James Briggs Holroyd (1777-1862)
James Briggs Holroyd was born at Lowmoor in Yorkshire. He commenced his ministry as a home missionary in 1808 at Neston in Cheshire and went on to enjoy an active circuit ministry mainly in the North of England until superannuation in 1851.
He spent his retirement at Halifax.
Source: Hill's Arrangement 1862 and Minutes of Conference 1862