Family History and Genealogy Resources by Surname
Robert Surname Origin
(Origin English, French, German, and Dutch) Patronymic from the personal name Robert meaning bright and famous.
Robert Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Robert family history than the origin of your surname:
A Robert Family History Thought:
'Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.' -- H. F. Hedge