Ellen Holdroyd

Female19 April 1805–

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Holdroyd was born on 19 April 1805, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Holroyd, was 37 and her mother, Mary Breaks, was 35.

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John Holroyd
Mary Breaks
Martha Holdroyd
John Holroyd
Mary Holroyd
Martha Holroyd
Seth Holdroyd
George Holroyd
Mary Holroyde
Ellen Holdroyd
Thomas Holroyd

Sources (2)

  • Ellen Howroyd, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ellen Howroyd, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"

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World Events (8)


Age 10

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 16

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.


Age 38

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Oldroyd with prosthetic H-.

2 English: see Holroyd .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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