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Elizabeth Scrope (Chaworth)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
Death: March 12, 1465 (73-74)
Yorkshire, England
Place of Burial: York Minster Churchyard, York, Yorkshire , England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Thomas Chaworth, Kt., MP, Lord Wiverton and Nicola Braybrook
Wife of Sir John Scrope, 4th Baron Scrope of Masham
Mother of Henry Scrope; Anne Scrope; Elizabeth Scrope; John Scrope; Alianore Claxton and 3 others
Half sister of Sir John Chaworth; Sir George Chaworth, Kt.; Joanna Goldsborough; Sir William Chaworth, Kt., of Wiverton; Catherine Leake (Chaworth) and 7 others

Occupation: Baroness Scrope of Masham, Baroness Babe!
Managed by: Shawnese Lynn Sullivan (Mason)
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About Elizabeth Scrope

Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Chaworth of Wiverton, Nottinghamshire, by his first wife, Nichola Braybrook. Married Sir John le Scrope, Knight, 4th Lord Scrope of Masham, Privy Councillor, Treasurer of England, as 2nd wife.

They were married before 24 August 1418 and had three sons and five daughters: Henry, John, Sir Thomas 5th Lord Scrope of Masham, Magistrix, Eleanor, Anne, Elizabeth, and a second Elizabeth. Elizabeth would marry Henry le Scrope, 4th Lord Scrope of Bolton.

John was summoned to Parliament in Jan of 1426 as Johanni Lescrop de Marsham. John was heir to his older brother, Henry le Scrope, 3rd Lord Scrope of Masham and Knight of the Garter.

He died testate and was buried at York Cathedral. Elizabeth took the veil in 1455 and died in 1466.


Lord and Lady Scrope (of Masham) had Papal indults to choose their own confessor, Sep. (?) 1453, and of plenary indulgence, 11 Kal. October (21 September) 1453. [2]

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Elizabeth Scrope's Timeline

1391
1391
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
1404
1404
Masham, North Yorkshire, UK
1412
1412
Masham, Yorkshire, England
1420
1420
Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)
1422
1422
Probably Masham, Yorkshire, England
1424
1424
Upsall, Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)
1429
1429
Probably Masham, Yorkshire, England
1431
1431
Masham, Yorkshire, England
1452
1452
Langton Hall, Nottinghamshire, England