John Scrope was born 1496 in Spennithorne, Yorkshire, England to Henry Scrope, 6th Baron Scrope of Bolton (c1468-1506) and Elizabeth Percy (1460-1512) and died November 1547 Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, England of unspecified causes. He married Jane Radcliffe (c1492) 2 April 1510 JL in England. He married Phyllis Rokeby (1489-1576) 1517 JL in Yorkshire, England. Alfred the Great (849-899)/s, Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s, Rollo of Normandy (860-932)/s.

Englishman of Hambleden Estate, Buckinghamshire, England

Vital Stats


John made his will on 28 August 1544 and, after his death earlier in 1547, it was proved on 27 November 1547.

Father: Henry SCROPE (6° B. Scrope of Bolton) Mother: Elizabeth PERCY (B. Scrope of Bolton)

Married 1: Jane RADCLIFFE 2 Apr 1510

Married 2: Phillis ROKEBY (b. ABT 1489 - d. 10 May 1576) (dau. of Ralph Rokeby of Mortham and Margery Danby) 10 May 1510?

Born 1496 in Spennithorne, North Riding, Yorkshire, England. He died in 1547 at Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, and was buried there.

Marriage & Family

Marriage #1: J Radcliffe

Marriage #2: P Rokeby

Most children born at Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, England

  1. Henry SCROPE -ABT 1510, Spennithorne, York, England / Died: 10 May 1590, Danby-Upon-Yore, Yorkshire, England / Married: Margaret CONYERS 14 Aug 1548
  2. Ralph SCROPE (15291572) - Member of House of Commons - representative of Knaresborough - 28 Nov 1572) b. Hambleden / d. 28 Nov 1752 / m. Elizabeth WINDSOR 1562, Stanwell, Middlesex, England
  3. Margaret SCROPE - m. C Woodville
  4. John SCROPE (1520-1599)
  5. Robert SCROPE (1522-1599)
  6. Adrian Scrope (1524-1577) - m. Ursula Ludlow - daughter of Edith Windsor?
  7. Anne SCROPE (c1526)
  8. Mary SCROPE (c1534) - m. Thomas More


Offspring of John Scrope and Phyllis Rokeby (1489-1576)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henry Scrope (1510-1590)
Ralph Scrope (1518-1572)
Margaret Scrope
John Scrope
Robert Scrope
Adrian Scrope (1524-1577) 1524 Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, England 1577 Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, England Ursula Ludlow (1547-1613)
Anne Scrope (c1526-)
Mary Scrope (c1534-)


Offspring of Henry Scrope, 6th Baron Scrope of Bolton (c1468-1506) and Elizabeth Percy (1460-1512)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henry Scrope, 7th Baron Scrope of Bolton (c1480-c1533) 1480 1533 Alice Scrope, 7th Baroness Scrope of Masham (1481-1501)
Mable Dacre (c1490-c1533)
John Scrope (c1496-1576) 1496 Spennithorne, Yorkshire, England November 1547 Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, England Jane Radcliffe (c1492)
Phyllis Rokeby (1489-1576)
Agnes Scrope (c1498-)
John Scrope (c1499-)
Elizabeth Scrope (c1500-)
Joan Scrope (c1502-)
Eleanor Scrope (c1504-)
Catherine Scrope (c1506-)
Anne Scrope (c1508-)



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