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Scrope, Richard

Male Abt 1439 - 1485


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  • Born  Abt 1439  Of Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1485  Friar Preachers, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I04745  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  14 Jun 2015 

    Father  Scrope, Henry,   b. 4 Jun 1418, Of Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1459, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Scrope, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1417, Of Marsham, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1504, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1435  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F00650  Group Sheet

    Family  Washbourne, Eleanor,   b. Abt 1450, Of Wichenford, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1505-1506, Augustine Friars, Norwich, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 25 Nov 1467  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Scrope, Margaret,   d. Abt 1515, Minorities, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Scrope, Dorothy,   d. 1491, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Scrope, Eleanor
    >4. Scrope, Katherine,   d. Aft 1521, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Scrope, Anne
     6. Scrope, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1470, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 26 Jun 1537, Wivenhoe, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Scrope, Stephen,   b. Abt 1474, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Scrope, Jane,   b. Abt 1480, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1521, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    >9. Scrope, Mary,   b. Abt 1485, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 25 Aug 1548, St Mary, Low Leton, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F02305  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Transcript copyright ©2010 Nina Green All Rights Reserved
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      SUMMARY: The document below is the will, dated 4 April 1485 and proved 28 June 1485, of Richard Scrope (d.1485), ...The testator was the second son of Henry Scrope (1418-1458/9), 4th Baron Scrope of Bolton, and his wife, Elizabeth Scrope (d. in or after 1498), the daughter of John Scrope, 4th Baron Scrope of Masham, and his wife, Elizabeth, the daughter of Sir Thomas Chaworth of Wiverton, Nottinghamshire. ... By licence dated 25 November 1447, the testator married Eleanor Washbourne (d.1505/6), the daughter of Norman Washbourne (1433-1482) and Elizabeth Kniveton or Kynaston. She is said to have been from Worcestershire. After the testator’s death, his widow, Eleanor (d.1505/6), married Sir John Wyndham (d.1502), ... By Sir John Wyndham (d.1502), Eleanor (d.1505/6) had an only daughter, Frances, who married Sir John Seyntclere. For her will, see TNA PROB 11/15.

      The testator and his wife, Eleanor (d.1505/6), had a son, Stephen, and a daughter, Dorothy (d.1491), who died young, and seven daughters who lived to adulthood:

      In Dei nomine, Amen. I, Richard Scrope, being in full mind and whole wit and in charity with all the world, the 4th day of April the year of Our Lord God 1485 make my will and testament in this wise:
      ...Item, I will my wife have, if she live sole, all my lands and goods, movable and unmovable, ....Item, if this child that my wife is with be a son, I will that it be married by the discretion of mine executors, and if it be a daughter, and my wife happen to be married, then I will that Bentley be sold unto the behalf of my children if mine executors think it to be done; I will that if it happen John Scrope to have a son, my wife having none, that then the said John Scrope’s son to have one of my daughters and the lordship of Weighton after my wife’s decease, ...my Lady, my mother; Item, to my Lord, my brother, my hoop of gold; Item, to my brother, Mr Ralph, my porteous, and Powes, my horse; Item, to my brother, Robert, my short velvet ... to my nephew, Harry Scrope, .. I will my mother-in-law ...