?
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) James John Holroyd , Rev
Birth28 SEP 1800
Death3 FEB 1876
Marriage12 SEP 1833to Sophia Tyssen
FatherGeorge Sowley Holroyd , Kt.
MotherSarah Chaplin
PARENT (F) Sophia Tyssen
Birth1804
Death5 JUL 1870
Marriage12 SEP 1833to James John Holroyd , Rev
FatherSamuel Tyssen
Mother?
CHILDREN
FSophia Baker Holroyd
Birth27 JUN 1834
Death15 DEC 1874Ceylon
Marriage9 JUN 1858to John Alfred Street , CB.
FCharlotte Henrietta Holroyd
Birth2 MAY 1836
Death22 APR 1850
MTyssen Sowley Holroyd
Birth11 JAN 1839
Death
Marriage2 OCT 1872to Mary Anne Jane Corbett
FMary Anne Thesiger Holroyd
Birth24 FEB 1840
Death11 MAY 1850
FLouisa Boddicot Holroyd
Birth14 MAR 1842
Death
Marriage28 OCT 1863to Emilius C Delme Radcliffe , Col at Colchester
MGeorge Ridley Holroyd
Birth6 FEB 1844
Death14 JUL 1850
MJohn Henry Graham Holroyd
Birth5 APR 1846
Death
Marriage17 OCT 1872to Harriet Gertrude Isabella Smyth
MJames William Holroyd
Birth13 FEB 1848
Death4 MAR 1848
MCharles Whish Holroyd
Birth13 FEB 1849
Death
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Tyssen Sowley Holroyd
Birth11 JAN 1839
Death
Marriage2 OCT 1872to Mary Anne Jane Corbett
FatherJames John Holroyd , Rev
MotherSophia Tyssen
PARENT (F) Mary Anne Jane Corbett
BirthABT 1843
Death
Marriage2 OCT 1872to Tyssen Sowley Holroyd
FatherRobert Corbett , Rev
Mother?
CHILDREN
Evidence
[S1464] Thomas Holroyd "A Branch of The Holroyd Family" - a copy which includes some handwritten annotations.
[S11191] 'Kelly's Handbook to the Titled, Landed and Official Classes', 1881
[S25250] International Genealogical Index (Ancestral File)
Descendancy Chart
Tyssen Sowley Holroyd b: 11 JAN 1839
Mary Anne Jane Corbett b: ABT 1843