'GZmisc09'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Gauden of Overland, Gauden of Swinister, Golafre of Bury Blunsden, Golafre of Fyfield, Golafre of Sarsden, Grendour(e) in Gloucestershire, Gibson in Caithness

                               
Thomas Gadie or Gauden
m. Mary Stuart of Campstone
1. John Gauden (b 1650, d 25.05.1688, minister of Tingwall)
m. Margaret Sinclair (a 1688, dau of John Sinclair of Quendale)
  A. John Gauden of Overland in Fetlar, later of Swinister (a 1684, 1703)
  m. Marjory Bruce (dau of Gilbert Bruce of Clivocast)
  i. Gilbert Gauden of Overland & Swinister (a 1761, 2nd son)
  m. Ursilla Bruce (dau of William Bruce of Urie)
  a. William Gauden of Overland (d 15.06.1789, 4th son)
  m. Katherine Sinclair (d 17.10.1839, dau of Henry Sinclair of Still)
  (1) Gilbert Gauden had issue
  m. (12.04.1810) Janet Ross (dau of John Ross of Scarpoe)
  (2) Barbara Gauden
m. Gilbert Smith of Strand
  (3)+ other issue - John Andrew, Thomas Charles, Ursula
  b. Ann Gauden
  m. John Ross of Scarpoe
  c. Katherine Gauden
  m. James Smith of Funzie
  d. Elizabeth Gauden (d 04.01.1840)
  m. (04.01.1787) James Irving of Midbrake
  e.+ other issue - John, Andrew, Charles
  ii.+ other issue - John of Overland ("went abroad"), Peter ("settled in Guernsey"), Charles ("went abroad"), Margaret, Ursula
  B. Ann Gauden
  m. Thomas Leslie of Ustaness
  C. Barbara Gauden
  m. _ Pitcairn (brother of George of Nuness)

 

 

Sir Roger Golafre of Sarsden, Oxfordshire (a 1215)
1. Sir Roger Golafre of Norton, Northamptonshire (a 1273)
  m. Amabel (dau/heir of Hugh of Upper Heyford)
  A. ?? Golafre
  Lipscomb reports that " "Male line of Golafre" said to have "terminated in John de Golafre, son of John, who occurs in 20 Ed.3.".
  i. John de Golafre
  a. John de Golafre
  B. Sir John Golafre (d 06.1297)
  m. Alice Colworp (?)
  i. Thomas Golafre (d 1332)
m. Joane
  a. Sir John Golafre of Sarsden (Oxfordshire), Bury Blunsden (Wiltshire) & Fyfield (Wiltshire) (d 03.01.1363, MP)
  m. Elizabeth Fyfield (d 01.02.1360, dau/heir of John Fyfield of Fyfield)
  (1) Sir John Golafre of Quainton, Sarsden, Bury Blunsden & Fyfield (d 1379)
  m1/2. (sp) Amicia de Langley (dau/heir of Thomas de Langley)
  m2/1. (sp) Isabella Brocas (dau of Bernard Brocas, relict of Sir Thomas de Missenden)
  partner unknown
  (A) Sir John Golafre of Sarsden, Bury Blunsden & Fyfield (d before 27.11.1396, Constable of Wallingford Castle)
  m. Philippa de Mohun (dau/coheir of John de Mohun, Lord of Dunster, sister of Elizabeth, Countess of Salisbury)
(B) Alice Golafre (prioress of Burnham)
  (2) Thomas Golafre of Radley, Oxfordshire (d 26.08.1378)
  m. Margaret Foxley (d 1396, dau of Thomas Foxley)
  (A) John Golafre of Fyfield (dsp 23.02.1441/2, MP)
  Lipscomb identifies John's 3 wives as the relict of Sir _ Bruen (and mother of Sir Morice Brune (sic)), the relict of Sir _ Englefield, and the relict of Sir _ Pole. HoP identifies them as ...
  m1. (c1401) Elizabeth de la Pole (b 14.07.1362, d 14.12.1403, dau of Sir Edmund de la Pole by Elizabeth)
  m2. (by 10.1404) Nicola Devenish (b c1361, sister/heir of Thomas Devenish of Greatham, widow of John Englefield of Englefield)
  m3. (after 1434) Margaret Heveningham (d 1472-3, dau of John Heveningham, widow of Sir Walter de la Pole)
  (3) William Golafre
  m. Alice Bishop (a 1393, dau of John Bishop of Abingdon)
  (A) John Golafre (a 1393)
  (4) Sir Nicholas Golafre
  (5) Julia Golafre (d 1416)
  m. Robert de Wightham
  ii. other issue - John, William
  C. Maud Golafre
  m. _ Griffin of Northamptonshire

