Roby Family History
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Roby Name Meaning
from a pet form of Robert. habitational name from Roby in Lancashire (now Merseyside), named with Old Norse rá ‘pole’, ‘boundary mark’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Raby, Rigby, Robey, Doby, Hobby, Godby, Robb, Rock, Irby, Proby