Gascoyne Family Tree

William was born in 1250 at Harewood, Yorkshire. His parents were William Gascigne and Matilda (Jane) Gawkethorpe.

In 1292 he married Elizabeth De Bolton at Harewood Yorkshire. 

  • They had a son William 1293 - 1383

William died in 1330.


Elizabeth De Bolton, daughter of William De Bolton of Aldwark.

William Gascoigne of Kirkby sup. Wharf, co York was a merchant He was in the reign of Edward 1 plaintiff in a plea of account against John Kyme of Waynflete, merchant. He married Elizabeth Bolton, daughter of William de Bolton, of Aldwark. He also purchased lands in Harewood and elsewhere in Yorkshire. There is also a village near Tadcaster called Kirkby Wharfe, but this appears to tie in with the later generations of Gascoigne’s at Lasingcroft, Parlington and Barnbow.