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Gawdy, Sir Francislocked

(d. 1605)
  • David Ibbetson


Gawdy, Sir Francis (d. 1605), judge, was the third and most successful son of Thomas Gawdy (c.1476–1556/7) of Harleston, Norfolk; his mother was Elizabeth Shires (d. 1563). His eldest half-brother, Thomas (d. 1556), was a serjeant-at-law; the second half-brother, also ...

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