'Gosset1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Gosset of Gabot, Gosset of London

BLG1952 reports that "The family of Gosset was included int he ranks of the nobility of Normandy before 1555. After that date, owing to their adoption of the Protestant faith, their name was removed from the roll. ... The immediate ancestor of the presnt line, Jean Gosset, a Hugeunot, settled in Jersey in 1685, after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes".
Jean (John) Gosset (d 1712, from Normandy to Jersey)
1. John Gosset
  m. Susan D'Allain
  A. Abraham Gosset (b 1701, d 1785, 2nd son)
  m. Jane White
i. Matthew Gosset of Gabot, Jersey
  m1. Elizabeth Hilgrove (dau/coheir of C. Hilgrove (jurat))
  a. Matthew Gosset of Gabot & London, Vicomte of Jersey (d 1843)
  m1. _ Lys (dsp)
  m2. (04.02.1793) Grace Frankland (d 15.12.1801, dau of Sir Thomas Frankland of Thirkleby, Bart)
  (1) William Matthew Gosset (dsp 1856, Colonel)
  m. Louisa Walter of London
  (2) Arthur Gosset of Eltham House & Orpington, Kent (b 23.04.1800, d 08.01.1886, Major, 4th son) had issue
  m. (28.05.1834) Augusta Morgan (d 29.10.1895, dau of Thomas Morgan of St. Mary Cray by Elizabeh Patrick)
  (3) Grace Elizabeth Gosset (b 10.10.1798)
  m. John Callaghan of Lota Beg (Co. Cork) (d 04.11.1844)
  (4)+ other issue - Henry (b 12.05.1796, d 24.11.1868, Admiral), Charles (b 18.04.1797, RN)
  m3. (1808) Laura Honor Cotton (d 15.03.1845, dau of John Cotton)
  (6) Geoge Bagot Gosset had issue
  m. Louisa Douglas
(7) Lauga Gosset
  m. B.G. Currie
  (8) Helen Gosset
  m. H. Daniell
  b. Abraham Gosset (Captain RN)
  m. Elizabeth Pipon (dau of James Pipon of Noirmont (jurat))
  (1) Elizabeth Gosset
  m. James Hodges
  (2) Jane Gosset
  c. Isaac Gosset
m1. Magdalen Robin (dau of Philip Robin (jurat))
  (1)+ issue - Hilgrove (d young), Isaac Hilgrove (had issue), John (d unm), Charles Robin (had issue), Anne Magdalen (m. Rev. W. Brock), Mary (m. Rev. James Tanner), Elizabeth (m. Rev. T.C. Hall)
  m2. Margaret Hammond (dau of James Lempriere Hammond)
  (8)+ other issue - James (d young), James William (had issue), Nicholas (d young), Rev. Clement Hammond (had issue), William Durell (d unm), Alfred (had issue), Gertrude Margaret (m. Rev. Albert Bibby), Laura (|m. Rev. L.H. Gosset), Susannah
  d. Elizabeth Gosset
  m. (04.04.1782) W(illiam) C(harles) Lempriere of Rosel (Lt. Bailly)
  e. Magdalen Gosset
m. Philip De Carteret (jurat) ## see here ##
  f. Jane Gosset
  m. John Poingdestre (jurat) ## see here ##
  g. Esther Gosset
  h. Ann Gosset
  m. _ Home (Lt. Colonel)
  m2. Margaret Durell (dau of Thomas Durell of Jersey)
  i. Sir William Gosset (b 18.01.1782, d 03.1848, Major General, MP for Truro, Under-Secretary of State for Ireland, Serjeant-at-Arms for the House of Commons, 2nd son of this marriage) had issue
  m. (23.07.1808) Gertrude Martha Daniell (d 1849, dau of Thomas (sb Ralph Allen?) Daniell of Trelissick)
  j. John Noah Gosset (Major, Barrack Master in Cork, 4th son of this marriage) had issue
  m. Maria Margaret Driscoll (dau of T. Driscoll of Dublin)
  k. Mary Gosset
  m. James Robin of Jersey (Colonel)
  l.+ other issue - Thomas (dsp), Thomas Durell, Margaret
  ii. Jane Gosset
  m. _ De Carteret (Captain RN)
  iii. Esther Gosset
  m. W. Dumaresq (RN)
  B. Peter Gosset (b 1705, 4th son)
  m. Catherine du Four
  i. Jane Gosset
  m. Abraham Dallain
  ii.+ other issue - John, Matthew, Esther, Mary
  C. Isaac Gosset in England d 1799, (6th son)
  m. _ Busquet
  i. Isaac Gosset of London (d 1812)
  m. Catherine Hill (d 13.10.1831, dau of Haydock Hill)
  a. Isaac Gosset (b 1785, d 1855, vicar of Windsor, royal chaplain) had issue
  m. Dorothea Sophia Banks Lind (d 1863, dau of James Lind)
  b. Thomas Gosset (dsp, cleric)
  c. Anna Maria Gosset
  m. J.B. Gardiner (Lt. Colonel)
  ii. Anna Maria Gosset
  m. John Creuze
  D.+ other issue - John (b 1699), Jacob (b 1703), Gideon (b 1707)
2.+ other issue - Matthew, Abraham

Main source(s): 'An Armorial of Jersey' (J. Bertrand Payne, 1859, 'Pedigree of Gosset', p172+) with some input & support from BLG1952 ('Gosset formerly of Town Court')
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