Elizabeth Smith Holroyd

Female17 August 1859–6 September 1861

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Smith

When Elizabeth Smith Holroyd was born on 17 August 1859, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas Edward Holroyd, was 39 and her mother, Dinah Williams, was 44. She died on 6 September 1861, in Fort Bridger, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Fort Bridger, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Edward Holroyd
1820–1888
Dinah Williams
1814–1897
Richard Holroyd
1845–1846
Mary Hebden Holroyd
1846–1934
Robert Williams Holroyd
1849–1897
Ellen Taylor Holroyd
1850–1939
Thomas Edward Holroyd
1852–1852
Dinah Holroyd
1853–1855
Ann Pugh Holroyd
1856–1922
Hannah Sutcliffe Holroyd
1856–1939
Elizabeth Smith Holroyd
1859–1861

Sources (5)

  • Elizabeth Holraid in household of John Gibson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Holroyd, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elizabeth Holroyd, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (9)

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Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Howroyd in Barkisland (Yorkshire), from Old English hol ‘hole, hollow’ + rod ‘clearing’. Compare Rhodes .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

ROBERT WILLIAMS HOLROYD - Written by daughter, Dinah May Holroyd Shipley

ROBERT WILLIAMS HOLROYD Robert Williams Holroyd was considered a great man by his posterity. Many of his wonderful public deeds were not known, yet he was always true to his faith, kind and loving to …

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