- Birth Date
- 19 January 1816
- Death Date
- 27 December 1908
Robert and Elizabeth sailed to America in 1840 on the ship North America.
FamilySearch, his marriage record, and the Nauvoo Community Project show his surname as "Homes," but the ship manifest, his death certificate, and the inscription on his gravestone show his surname as "Holmes."
- Age at Departure: 31
- Head of Household
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 21 June 1847, 17.
- Nauvoo Community Project
- "Oldest Man in County Dies," Box Elder News, 31 December 1908, 1.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Smith, John, Journal, 1846 Feb-1854 May, fd. 4, in Papers 1833-1854, 40-52.
- Taylor, Leonora Cannon Taylor diaries, 1832 and 1846-1847, in George J. Taylor papers, 1832-1909.
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.