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Robert Sorby (1787-1857) of Robert Sorby and Sons
1811 Married at Sheffield to Sarah Mycock
1823 Birth of son Thomas Austin Sorby
1829 Partnership dissolved. '... the Partnership formerly existing between us the undersigned, William Lockwood, Robert Sorby, and John Lockwood, as Manufacturers of Files, in Sheffield, 'in the County of York, was dissolved on the 31st day of December 1826, by mutual consent...'
1841 Living at Sheffield with his wife and a Merchant.