|Jerome Benjamin Holroyd
Jerome Benjamin Holroyd
Noted events in his life were:
• General History, 1863. Son of Joseph G. Holroyd and Emmit Shoemaker. Jerome served in the Civil War from December 1863 to August 9, 1865, serving as a private, Company C, 15th Regiment, Illinois. He was captured and imprisoned at Andersonville prison in Georgia in early 1864, spending the remainder of the war as a POW.
• Military Service, 1864, Illinois. Name: Jerome B Holroyd
Jerome married Clarisa Ersula "Clara" Marble, daughter of Martin Marriet Marble and Betsy Lowell, on 24 Dec 1873 in Green County, Wisconsin. (Clarisa Ersula "Clara" Marble was born on 10 Jun 1855 in Winslow, Stephenson County, Illinois, died on 3 Oct 1924 in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri and was buried in Pleasant View Cemetery, Pickrell, Gage County, Nebraska.)