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William Gascoigne

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Gascoigne was born in in of Kirkby, Yorkshire, England.

    William married Elizabeth Bolton. (daughter of William Bolton) [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. William Gascoigne  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England; died between 1373 and 1383.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William Gascoigne Descendancy chart to this point (1.William1) was born in in of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England; died between 1373 and 1383.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1309, Denton, Yorkshire, England
    • Alternate death: Aft 1372

    William married Agnes Franke. Agnes (daughter of William Franke and Alice de Aldwaldley) died after 29 Sep 1383. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. William Gascoigne  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1350 in Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England; died on 6 Dec 1419; was buried in Harewood, Yorkshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  William Gascoigne Descendancy chart to this point (2.William2, 1.William1) was born in 1350 in Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England; died on 6 Dec 1419; was buried in Harewood, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 17 Dec 1419

    Notes:

    Chief Justice of England. "His reputation is that of a great lawyer who in times of doubt and danger asserted the principle that the head of state is subject to law, and that the traditional practice of public officers, or the expressed voice of the nation in parliament, and not the will of the monarch or any part of the legislature, must guide the tribunals of the country." [Wikipedia]

    William married Joan de Pickering after 1396. Joan (daughter of James Pickering, Speaker of the House of Commons and Agnes) was born about 1360; died between 1 May 1426 and 12 Jun 1426. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Agnes Gascoigne  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1401; died between 7 Jan 1466 and 5 Feb 1466.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Agnes Gascoigne Descendancy chart to this point (3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born about 1401; died between 7 Jan 1466 and 5 Feb 1466.

    Agnes married Robert Constable about 1422. Robert (son of Marmaduke Constable and Catherine Cumberworth) was born in in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died between 23 May 1441 and 16 Jun 1441. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Robert Constable  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died on 23 May 1488.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Robert Constable Descendancy chart to this point (4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born in in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died on 23 May 1488.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 4 Apr 1423, Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Lincolnshire 1459, and for Yorkshire 1478.

    Sheriff of Yorkshire 1461-3; Sheriff of Lincolnshire 1466-7; Justice of the Peace for the East Riding of Yorkshire 1453-88. Possibly Mayor of York at some point (not confirmed).

    Joan Kirby, in The Plumpton Letters and Papers (Camden Society, 5th Series 8, Royal Historical Society, 1996), says of him "A political trimmer, he remained on the East Riding bench throughout every revolution from 1453 until his death." Another source calls him an "administorial 'Vicar of Bray'."

    In an odd side note, he was part owner of a pirate ship in 1473, which we know because he was ordered to pay compensation for its attacks on Scottish shipping.

    GX3-grandfather of the English poet and Catholic recusant Henry Constable (1562-1613), best known for Diana, one of the first sonnet sequences. The descent:

    Sir Robert Constable, judge, diplomat, and MP (1423-1488)
    Sir Marmaduke Constable, soldier and courtier (1457-1518)
    Sir Marmaduke Constable (1480-1545)
    Sir Robert Constable, soldier and MP (1495-1558)
    Sir Robert Constable, soldier and MP (1522-1591)
    Henry Constable (1562-1613)

    Robert married Agnes Wentworth. Agnes (daughter of Roger Wentworth and Margery le Despenser) was born in in of Nettlestead, Bosmere, Suffolk, England; died on 20 Apr 1496. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Anne Constable  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died after 1518.
    2. 7. Marmaduke Constable  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1443 in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died on 29 Nov 1518; was buried in Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Anne Constable Descendancy chart to this point (5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born in in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died after 1518.

    Anne married William Tyrwhit. William (son of Robert Tyrwhit and Jane Waterton) was born about 1456 in of Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 9 Apr 1522; was buried in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Robert Tyrwhit  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1482 in of Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 4 Jul 1548 in Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England; was buried in Wrawby, Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England.

  2. 7.  Marmaduke Constable Descendancy chart to this point (5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born in 1443 in of Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England; died on 29 Nov 1518; was buried in Flamborough, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England.

    Notes:

    Knight of the Body to Henry VII. Sheriff of Staffordshire 1484-85, and of Yorkshire, 148081, 1488-89, 1493-94, 1509-10. Knight of the shire for York, 1495.

    Fought at Bosworth. Commanded the left at Flodden Field. Died after accidentally drinking a glass of water with a live frog in it, thus disproving the widely-repeated saying that if you eat a live frog first thing in the morning, nothing worse will happen to you all day.

    Marmaduke married Joyce Stafford. [Group Sheet]



Generation: 7

  1. 8.  Robert Tyrwhit Descendancy chart to this point (6.Anne6, 5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born about 1482 in of Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 4 Jul 1548 in Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England; was buried in Wrawby, Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Lincolnshire 1519-20, 1523-4, 1540-1.

    Entertained Henry VIII and his court in Kettleby on 8 and 9 Oct 1541. According to Notices and Remains of the Family of Tyrwhitt (citation details below), Tyrwhit "hanged the trees on the way from Kettleby to Brigg with carcases of sheep and beasts (oxen), to show that he could feed all comers."

    Robert married Maud Tailboys before 14 May 1509. (daughter of Robert Tailboys and Elizabeth Heron) [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Katherine Tyrwhit  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England.
    2. 10. Robert Tyrwhit  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 1504; died on 10 May 1572; was buried in Jun 1572 in Leighton Bromswold, Huntingdonshire, England.
    3. 11. Philip Tyrwhit  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1510; died in Nov 1558.


Generation: 8

  1. 9.  Katherine Tyrwhit Descendancy chart to this point (8.Robert7, 6.Anne6, 5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born in in of Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Katherine married Richard Thimbleby. Richard (son of John Thimbleby and Margaret Boys) was born about 1507 in of Irnham, Lincolnshire, England; died on 28 Sep 1559. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 12. Elizabeth Thimbleby  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Irnham, Lincolnshire, England.

  2. 10.  Robert Tyrwhit Descendancy chart to this point (8.Robert7, 6.Anne6, 5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born before 1504; died on 10 May 1572; was buried in Jun 1572 in Leighton Bromswold, Huntingdonshire, England.

    Robert married Elizabeth Oxenbridge between Apr 1538 and 4 Aug 1539. (daughter of Goddard Oxenbridge) [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 13. Katherine Tyrwhit  Descendancy chart to this point

  3. 11.  Philip Tyrwhit Descendancy chart to this point (8.Robert7, 6.Anne6, 5.Robert5, 4.Agnes4, 3.William3, 2.William2, 1.William1) was born about 1510; died in Nov 1558.