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GOSWICK FAMILY GENEALOGY
by:Kay (Goswick) Kennemore
NICHOLAS SPENCER
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TAKEN FROM WILLIAM & MARY QUARTERLY

Edward Seymour
(m)
(?)
      issue:
1. Ann Seymour b. ca. ?? died Feb. 1587
    (m) April 29,1555
    Edward Unton K.B. of Wadley Burks, End. d: Sep.16,1583
             issue:
    1.a. Cecilia Unton b. n/r d: June 16,1618 Buried Gosfield, Eng.
            (married)

           John Wentworth, Esquire of Gosfield,Eng. d:Feb.11,1613 Gosfield
                    issue:

 
 

         1.a.1. Anne Wentworth b. March 3, 1589 Gosfield, d:July 06,1633
                      married Apr.11,1603 Gosfield,Eng.(Anne age 14 & Edward age 15 when they married)
            Sir Edward Gostwick Bart, b.ca.1588 d:Sep.20,1630 Eng.   (go to IGI listings)
                          issue listed:
1.a.1.1. Elizabeth Gostwick born March 17,1611 Willington(m: age 23)3/13/1632 St.FaithLondon"Miles Matthews"
1.a.1.2. Mary Gostwick b. Jul.26,1612 (m)Jan.20,1629 Ravenden,Bed.Co. Nicholas Spencer
1.a.1.3. William Gostwick b.Sep.12,1616(m) ca. 1637/1640
1.a.1.4. Jane Gostwick b. Oct.20,1618 (m)4/01/1636 St.Andrew in the Wardrobe,London, William Oliver
1.a.1.5. Edward Gostwick b. Mar.07,1620 (m) Sep.08,1646 Kenbworth,Hertford Co.Mary Litton/Lytton
1.a.1.6. Thomas Gostwick b.Jul.03,1621 (m) Oct.16,1647 Clerkenwall, London Co. Elizabeth Dorislaus
1.a.1.7. Hannah Gostwick b.Dec.09,1622 d:Dec.10,1622
1.a.1.8. Anne Gostwick b. Aug.12, 1624 d:Jan.09,1646 Temple Church London
1.a.1.9. William Gostwick (x2) b.Oct.17,1630 (m) 1674 Joan Whorton


 

It is not likely that Edward and Anne (Wentworth) Gostwick waited until 1611 to start their family since they married in 1603.

I have no definate proof, but am listing the children who is most likely children of Edward & Anne.

 1. 1605, Mar.06th. Anne G.  bapt. St.Olave's, Hart Street London, (dau of Edward b.ca.1582/8)

 

1/25/02
1614,Feb.19, Fraunces (daug of SIR EDWARD GOSTWICK, KNIGHT) bapt.Feb.19,1614 County of Berkshire, Bisham -Parish Register 1560-1812..Since Frances was born in 1614, Sir Edward Gostwick, knight was born ca. 1592 or earlier. (kgk)
 
 

William Gostwick age 30(m) Aug.17,1674 London St. Margaret Lothbury "Joanna Wolf"
(widow) age 27.  If William was age 30 in 1674 then he was born ca. 1644.
I find one William Gostwick b.1643 (son of Gabriel)

William Gostick c. Jun.14,1675 Westminister St.Paul,Covent Garden
(son of William & Joan)


 

There is a William Gostwick born ca. 1630 that married a "Sibil/Sybilla"(?)
IGI listings for William & Sibil/Sibilla Gostwicke/Gostwyk/Goustwyck

1655, Oct. 09, Anne Gostwicke c. London St. Helen Bishopgate
1656, Aug.27, Jane Gostwicke c. London St. Helen Bishopgate
1658, Jul.20, Francis Goustwyck c. London St. Helen Bishopgate
1659, Aug. 12, Elizabeth Gostwyk c. London St. Helens Bishopgate

(all listed as children of William b.ca.1630 and Sibil/Sibilla)


 
 


 
 

1.a.1.2. Mary Gostwick b. Jul.26,1612
             married Jan.20,1628 Ravensden, Bedford Co. Eng.
           Nicholas Spencer b.Nov.15,1611 (? on birth year) died 1644
                     children listed:
William Spencer of Cople b.n/r d:Sep.1686 (m) Catherine Wentworth (dau of Thomas)
Nicholas Spencer b.1633 d:Sep.23,1689 Westmorland Co.Va. (m)Frances Mottrom
Michael Spencer b.n/r
Robert Spencer b.n/r
Edward Spencer b.n/r
Mary Spencer b.n/r

The above information can be found in several different Gostwick family Genealogy records of England, but as to the accuracy of those children belonging to Sir Edward and Anne (Wentworth) Goswick, we do not have accurate proof.  There were many Gostwick,Gostick, ect., families throughout different Counties of England.
 