 

 

Robert Grendoure
m. Margaret Joyce (dau of John Joyce, son of Philip, son of William of Newland, son of Sir John by dau of Sir John Button)
1. Lawrence Grendoure
  m. Margaret de Abrahall (dau of Raffe de Abrahall)
  A. Sir John Grendoure 'of Clearwell'
  m. Marian Hatway
  i. Robert Grendoure or Greyndour 'of Mitcheldean & Abinghall'
  m. Joan Rugge (dau of Thomas Rugge of Charlecombe) identified by TCP (Worcester) & TCP (De La Warr)
  a. (Elizabeth) Greyndour (b c1420, d 01.09.1452)
  m1. (before 19.11.1443) (Reginald West) Lord Delaware (b 07.09.1395, d 27.08.1450/1)
  m2. (after 10.06.1451) (John de Tiptoft) Earl of Worcester (b 08.05.1427, d 18.10.1470)
  ii. Elizabeth or Catherine Grendoure
  m. Thomas Walwyn

 

 

Henderson reports that "This family, originally from Edinburgh, is chiefly connected with Orkney".
John Gibson in Edinburgh
1. Alexander Gibson (d 1682?, Dean of Bower & Watten)
m. Katharine Sinclair (dau of James Sinclair of Assery)
  A. Alexander Gibson (d 1747, minister of Canisbay)
  m. Margaret Sinclair (dau of John Sinclair of Rattar, widow of Alexander Sinclair of Brabster)
  i. John Gibson in Edinburgh, later Sheriff-substitute of Caithness (a 1750, dsp)
  m. Margaret Murray (dau of James Murray of Clairden, widow of David Sinclair of Southdun)
  i. George Gibson in Thurso
  m. Janet Sinclair (dau of John Sinclair by Elizabeth Manson)
a. Margaret Gibson
  m. George Sinclair of Brabster (cousin?)
  b. Barbara Gibson
  m. James Williamson (Major)
  B. John Gibson (d 1724, minister of Evie & Rendall) who married ...
  m. Jean Sinclair (dau of Francis Sinclair of Stirkoke)
  C. Archibald Gibson of Hemisgar
  D. George Gibson
  m. Katharine Rorison (dau of _ Rorison, Bailie of Thurso)
  i.+ 2 sons
  E. Elizabeth Gibson
  m. George Sinclair in Brabsterdorran
2.+ other issue - Adam (d 1678, minister of Shapinsay), John (d 1681?, minister of Holm), Archibald (a 1660, WS)

Main source(s):
(1) For Gauden (uploaded 23.04.15) : 'The County Families of the Zetland Islands' by Francis Grant, 1893 ('Gauden of Swinister and Overland', p90+)
(2) For Golafre (uploaded 04.10.15) : Lipscomb (Bucks, vol 1, 'Pedigree of Golafre or Gulafre (of) Missenden, Frome, Breose, Spigurnell, Iwardby and Elmes', p394+) with a little input/support from HoP
(3) For Grendour (uploaded 23.10.15, originally uploaded to a Temporary page on 09.04.08) : Visitation (Gloucestershire, 1623, 'Baynham')
(4) For Gibson (uploaded 07.01.18) : 'Caithness Family History' (John Henderson, 1884, 'The Gibsons', p304+)
[The section on Gilbert of Finborough has been moved to Gilbert04, that on Gibson of Brig Royd has been moved to Gibson02.]
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