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There are approximately 479 people named Gascoyne in the UK. That makes it the 10,670th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 8 are named Gascoyne.

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The Gascoyne surname in historical dictionaries

Patronymica Britannica (1860)

GASCOIGNE. GASCOYNE. A native of Gascony, the French province, which being in the possession of England, during a portion of the XIV. cent., supplied this country with many nc-w families and names. See Ducatus Leodiensis, p. ISl, for the twenty spellings of this name. The heads of the family were all Williams, the courageous Chief-Justice who sent Prince Henry to prison being one.

Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.

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