'Roberts15'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Roberts of Trethill, Roberts of Trevol, Roberts of Worcestershire
[We are not aware of any connection between the following families. They share the page for our convenience.]

Richard Roberts, Sheriff of Worcestershire (a 1739)
m. Elizabeth Hancock
1. William Roberts of Bushley, Worcestershire
  m. Mary
  A. William Hancock Roberts (bpt 03.1744, d 10.10.01814, vicar then rector in Worcester)
  m. (29.06.1775) Sarah Turner (b 1745, d 12.08.1811, dau of Rev. Richard Turner)
  i. Thomas Roberts of Llwynderw, co. Brecon (b 10.04.1778, d 04.02.1855, captain) had issue
  m. Jane Cameron (d 12.02.1857, dau of Charles Cameron of Worcester)
  ii. Richard Roberts of Worcester (b 12.08.1784, a 1874?) had issue
  m. (16.03.1809) Amelia Stephens Hunt (b 12.11.1780, d 01.02.1865, dau of James Hunt of Union Hall, Rickmansworth)
  iii. Sarah Roberts (dsp 24.03.1862)
  m. (19.12.1805) Rev. William Edwards
  iv. Mary Roberts
  m. (31.03.1810) Archibald Cameron of Worcester (d 06.01.1846, son of Charles by Anne, dau of Edward Ingram)



BFR reports that the following family "is supposed to be descended from the Roberts, of Little Braxted, Essex, but owing to the records of that parish prior to 1730 having been destroyed, the connexion has not yet been established."
John Roberts of Lifton, Devon
m. (1697) Joyce Bourne of Sardin (granddau of Margaret Wightwick)
1. Bryan Roberts (b 13.12.1698, a 1721, d unm)
2. John Roberts of Trevol & Carbeal, Antony, Cornwall (bpt 02.08.1702)
  m. Sarah Coryton (d 1788, sister/heir of Rev. William Coryton of Trevol)
  A. Bryan Roberts (b 1752, d 03.1808, vicar of Drewsteignton & St. John's, 2nd son)
  m. (1790) Anne Wallis (b 22.06.1788, d 05.1836, dau/coheir of Rev. Mydhope Wallis of Trethill)
  i. Samuel Wallis Roberts of Trethill (b 17.09.1792, d unm 16.06.1863, cleric)
  ii. John Roberts, later of Trethill (b 10.008.1797, d unm 11.04.1881)
iii. Anne Roberts, later of Trethill (b 28.08.1796, d 31.08.1883)
  iv.+ other issue - Wighwick (b 18.11.1798, d unm 09.05.1872), Elizabeth (b 22.09.1806, d young)
  B. John Roberts (b 04.1758, 4th son)
  m. (03.03.1787) Anne Jardine Tom
  i. John Coryton Roberts of Trevol & Carbeal (b 18.10.1788, d 1864) had issue
  m. (1830) Harriet Dobree (d 1887, dau of Rev. Nicholas Dobree of Guernsey)
  ii.+ other issue - Brian, Erasmus (d unm), Mary (d unm)
  C. Theophila Roberts (b 14750)
  m. Thomas Littleton of Trewin
  i.+ issue - John, Hugh
  D.+ other issue - John Coryton (d infant), Erasmus of Trevol (b 1754, d unm), Agnes (d infant)
3. Theophila Roberts
  m. Samuel Rhodes
  A. Elizabeth Rhodes
  m. Jack Preno (RN)
  i. Theophila Preno
  m. Edward Archer of Trelaske
  ii. Elizabeth Preno (d unm)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : MGH (NS1, vol 1 (1874), 'Pedigree of Turner ...', p159+)
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