Gaskell may refer to:

  • Charles George Milnes Gaskell (1842-1919), British lawyer and politician.
  • David Gaskell (born 1940), British footballer.
  • Dean Gaskell (born 1983), British rugby league player.
  • Elizabeth Gaskell (1810–1865), British novelist and biographer.
  • George Gaskell, British social psychologist.
  • Holbrook Gaskell (1813–1909), British industrialist and collector.
  • Holbrook Gaskell II (1846-1919), British chemical industrialist.
  • Holbrook Gaskell III (1878-1951), British chemical industrialist.
  • James Gaskell, (born 1990), Rugby Union player for Sale Sharks
  • James Milnes Gaskell (1810–1873), British Conservative politician.
  • Jane Gaskell (born 1941), British fantasy novelist.* Lady Constance Gaskell (1885–1964), British courtier.
  • Kevin F. Gaskell, (born 1968), New Zealand-born designer and founder of Gaskell Guitars
  • Lucy Gaskell (born 1980), British actress.
  • Michael Gaskell (born 1963), British artist.
  • Walter Holbrook Gaskell (1847–1914), British physiologist.
  • William Gaskell (1805–1884), British minister and educator.
  • Whitney Gaskell (born 1972), American novelist.

Famous quotes containing the word gaskell:

    My heart burnt within me with indignation and grief; we could think of nothing else.... All night long we had only snatches of sleep, waking up perpetually to the sense of a great shock and grief. Every one is feeling the same. I never knew so universal a feeling.
    —Elizabeth Gaskell (1810–1865)

    How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly!
    —Elizabeth Gaskell (1810–1865)

    I would not trust a mouse to a woman if a man’s judgment could be had.
    —Elizabeth Gaskell (1810–1865)