William Lascelles

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William Lascelles, son of Francis Lascelles and Elizabeth Charter, died before 16 November 1624,1 when he was buried at Sigston, Yorkshire, England.1,2

William married Elizabeth Wadeson, daughter of Robert Wadeson and Ellen Phillips, say 1611.2,1,3

His four sons all served as officers in Cromwell's Parliamentary Army, though their mother is given as "his wife Anne Daniel."4


Elizabeth Wadeson d. bef. 1 Nov 1647
  • Colonel Francis Lascelles, M.P.+2 b. 5 Aug 1612, d. bef. 28 Nov 1667
  • Helen Lascelles5 b. 11 Sep 1615
  • Robert Lascelles5 b. 26 Nov 1617
  • Peregrine Lascelles5 b. 2 Apr 1619, d. 1658
  • Elizabeth Lascelles5 b. 24 Mar 1621
  • Thomas Lascelles5 b. 5 Aug 1624
This person was last edited on26 Aug 2021


  1. [S934] Richard K. Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales: For Twelve Generations (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007), 274, further cited as Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales.
  2. [S950] Joseph Foster, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire (Two vols., London: W. Wilfred Head, 1874), 1:2:Lascelles, further cited as Foster, Pedigrees of Yorkshire.
  3. [S2397] William Page, The Victoria History of the County of York, North Riding, 2 vols., (London, England: St. Catherine Press, 1925), 1:172-176 (Parish: Danby Wiske), further cited as Page, VCH Yorkshire, North Riding.
  4. [S2396] Stephen K. Roberts, editor, The Cromwell Association Online Directory of Parliamentarian Army Officers: British History Online, 2017), online database:, http://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/cromwell-army-officers , Surnames beginning 'L', accessed Aug 2021, further cited as Roberts, Parliamentarian Army Officers.
  5. [S937] Sir Egerton Brydges, Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical: Greatly Augmented, and Continued to the Present Time, 9 vols. (London: [T. Bensley], 1812), 8:510, further cited as Brydges, Collins's Peerage.