My name is Rob
Gaskell (Robert Owen Hugh Gaskell). My wife, Elaine, and I live
in North Bedfordshire, England.
Gaskell Family History
goes back in the UK to Thomas Gaskill of Cheshire and his son,
John Gaskell of Manchester 1677 - 1743, whose wife was Elizabeth
Thumpston; and forward to my granddaughters and grandson. Many
female lines go back considerably further.
I have been researching my
Family History for almost 40 years - more seriously since I have
Over the years I have
written, as far as possible, a history of each individual, with
associated documents, as Appendices, and many photographs. Too
much to include in total within this web site
information on the family branches can be referred to on the
family pages accessed to the left, which will lead to links to a
number of detailed individual histories. I will be pleased to
share this data and considerably more information I have, with
any genuinely interested party. Equally, I hope that anybody
who views this site and has information to share with me, will
do so. See how to contact me at the foot of each page.
Also, if any
Family Name interests you, note it and refer to the "General
Index" button above, on this and every page of this web site.
This link is to a "Legacy"
program into which I have installed the names and dates of
all family members of this Family History
There is also a
detailed individual family histories
where you will find the links referred to above to detailed
information about certain individuals
by email if you want more information or if you have information
to give me