Biography of William Gascoigne

Timeline

Around 1350 William Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Agnes Frank at Gawthorpe Hall.

Before 1366 William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray were married.

Around 1366 William Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray at Gawthorpe Hall.

Before 1396 Elizabeth Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

After 1396 William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering were married.

On 15 Nov 1400 William Gascoigne was appointed as Lord Chief Justice.

Around 1401 Agnes Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering at Harewood.

In 1404 James Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering.

Northern Rising

On 27 May 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham assembled a force of around 8000 men at Shipton Moor. Believing they had been given safe conduct by Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland and assured their demands would be met, the rebel army disbanded .
On 29 May 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham were arrested and taken to Pontefract Castle.
On 03 Jun 1405 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter arrived at York. The King denied the accused trial by their peers. Thomas Fitzalan 10th Earl Surrey, 12th Earl Arundel and Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter sat in judgement of Richard Scrope Archbishop York and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham. William Gascoigne refused to pronounce sentence on Richard Scrope Archbishop York and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham asserting their right to be tried by their peers.
On 08 Jun 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham was beheaded before a great crowd at York for having led the Northern Rising.

In 1407 Christopher Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering.

Around 1410 Robert Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering.

Around 1413 Richard Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Joan Pickering.

On 17 Dec 1419 William Gascoigne died at Gawthorpe Hall.

After 17 Dec 1419 William Gascoigne was buried at All Saints Church with his wife Elizabeth Mowbray. He in judges robes. She wearing an elaborate Crespine Headress.

Richard Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

Robert Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

Agnes Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

Margaret Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

Joane Gascoigne was born to William Gascoigne and Elizabeth Mowbray.

Ancestry

Father: William Gascoigne

Mother: Agnes Frank