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Henry (Scrope) le Scrope (1418 - 1459)

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Sir Henry "4th Baron Scrope of Bolton" le Scrope formerly Scrope
Born in Bolton, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Masham, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Bolton Castle, Leyburn, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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Henry (Scrope) le Scrope was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.
Sir Henry le Scrope, 4th Baron Scrope of Bolton was born on 4 June 1418 at Bolton, Yorkshire, England; Age 3 in 1421. [1]

He married Elizabeth le Scrope, daughter of Sir John Scrope, 4th Lord Scrope of Masham, Treasurer of England and Elizabeth Chaworth, circa 1435. They had 4 sons (Sir John, 5th Lord Scrope of Bolton; Richard, Esq; Ralph, Archdeacon of Northumberland; & Robert, Esq.) and 4 daughters (Elizabeth, wife of Sir John Bigod, of Henry Rochford, Esq., & of Oliver St. John, Esq; Margaret, wife of William Plessington, Esq., of Hugh Stafford, & of John Bernard, Esq; Agnes, wife of Sir Christopher Boynton, & Sir Richard Ratcliffe;& Eleanor, a nun). [2]

Sir Henry le Scrope, 4th Baron Scrope of Bolton died on 14 January 1458/9 at age 40. [3]


  1. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 198-199.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 477.
  3. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 167.


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On 16 Mar 2019 at 04:29 GMT Anonymous (Holland) Carroll wrote:

Source: Douglas Richardson. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols, ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City: the author, 2013), volume IV, page 607 SCROPE 11iii.

Children of John le Scrope, by Elizabeth Chaworth:

i. Thomas Le Scrope
ii. Eleanor Le Scrope. married (1st) Richard Darcy; (2nd) William Claxton, Esq.
iii. Elizabeth Le Scrope, married Henry Le Scrope, Knt., 4th Lord Scrope of Bolton.

Thank you!

On 6 May 2018 at 00:19 GMT Susie Brown wrote:

Brown - 63670 he is my 15th great grandfather

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