Robert Homes

19 January 1816–27 December 1908 (Age 92)
Bosbury, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Robert

When Robert Homes was born on 19 January 1816, in Bosbury, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Homes, was 25 and his mother, Margaret Derry, was 29. He married Elizabeth Cole on 26 June 1838, in Castle Frome, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 27 December 1908, in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Willard City Cemetery, Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Homes
Elizabeth Cole
Marriage: 26 June 1838
Charles Holmes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1838Castle Frome, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 3
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 7
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    Age 27
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Holmes and Home .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Evelyn Woodyatt Longson autobiography

    I, Evelyn Woodyatt Longson, was born September 17, 1906, in the town of Willard, Box Elder County, Utah. I was born at home, the only one born in the big new brick house. I was the tenth child born …

    Sources (16)

    • Robert Holmes, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Robert Holmes, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Robert Holmes, "United States Census, 1900"

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