Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Henry Robert OAKESAge: 5317881842

Name
Henry Robert OAKES
Given names
Henry Robert
Surname
OAKES
Birth October 19, 1788
MarriageHarriet MacDONALDView this family
February 16, 1820 (Age 31)
Birth of a son
#1
Henry Richard OAKES
March 30, 1821 (Age 32)
Immigration 1824 (Age 35)
Note: He migrated to Van Diemans Land in 1824 with his family where he took up a 2000 acre grant at Eastern Marshes.
Birth of a son
#2
Augustus John OAKES
January 26, 1824 (Age 35)
Birth of a son
#3
Montague Cosby OAKES
December 11, 1826 (Age 38)

Birth of a son
#4
Alexander Reid OAKES
December 2, 1832 (Age 44)

Residence before 1834 (Age 45)
Address: "Redlands"
Text:

He then lived at Redlands, New Norfolk, which he leased.

Occupation
Envoy to New Zealand
1834 (Age 45)
Employer: Lieutenant Governor
Immigration 1837 (Age 48)
Occupation
Crown Land Commissioner
1837 (Age 48)
Text:

In 1837 he returned to Australia and settled on the MacLeay River as Crown Land Commissioner.

Citation details: 13 May 2013
Text:

In part:

"Augustus John's parents were Henry Robert Oakes (first Commissioner of Lands in Northern Rivers, based in Kempsey)"

Number of childrenHarriet MacDONALDView this family
9 Children - 6 males and 3 females

Death September 9, 1842 (Age 53)
Family with Harriet MacDONALD - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 16, 1820Madras, India
13 months
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
6 years
son

BirthWeb Site - Clan Cameron
MarriageWeb Site - Clan Cameron
ImmigrationWeb Site - Clan Cameron
ResidenceWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Text:

He then lived at Redlands, New Norfolk, which he leased.

OccupationWeb Site - Clan Cameron
ImmigrationWeb Site - Clan Cameron
OccupationWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Text:

In 1837 he returned to Australia and settled on the MacLeay River as Crown Land Commissioner.

OccupationEmails - Janice Forbes
Citation details: 13 May 2013
Text:

In part:

"Augustus John's parents were Henry Robert Oakes (first Commissioner of Lands in Northern Rivers, based in Kempsey)"

Number of childrenWeb Site - Clan Cameron
DeathWeb Site - Clan Cameron
NoteNewspaper - The Hobart Town Courier
Publication: Newspaper; Hobart; 1827 - 1839
Citation details: THE VAN DIEMEN'S LAND SOCIETY. (1830, January 23). The Hobart Town Courier (Tas. : 1827 - 1839), p. 4. Retrieved December 29, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4211204