Holmes

–1 July 1847
on the plains

The Life Summary of Holmes

Holmes was born as the child of Robert Homes and Elizabeth Cole. He or she died on 1 July 1847.

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Family Time Line

Robert Homes
1816–1908
Elizabeth Cole
1819–1882
Charles Holmes
1845–
Holmes
–1847

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(2)

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly central and northern England): variant of Holme .2 Scottish: probably a habitational name from Holmes near Dundonald, or from a place so called in the barony of Inchestuir.3 Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thomáis, Mac Thómais ( see McComb ). In part of western Ireland, Holmes is a variant of Cavish (from Gaelic Mac Thámhais, another patronymic from Thomas ).

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

Possible Related Names

Holme
McComb
Thomas

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