Born in Taylor County Texas to Matthew Locke Doby and Debbie Jane Grubb Doby. Married in Deming, Luna County to Jill Vujkuvka. Family stories have it that he was murdered in 1935. Had one son, Herbert who received an appointment to Annapolis Military Academy. Herbert's wife was from a Polish family who came to America from Poland and homesteaded in the Waterloo area, Luna County, Deming. Bio by "Tad".