Isaac Burney Yeo was born in Devonport in 1835. He qualified as a doctor and subsequently specialised in respiratory medicine, working at two major London hospitals.
When Dr Yeo died in 1914 he left a substantial amount of money to set up a benevolent fund for doctors and their families.
If you are related to Dr Yeo or have any information about descendants of
– his parents John Yeo and Sarah Thomas, who married in Plymouth in 1820, or
– his grandparents William Yeo and Mary Hart, who married in Plymouth in 1790, or
– his great grandparents William Yeo and Margaret Thompson, who married in Plymouth in 1765
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