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Richard (Scrope) le Scrope (1394 - 1420)

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Richard "3rd Baron Scrope of Bolton" le Scrope formerly Scrope
Born in Bolton, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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Richard Le Scrope, 3rd Baron Scrope of Bolton (born on 31 May 1393 in Bolton, Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England) was the eldest son of Roger Le Scrope, 2nd Lord Scrope of Bolton. He became Lord Scrope of Bolton at the age of 9, after his father's death (3rd December, 1402). He became a ward of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmoreland.

He married on 31st December, 1413 in Raby, Durham, England Margaret Neville (born June, 1396, in Raby, Durham, England; died 1463; buried before 3 March, 1464, Chrch Astn Friar, Clare, Suffolk, England), daughter of Ralph de Neville and Margaret de Stafford. The Baron and Baroness had two sons:

Henry Le Scrope - born in 1418, became 4th Baron Scrope of Bolton Richard Le Scrope - became Bishop of Carlisle He fought at Agincourt in 1415.

Richard Le Scrope was killed at the Siege of Rouen on the 29th August, 1420. He was buried in St. Agatha, Yorkshire, England.


  • ROYAL ANCESTRY by Douglas Richardson Vol. IV, page 237
  • ROYAL ANCESTRY by Douglas Richardson Vol. V, page 167

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On 6 Jan 2018 at 06:39 GMT Richard Shelley wrote:

Missed child: Scrope-256

On 1 Jul 2014 at 07:29 GMT Robin (Rook) Borah wrote:

Le Scrope-169 and Scrope-94 appear to represent the same person because: I've found that we have an ancestor in common with two profiles. Would you review and approve the merge? Thank you

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