 
 
 


 

In London Co.England I find on the IGI records:

Frances Gostick c. June 10,1622 London St.Giles Cripplegate(dau of Edward born ca. 1599/1600))
Jane Gostick c.Aug.06,1623 London St.Giles Cripplegate (dau of Edward)
Mary Gostick c. Jan.10,1624 London St.Giles Cripplegate(dau of Edward)

Since this Edward Gostick has named his children: Frances, Jane & Mary, this sounds like the Edward Gostwick who would be the son of Sir William and Jane (Owen) Gostwick/Gostick.  Since Jane (Owen) Gostwick/Gostick is said to have re-married in London Co., it is most likely that her children were all in London Co. also.
 
 
 


 


 

Hertford Co.England IGI records:

Edward Gostwyke c. Mar.30,1620 Graveley, Hertford Co.Eng.
Thomas Gostoyke c. Jul 03,1621 Graveley, Hertford Co.Eng.
Hanna Gostwyke c. Dec.09,1622 Graveley, Hertford Co.Eng.
Ann Gostoyke c. Aug.12,1624 Graveley, Hertford Co.Eng.

(All  listed as children of Edward Gostwyke/Gostoyke)

(This appears to be the children  listed under Edward and Anne (Wentworth) Gostwick)

 
 

Edward Gostwick b.ca. 1620
(m) Sep.08,1646 Kebworth,Eng. Hertford Co.
"Mary Litton" b.n/r died: Dec.10,1656 buried at Willington,Eng. Bedford Co.
           issue listed by other researchers:
1. William christened Aug.21,1650
2. Charles christened Apr.11,1653
3. John christened May 29,1654
4. Edward christened June.28,1655
5. Rowland christened June 28,1655 (?)
6. Anna christened Sep. 26,1656

In HPR Finbergs Gostwick's of Willington, he states that Sir Edward and Mary Litton Gostwick had issue as the same listed above, but that the son William (m) Sep.17,1668 Watton on Stone,Hertford Co. " Mary Boteler" If so, then William was only 18 years of age in 1668.,

Marriages in London Co.Eng.IGI records:{kgk}
William Gostwick (m) Aug. 17,1674 London St. Margaret Lothbury "Joanna Wolf"
Charles Gostwick (m) Apr.02,1679 St.Marleybone,St.Mary, London Co. " Elizabeth Parnell"

BEDFORD COUNTY, ENGLAND

Mary Gostwick (m) Jan.20,1629 Ravensden,Bedford Co.Eng. "Nicholas Spencer"
 
 
 


 

Nicholas Spencer c. Sep.19,1633 England d:Sep.23,1689 Westmorland Co.Va.
(m) ca. 1662 Va.
Frances Mottrom b&d n/r
            children listed
1. William Spencer b.ca. Mar.1665 ?  buried:Oct.20,1695 Cople, Bedford Co.Eng.
2. Mottrom Spencer b.ca.1666/7 d:1703 ? (m) Jane (?)
3. Nicholas Spencer b.Apr.25,1667/71 ? buried Dec.1707 Cople, Bedford Co.Eng.
4. Mary Spencer b.n/r
5. John Spencer b.n/r
6. Francis Spencer born bef Oct.14,1687

Nicholas Spencer was the son of Nicholas and Mary (Gostwick) Spencer of Cople,Bedford
Co. England.  His wife Frances Mottrom was the daughter of Col John Mottrom of Md.&
Va..

Nicholas Spencer was in America by May 2,1659 when he and Richard Wright were issued
a joint patent for 1000 acres of land at Turkey Point, Kent Co. Maryland.
 

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New Information received 6/30/1998 & contributed by: Helen P.Wentworth
Hpwent@aol.com

John Wentworth and wife Cecila (Unton) Wentworth
           issue listed:
1. John Wentworth b.n/r d:Oct.1631 (m) Catherine, 2nd daughter of Sir Moyle Finch
2. William Wentworth bpt.Sep.02,1588 Gosfield, bur:Nov.20,1604 Sudbury,Suffolk Co.Eng.
3. Mary Wentworth  bpt.Nov.30,1585-died young
4. Anne Wentworth (NOTE ABOVE INFORMATION)
5. Diana Wentworth bpt.Nov.30,1591 (m)Lewis Bowles at St.Dunstan's in the West, London

6. Cicell Wentworth bpt. Aug.12,1593 d:Nov.1642 (m)Sir Thomas Finch at St.Mary
Magdalen,London
7. Elizabeth Wentworth bpt.Sep.19,1589 d:Sep.21,1589
8. Catherine Wentworth bpt.Nov.26,1601 died unmarried Oct.06,1698


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