Sir John Hope, Kt.

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John Hope

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Old Craighall, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: April 28, 1654 (45-53)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Hope and Lady Elizabeth Hope
Husband of Margaret Murray and Elizabeth Hope
Father of Sir Thomas Hope of Craighall, 3rd Baronet; Sir Archibald Hope of Rankeillour, Kt.; Margaret Hope; Elizabeth Hope and Mary Hope
Brother of Sir Thomas Hope, Kt.; Sir James Hope, Kt., of Hopetoun; Mary Hope; Anne Erskine; William Hope and 6 others

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About Sir John Hope, Kt.

Biographical Summary

"Sir John of Craighall, following his father's profession, and was knighted and admitted an ordinary Lord of Session, taking his seat on the Bench 27 July 1632. He was, in May 1652, one of Cromwell's Committee of Justice, and for some time President thereof. He died at Edinburgh 28 April 1654, having married, in or before 1632, Margaret, daughter of Sir Archibald Murray of Blackbarony, Bart. By her, who died in childbed 3 October 1641, he had issue."

SOURCE: The Scots peerage, Vol. IV, page 489

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Sir John Hope, Kt.'s Timeline

Old Craighall, Midlothian, Scotland
February 11, 1633
Age 28
Age 34
Age 35
Scotland, UK
April 28, 1654
Age 49
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland