Biography of John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: St John

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 Baroness Scrope Bolton -1498

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

On 14 Jan 1459 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (21) succeeded 5th Baron Scrope Bolton. Joan Fitzhugh Baroness Scrope Bolton by marriage 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 Baroness Scrope Bolton, Baroness Zouche Harringworth -1494

Before 10 Dec 1471 John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 and Elizabeth St John Baroness Scrope Bolton, Baroness Zouche Harringworth -1494 were married. Elizabeth St John Baroness Scrope Bolton, Baroness Zouche Harringworth -1494 by marriage Baron Scrope Bolton.

In 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
Those who fought for Richard III included:
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)

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) , Richard Bagot 1412-1485 (73) 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 Baroness Scrope Bolton were married. Anne Harding Baroness Scrope Bolton by marriage Baron Scrope Bolton.

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 Baroness Scrope Bolton, Baroness Zouche Harringworth -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 Baroness Scrope Bolton 1328-1378

3G GrandFather: William Pole 1302-1366

4G GrandFather: William Pole 1274-1328

3G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

1G GrandMother: Margaret Tiptoft Baroness Scrope Bolton

GrandMother: Margaret Neville Baroness Scrope Bolton

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 Baroness Neville Raby 1267-1329

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby 1304-1374

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

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer Baroness Audley Stratton Audley 1270-

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

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

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

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Baroness Percy

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy

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

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles 1276-1327

1G GrandMother: Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 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 Countess Stafford 1318-1349

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

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342

2G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp Countess Stafford 1334-

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

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick 1284-1347

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer Countess Warwick 1314-1369

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

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville 1286-1356

Mother: Elizabeth Scrope Baroness Scrope Bolton -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 Baroness Scrope Masham 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 Baroness Welles -1333

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

4G GrandMother: Agnes Grandison Baroness Bardolf 1289-1349

2G GrandMother: Maud Ros Baroness Welles -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 Baroness Ros Helmsley 1308-1363

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

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333

GrandMother: Elizabeth Chaworth Baroness Scrope Masham 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 Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles 1276-1327

3G GrandMother: Isabel Berkeley Baroness Clifford, Baroness Musgrave 1307-1362

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

4G GrandMother: Eva Zouche 1281-1314