Thomas GASSAWAY m.1 Joanna WOOD 1619 St. Mary's Le Strand, Middlesex, Eng.14
children bap. at St. Margaret's, Westminster, Middlesex, England:
1. Mary GASSAWAY bap. 18 Aug. 16221
2. Joyce GASSAWAY bap. 1 Jan. 1626 [1625/6];1 bur. 25 Nov. 16301
3. Thomas GASSAWAY bap. 25 May 16281

Thomas GASSAWAY m.2 Anne CALLINGWOOD 6 Jan. 1631 [1630/1]
Thomas was buried on 19 Nov. 16581 and Anne was buried on 26 May 1647.1
1. Nicholas GASSAWAY bap. 11 Mar. 1634;1 [1633/4] m. Ann BESSON8;2 d. between
   10 and 27 Jan. 1691 [1691/2] Anne Arundel Co., MD3
2. Jane GASSAWAY bap. 14 Sep. 1636;1
3. Ann GASSAWAY bap. 20 Mar. 16391 [1638/9]; bur. 5 Oct. 16411
4. Hester GASSAWAY bap. 26 Dec. 1642;1 bur. 25 Aug. 16431
5. Anne GASSAWAY bap. 21 June 16441

Nicholas GASSAWAY and Ann BESSON had children born in Anne Arundel Co., MD
1. Hester3 [Esther]4 GASSAWAY3 b. say 1663;15 m.1 John BEARD;16,17,18
   m.2. Mr. GROSS/GROCE3,4; m.3 Stephan WARMAN 2 July 1704 All Hallow's Parish4,16
   bur. 12 Nov. 1733 All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel Co., MD19
2. Nicholas GASSAWAY3 b. say 1668; m. Anne SANDERS;11 bur. 13 Mar. 1698/9
   All Hallow's Parish,  Anne Arundel Co., MD.4  His widow married Samuel
   CHAMBERS 23 July 1700.4
3. Ann GASSAWAY3 b. about 16706; m.1 John WATKINS;3 m.2 William BURGESS
   13 Aug. 1697;4 m.3 Richard JONES5 about 1699; d. between 29 June 1737 and
   30 Mar. 1742 Anne Arundel Co., MD6
4. John GASSAWAY3 m. Elizabeth LAWRENCE;14 bur. 2 Sep. 1697 All Hallow's
5. Jane GASSAWAY3 m.1 William COTTER;7,9 m.2 James SANDERS;7,9 d. between
   4 and 17 Nov. 1736 Anne Arundel Co., MD7
6. Margaret GASSAWAY3 b. say 1680; m.1. Thomas LARKIN 20 Sep. 1697
   All Hallows Parish;4 d. between 2 May 172412 and 28 July 172613
7. Thomas GASSAWAY3 b. 20 Feb. 16834,10; m. Susanna HANSLAP
   18 Dec. 1701 All Hallow's Parish;4 d. 10 Sep. 1739 All Hallow's Parish10

1. Arthur Meredyth Burke, Memorials of St. Margaret;s Church, Westminster: Comprising the Parish Registers, 1539-1660, and the Churchwardens' Accounts, 1460-1603, (London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1914. 2. Anne Arundel Co., MD land records WH4:295-299, FHL microfilm 0,013,208. Thomas Besson "with the consent and approbacon of hester my wife" gave a gift of 160 acres of Bessenden to "my beloved sonne in law Nicholas Gassaway and Anne his now wife" on 19 Oct. 1672. 3. Nicholas Gassaway Senr. will, MD wills 2:228-231 [image 229 of 412]. 4. All Hallows Parish Records, p. 26 [image 31/227] 5. Richard Jones,Junr., will, MD wills 13:684-685 [image 686 of 745]. 6. Ann Jones will, MD wills 22:434 [image 436 of 545]. widow, age 67. 7. Jane Sanders will, MD wills 21:713-714 [image 258 of 473]. 8. Thomas Bessson will, MD wills 10:42-45 [image 42 of 99]. Thomas Besson will transcript. 9. James Sanders account, MD Inventories and Accounts 37a:128. 10. Thomas Gassaway headstone, All Hallows Church Cemetery, Birdsville, Anne Arundel Co., MD. 11. James Sanders will, MD wills 12:125-130 [image 126 of 624]. Named daughter Anne CHAMBERS. 12. Anne Arundel Co., MD land records RCW2:249-250, FHL microfilm 0,013,211. Thomas Larkin and wife Margarett sold land. 13. Anne Arundel Co., MD land records SY1:236, FHL microfilm 0,013,211. Thomas Larkin and wife Elizabeth sold land. 14. William Kennetch Rutherford and Anna Clay Zimmerman Rutherford, Genealogical History of the Gassaway Family, (Lexington, MO: Rutherford, 1990). 15. Hester was a widow by 1679, but had no children by John Beard suggesting they had just married. If she was about 16, then born ca 1663. 16. Anne Arundel Co., MD Land Records SY#1:23-24. 25 March 1724 Stephen Warman and Hester his wife, formerly the widow of John Beard, to Thomas Bordley, the guardian and next friend of Richard Beard a minor, the grandson and heir at law of Richard Beard, late of Anne Arundel County. Richard Beard, the great-grandfather of the minor devised to the wife of the said John Beard her life in the land. John died without issue whereby the estate descended to Richard the minor. Stephen Warman and wife Hester for 5 shilling gave said Bordley for the use of the minor, all their rights to the lands that Richard Beard, the grandfather owned at his death. See #4 that Hester (Gassaway) Gross was the wife of Stephen Warman. 17. Maryland Testamentary Proceedings, 11:9-10, 3 April 1679 Hester Beard, widow of John Beard, was granted the administration on his estate in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Col. William Burges was appointed to administer the oath to her. 18. Maryland Testamentary Proceedings, 11:103-104 Col. William Burges exhibited the 2 May 1679 oath of Hester Beard, admininstratrix of John Beard of Anne Arundel County. Her security were Anne Gassaway and John Green. [Anne Gassaway was her mother] 19. All Hallows Parish Records, p. 33 [image 106/227] "Hesther" the wife of Stephen Warman was buried under the roof of the Old Church 12 Nov. 1733

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