BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN SCROPE 5TH BARON SCROPE BOLTON 1437-1498

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Fitzrichard

Descent French Royalty: 10G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

EVENTS

On 22 Jul 1437 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 was born to Henry Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Bolton 1418-1459 (19) and Elizabeth Scrope -1498

In 1447 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (9) and Joan Fitzhugh were marriedHalf Fifth Cousin

On 14 Jan 1459 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (21) succeeded 5th Baron Scrope Bolton

On 10 Jul 1460 the Yorkist army led by the future Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) and including Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) , George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (28) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (55) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (43) , Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham 1415-1464 (45) and John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (22) defeated the Lancastrian army at Northampton, Northamptonshire during the Battle of Northampton. Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (38) was captured. Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460 (57) , John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460 (42) , Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (37) and John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont 1409-1460 (50) were killed. Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (40) fought. William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (22) and William Norreys 1441-1507 (19) were knighted. Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland -1460 was executed following the battle.

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton the Yorkist army was commanded by Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) with John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (45) , Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (56) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (30) (knighted), Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy 1416-1474 (45) , Henry Bourchier 2nd Count Eu, 1st Earl Essex 1404-1483 (57) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (23) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock 1400-1471 (61) .

In 1463 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (25) was appointed 194th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 15 May 1464 a Yorkist army commanded by John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (33) defeated a Lancastrian army commanded by Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (28) at Hexham, Northumberland during the Battle of Hexham. Those fighting for York included John Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire 1427-1473 (36) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles 1428-1470 (36) . Of the Lancastrian army William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (49) fought. Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford 1431-1464 (33) and Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer 1424-1464 (40) were both captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (28) was beheaded following the battle.

In 1468 Henry Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Bolton 1468-1506 was born to John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (30) and Elizabeth St John 5th Baroness Scrope Bolton -1494

Before 10 Dec 1471 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 and Elizabeth St John 5th Baroness Scrope Bolton -1494 were marriedFifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

On Oct 1483 Edward Redman Lord Harewood 1455-1510 (28) actively employed with John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (46) , and others in arresting and imprisoning the rebels in Devon and Cornwall

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) was killed at Ambion Hill, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire during the Battle of Bosworth. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby 1438-1495 (47) , John Conyers -1490, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 (17) , William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59) , Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh 1457-1487 (28) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (48) , Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham 1459-1493 (26) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor 1435-1496 (50) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (68) , Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland 1456-1499 (29) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23) , Humphrey Stafford 1426-1486 (59) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (17) fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (29) fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth 1459-1526 (26) was captured. John Babington 1423-1485 (62) , William Brandon 1456-1485 (29) , James Harrington 1430-1485 (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60) , John Sacheverell 1400-1485 (85) , William Alington 1420-1485 (65) , Robert Mortimer 1442-1485 (43) , Robert Brackenbury -1485, Richard Ratclyffe 1430-1485 (55) and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1432-1485 (53) were killed

Around 1490 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (52) and Anne Harding were married

On 17 Aug 1498 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (61) died

Mary Scrope was born to John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 and Elizabeth St John 5th Baroness Scrope Bolton -1494

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Bolton 1418-1459

GrandFather: Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton 1393-1420

1G GrandFather: Roger Scrope 2nd Baron Scrope Bolton 1369-1403

2G GrandFather: Richard Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Bolton 1327-1403

3G GrandFather: Henry Scrope 1268-1338

4G GrandFather: William Scrope 1245-1312

2G GrandMother: Blanche Pole 1328-1378

3G GrandFather: William Pole 1302-1366

4G GrandFather: William Pole 1274-1328

3G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

1G GrandMother: Margaret Tiptoft

GrandMother: Margaret Neville

1G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering 1267-1329

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1270-

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare 1276-1327

1G GrandMother: Margaret Stafford 1364-1396

2G GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford 1336-1386

3G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372

4G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1272-1308

4G GrandMother: Margaret Basset 1280-1337

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley 1318-1349

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare -1342

2G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp 1334-

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick 1313-1386

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny 1284-1347

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer 1314-1369

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Geneville 1286-1356

Mother: Elizabeth Scrope -1498

GrandFather: John Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Masham 1388-1455

1G GrandFather: Stephen Scrope 2nd Baron Scrope Masham 1345-1406

2G GrandFather: Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham 1312-1392

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Scrope 1285-

4G GrandFather: William Scrope 1245-1312

3G GrandMother: Ivette Ros

4G GrandFather: William Ros

2G GrandMother: Joan Unknown

1G GrandMother: Margery Welles 1350-1442

2G GrandFather: John Welles 4th Baron Welles 1334-1361

3G GrandFather: Adam Welles 3rd Baron Welles 1304-1345

4G GrandFather: Adam Welles 1st Baron Ughtred 1249-1311

3G GrandMother: Margaret Bardolf -1333

4G GrandFather: Thomas Bardolf 2nd Baron Bardolf 1282-1357

4G GrandMother: Agnes Grandison 1289-1349

2G GrandMother: Maud Ros -1388

3G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley 1285-1343

4G GrandFather: William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley 1255-1316

4G GrandMother: Maud Vaux 1261-

3G GrandMother: Margery Badlesmere 1308-1363

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare 1287-1333

GrandMother: Elizabeth Chaworth 1391-1465

1G GrandFather: Thomas Chaworth 1385-1459

2G GrandFather: William Chaworth 1357-1398

3G GrandFather: Thomas Chaworth 1331-1373

4G GrandFather: Thomas Chaworth 1310-1371

3G GrandMother: Margery Pole

4G GrandFather: Richard Pole 1295-1345

4G GrandMother: Joan Chaworth

2G GrandMother: Alice Clifford

3G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 3rd Baron Clifford 1305-1344

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare 1276-1327

3G GrandMother: Isabel Berkeley 1307-1362

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1271-1326

4G GrandMother: Eva Zouche 1281-1314