Dorothy Gascoigne (c.1476 - c.1525) MP

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Birthplace: Probably Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
Managed by: Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy, Vol. Curator
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About Dorothy Gascoigne

  • 'Dorothy Gascoigne1,2,3
  • F, b. circa 1470, d. before 18 May 1526
  • 'Father Sir William Gascoigne, Justice of the Peace for the West Riding, Yorkshire2,3 b. c 1452, d. 12 Mar 1487
  • Mother Margaret Percy2,3 b. c 1453
  • ' Dorothy Gascoigne was born circa 1470 at of Gawthorpe Manor, Yorkshire, England. She married Sir Ninyan Markenfield, son of Sir Thomas Markenfield and Eleanor Conyers, on 4 March 1486; They had 1 son (Thomas) and 2 daughters (Alice & Eleanor).2,3 Dorothy Gascoigne died before 18 May 1526.
  • 'Family Sir Ninyan Markenfield b. c 1466, d. 25 Mar 1528
  • Child
    • ◦Alice Markenfield+4 b. c 1500
  • Citations
  • 1.[S3749] Unknown author, Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, by F. L. Weis, 4th Ed., p. 55; Plantagenet Ancestry of 17th Century Colonists, by David Faris, p. 190.
  • 2.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 349-350.
  • 3.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 498.
  • 4.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 498-499.
  • http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p461.htm#i13848
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  • Margaret PERCY
  • Born: ABT 1447, Yorkshire, England
  • Father: Henry PERCY (3º E. Northumberland)
  • Mother: Eleanor POYNINGS (B. Poynings)
  • Married: William GASCOIGNE (Sir Knight) Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England
  • Children:
    • 1. William GASCOIGNE
    • 2. John GASCOIGNE
    • 3. Thomas GASCOIGNE
    • 4. Elizabeth GASCOIGNE
    • 5. Margaret GASCOIGNE (B. Ogle)
    • 6. Agnes GASCOIGNE
    • '7. Dorothy GASCOIGNE
    • 8. Eleanor GASCOIGNE
    • 9. Anne GASCOIGNE
    • 10. Joan GASCOIGNE
    • 11. Maud GASCOIGNE
  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/PERCY.htm#Margaret PERCY1
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  • 'Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=p_yzpuWi4sgC&pg=PA498&lpg=PA498&dq=Ninian+Markenfield&source=bl&ots=RRsL4L04e6&sig=HOA0KQVzJa5GUM_ntbGr1Yf5KUI&hl=en&ei=P_W8TaHkDIL4swPBjMHiBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=8&ved=0CEEQ6AEwBw#v=onepage&q=Ninian%20Markenfield&f=false
  • Pg. 349
  • 13. JOAN NEVILLE, daughter and heiress. She married (1st) about 1459-60 WILLIAM GASCOIGNE, Knt., of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, and, in right of his wife, of Oversley, Warwickshire, Tyrley, Staffordshire, Womersley, Yorkshire, and Whatton, Nottinghamshire, son and heir of William Gascoigne, Knt., of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, by Margaret, daughter of Thomas Clarell, Knt., of Aldwark, Yorkshire, They had three sons, William, Knt., John, and Humphrey, and four daughters, Margaret, Agnes (wife of Robert Plumpton, Knt.), Elizabeth and Joan. SIR WILLIAM GASCOIGNE died about 1463. His widow, Joan, married (2nd) by license dated 13 jan. 1463/4 JAMES HARRINGTON, Knt., of Hornby, Yorkshire. They had three sons, John, Thomas and William.
    • 14. WILLIAM GASCOIGNE, Knt., of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, Tyrley, Staffordshire, etc., Justice of the Peace for the West Riding, Yorshire, Knight of the Body for King Richard III, son and heir, born about 1450. He married before 1469 MARGARET PERCY, daughter of Henry Percy, Knt., 3rd Earl of Northumberland, 6th Lord Percy (descendant of King Edward III), by Eleanor, daughter and heiress of Richard Poynings, Knt. (descendant of King Edward I) [see PERCY 12 for her ancestry]. They had six sons, William, Knt., Henry, Thomas, Henry (again), John, and Thomas (again) and seven daughters, Margaret (wife of Ralph, Lord Ogle), Eleanor, Maud, Joan, Elizabeth, Anne (or Agnes), and 'Dorothy'. In 1480 he obtained a license to crenellate his house at Gawthorpe and impark over 2,000 acres of his demesne. He was knighted by Richard, Duke of Gloucester (afterwards King Richard III), on campaign near Berwick in 1481. He was present at the Batte of Bosworth in 1485. SIR WILLIAM GASCOIGNE died 12 Mar 1487.
    • Children of William Gascoigne, Knt., by Margaret Percy:
      • Pg. 350
      • i. ANNE (or AGNES) GASCOIGNE, married THOMAS FAIRFAX, Knt., of Walton, Yorkshire [ see FAIRFAX 15].
      • ii. ELIZABETH GASCOIGNE, married GEORGE TAILBOYS, Knt., de jure Lord Kyme, styled Earl of Angus [see TAILBOYS 14].
      • ' iii. DOROTHY GASCOIGNE, married NINIAN MARKENFIELD, Knt., of Markenfield, Yorkshire [see MAULEVERER 14].
  • Pg. 498
  • '14. NINIAN MARKENFIELD, Knt., of Markenfield, Carlton Miniott (in Thirsk) and Eryholme (in Gilling), Yorkshire. He married (1st) DOROTHY GASCOIGNE, daughter of William Gascoigne, Knt., of Gawthorpe, Yorkshire (descendant of King Edward III), by Margaret, daughter of Henry Percy, Knt., 3rd Earl of Northumberland, 6th Lord Percy (descendant of King Edward III) [see GASCOIGNE 14 for her ancestry]. They had one son, Thomas, and two daughters, Alice and Eleanor (wife of Robert Aske). He was a commander at Flodden Field and was knighted on the field 9 Sept. 1513. He married (2nd) by dispensation dated 18 May 1526 (they being related in 3rd degree of kindred) ELEANOR CLIFFORD, daughter of Henry Clifford, Knt., K.B., 10th Lord Clifford, Lord Vescy, by Anne, daughter of John Saint John, Knt., K.B. SIR NINIAN MARKENFIELD died testate 25 March 1527/8.
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Dorothy Gascoigne's Timeline

1476
1476
Probably Gawthorpe, Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
1482
1482
Age 6
1483
1483
Age 7
Woodsome Hall,,Yorkshire,England
1525
1525
Age 49
Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
1994
February 1, 1994
Age 49
August 25, 1994
Age 49
October 21, 1994
Age 49
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