John Roberts (born 1648) left Wales in
1683, leaving behind his father, Richard
Roberts, born about 1615 in Llyn,
Caernvonshire and his mother, Margaret
Evans, born 1623, and the daughter of
Richard Evans. They married in 1641.
Richard Roberts' father was Robert Thomas
Morris, born about 1590. This is the last
time we see the Roberts surname as
we move back in time.
Robert Thomas Morris' father was Thomas
Morris, born about 1560, in Cowyn, parish
of Llanengan, Caenarvonshire.
Thomas Morris' father, Morris ap Griffith,
born about 1525, married Margaret,
daughter of Griffith ap Howel.
Morris ap Griffith's father, Griffith ap
Ievan, born about 1490, married Catrin,
daughter of Meredith ap Hwlkin Lloyd
Griffith ap Ievan's father, Ievan ap Rhys,
born about 1450, lived at Pen Koid,
Caenarvonshire when he married
Gwenllian, daughter of Gruffydd Derwas.
Ievan ap Rhys' father, Rhys ap Ievan,
born about 1410, married Gwenfyl
Gethin, daughter of Meredith ap
Rhys ap Ievan's father, Ievan ap Einion,
born about 1360, married Gwenhwyfer.
Ievan ap Einion's father, Einion ap Ievan
ap Griffith, born about 1310, married the
daughter of Griffith ap David Goch.
Einion ap Ievan ap Griffith's father,
Griffith ap Howell, born about 1260,
married the daughter of Tegwered
ap Llewelyn, Prince of Wales.
Griffith ap Howell's father, Howell
ap Merwydd Goch, born about 1210,
had a first wife named Gwenllian and
a second wife named Letis verch
Howell ap Merwydd Goch's father,
Merwydd Goch ap Einion, was born
Merwydd ap Goch ap Einion's
father, Einion ap Gwgan ap
Merwydd, born about 1110, had a
wife named Modlamn Benllydd.
Einion ap Gwgan ap Merwydd's
father, Gwgan ap Merwydd, was
born about 1060.
Gwgan ap Merwydd's father,
Merwydd OR Goch ap Collwyn,
was born about 1019.
Merwydd OR Goch ap Collwyn's
father, Collwyn ap Tangno, born
about 0990 in Caer Collwyn,
Harleck, Merioneth, Wales,
married in 1015 to Modlan OR
Benllydan verch Cynan OR
Collwyn ap Tangno's father,
Tangno ap Cadreal, born about
0967 in Cael Collwyn,Merioneth,