The surname Stobay was first found in Peebles, where they held a family seat from early times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D. David Stobo witnessed a charter to the Bishop of Glasgow in 1177.
Early History of the Stobay family
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Stobay Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stobo, Stobie, Stoba, Stobhou, Stoby and others.
Early Notables of the Stobay family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stobay family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: O. Stoby settled in Delaware in 1693; Rev. Archibald Stobo who settled in Florida in 1690; Major Robert Stobo in Quebec.