'Dobyns1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Dobyns of Evesbatch, Yate of Bromesberrow

Descended from William D'Aubyn, "who came over with William the conqueror, and settled immediately afterward at Stedisland in Aure, Gloucestershire" was ...
John Dobyns of Bristol
m. Frances Haviland (dau of John Haviland of Wilkeshood by Mary Carew)
1. John Dobyns of Evesbatch (d 1639)
  m. Dorothy Bright (dau of Rev. Henry Bright, prebendary of Worcester, by Joan Berkeley)
A. John Dobyns of Evesbatch and Hereford (d 03.10.1710)
  m1. Margaret Vernon (dsp 26.10.1658, dau of Edward Vernon of Sudbury)
  m2. (1661) Bridget Walwyn (d 01.11.1698, dau of Fulke Walwyn of Hellins in Much Marcle by Margaret Pye)
  i. Robert Dobyns of Evesbatch (b 10.09.1662, d 1713)
  m. Catherine Yate (dau of Rice Yate of Bromesberrow)
  a. Robert Dobyns of Leadon
  (1) Robert Dobyns of Evesbatch, later Yate of Bromesberrow (b 1728, d 10.01.1766)
  m. Elizabeth Gorges (dau of Richard Gorges of Eye, Sheriff)
  (A) Robert Gorges Dobyns, later Yate of Bromesberrow (b c1752, d 26.05.1785)
  m. (07.1775) Annabella Christiana Honywood (d 04.1808, dau of William Honywood of Malling Abbey)
  (i) Walter Honywood Yate of Bromesberrow (b 30.12.1779)
  m. (26.06.1800) Margaret Burland (dau of Cleave Morris Burland of Wootton-under-Edge)
  (a)+ issue - Rice (bur 1803), Margaret (bur 1804)
  (ii) Caroline Elizabeth Yate (d 13.12.1819)
  m. (12.09.1797) Richard Donovan of Tibberton Court and Antigua
  (a) Caroline Anne Donovan
  m. (03.05.1819) James Scott of Tibberton Court (Captain RN, son of Thomas of Galloway and Ham Common)
  (iii)+ other issue - Robert Gorges (b 1782, d unm 05.04.1802), Annabella Christian (d 1789), Anna Maria (d 1783)
  (B) Catherine Gorges Dobyns
  m. Benjamin Hyett of Painswick
  (C) Eleanora Dobyns or Yate (d c1824)
  m. _ Drake (b c1744, d 12.09.1819, vicar of Rochdale)
  (D) Anne Dobyns or Yate (dsp)
  m. Robert Foot (prebendary of Llandaff)
  (E)+ other issue - Richard Gorges (b c1756, bur 20.04.1762), Thomas Gorges (b c1757, dsp 25.10.1812, rector, prebendary of Hereford), Elizabeth (b c1765, d 06.1784)
  ii. Margaret Dobyns (b 1663)
  m. John Hill

Main source(s): Commoners (vol iv, Yate of Bromesberrow)
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