Robert Carter Alomes1

#4293, b. 1770, d. 31 August 1853

Individual's Timeline

Birth1770Robert Carter Alomes1
EmigratAU1804Robert Carter Alomes1
Marriage21 August 1809Robert Carter Alomes2
Marriage of Daughter9 September 1828Emmaline Sophie Alomes3,4
Marriage of Son25 May 1841Jacob Alomes5,6
Marriage of Son28 May 1844Robert Charles Alomes7
Marriage of Son10 April 1848John James Alomes
Marriage of Daughter25 September 1849Amelia Matilda Alomes8,6
Marriage of Son1853John James Alomes6
Death31 August 1853Robert Carter Alomes9,6
Birthbefore 1858Sarah Maria Clissold10,11
Death24 December 1866Elizabeth Bellett12,6

Primary events

  • Birth: Robert Carter Alomes was born in 1770 in Dublin, Ireland.1
  • Marriage: He married Elizabeth Bellett, daughter of Jacob Bellett and Ann Harper, on Monday, 21 August 1809 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, when they were 39 years ~&~ 17 years, 7 months and 3 days old. Robert was named as CARTER, and this is how he signed the PR. Elizabeth was illiterate. Her father was a witness, and he signed.2
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Emmaline Sophie Alomes was married on 9 September 1828 in Pittwater, Tasmania, Australia.3,4
  • Marriage of Son: His child Jacob Alomes was married on 25 May 1841 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.5,6
  • Marriage of Son: His child Robert Charles Alomes was married on 28 May 1844 in St George's Church, Sorell, Tasmania, Australia.7
  • Marriage of Son: His child John James Alomes was married on 10 April 1848 in St Matthew's Church, Clarence Plains, Tasmania, Australia.
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Amelia Matilda Alomes was married on 25 September 1849 in Clarence Plains, Tasmania, Australia.8,6
  • Marriage of Son: His child John James Alomes was married in 1853 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.6
  • Death: Robert died on 31 August 1853 in Clarence, Tasmania, Australia, (Aged 83 years, worked back from recorded birth date).9,6
  • Burial: He was buried on 5 September 1853 in Rokeby, Tasmania, Australia.
  • (Witness) Birth: He witnessed the birth of Sarah Maria Clissold before 1858 in Australia; Possibly the daughter or granddaughter of James CLISSOLD and Mary CARN who married in Hobart in 1808. Witnesses to the marriage were Robert ALOMES and George KEARLEY.10,11
  • (Widow) Death: In 1866, at the age of 96 years, Robert was left a widower by the death of Elizabeth Bellett; of old age.12,6

Secondary circumstances

  • Note: ALLOMES, Robert

    n.d.
    In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land; also listed as Allome (Fiche 3262; 4/438 pp.1, 3)

    1819-22
    On list of persons owing quit rents in Van Diemen's Land; for land in the District of Gloucester. Listed as Allome (Fiche 3270; X19 p.2)

    1821 Jun 1
    Indebted to the Government at Hobart; listed as Alomes (Reel 6054; 4/1757 p.64).13

  • Name Variation: He was also known as Robert Carter.6
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Robert Carter Alloms.14
  • EmigratAU: Robert Carter Alomes emigrated to Australia in 1804 in ship 'Arron Ocean'. a Royal Marine.1
Some aspects of Robert Carter Alomes's life. In 1942, in the notice of his grandson's diamond wedding celebrations, he was said to be part of the David Collins party who settled Hobart in 1804. Refer to Web Story on daughter Amelia's entry.15

Children of Robert Carter Alomes and Elizabeth Bellett

  • Emmaline Sophie Alomes6 b. 29 Jul 1810, d. 3 Jul 1898
  • Elizabeth Carter6 b. 1812
  • William Carter6 b. 26 Jun 1814
  • Jacob Alomes b. 6 Apr 1816, d. 12 Mar 1893
  • Mary Carter6 b. 12 Feb 1818
  • Robert Charles Alomes14 b. 23 Jul 1820, d. 29 Jan 1860
  • John James Alomes b. 22 Aug 1822, d. 7 May 1894
  • Edward Carter Alomes6 b. 13 Mar 1824, d. 12 Feb 1871
  • George Thomas Alomes16 b. 18 Feb 1827, d. b 12 Nov 1922
  • Amelia Matilda Alomes17 b. 2 Aug 1829, d. 16 Sep 1917
  • Elizabeth Ann Alomes18 b. 26 Dec 1835, d. 1 Oct 1915

Citations

  1. First Families 2001, online http://www.firstfamilies2001.net.au
  2. Tas Marriages 1803-1830, online https://familysearch.org, Entry 38.
  3. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALOMES, Emmaline     CM 12007                    Marriage
         Spouse:     MORRISBY, John               
         Marriage Date:     09 Sep 1828     
         Reg Year:     1828     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     1209.
  4. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD.
  5. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALLOMES, Jacob     CM 11597          Age:     23     Marriage
         Spouse:     QUESTED, Isabella          Age:     20
         Marriage Date:     25 May 1841     
         Reg Year:     1841     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     1021.     
  6. Tasmanian Family Link, online http://www.eos.tased.edu.au/pioneers/taslink3
  7. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALOMES, Robert     CM 12025          Age:     24     Marriage
         Spouse:     WOOD, Jane          Age:     25
         Marriage Date:     28 May 1844     
         Reg Year:     1844     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     1415.
  8. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALOMES, Amelia     CM 11998          Age:     21     Marriage
         Spouse:     WATSON, John          Age:     34
         Marriage Date:     25 Sep 1849     
         Reg Year:     1849     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     82.
  9. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALOMES, Robert     CD 15207 Death
         Sex:     Male
         Age at Death:     83
         Death Date:     31 Aug 1853
         Reg Year:     1853     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     82.
  10. J. Selkirk Provis C. J. Smee, 1788 - 1820 Pioneer Register.
  11. Tas Marriages 1803-1830, online https://familysearch.org, Entry 26.
  12. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, ALOMES, Elizabeth     CD 15194 Death
         Sex:     Female
         Age at Death:     75
         Death Date:     24 Dec 1866
         Reg Year:     1866     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     439.
  13. Correspondence on line index, by unknown photographer.
  14. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905.
  15. Trove Digitised Newspapers, The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 23 December 1942 p 5 Family Notices.
  16. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1827/2524.
  17. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1829/3270.
  18. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1836/7455.