Sir John Hope, Kt.

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John Hope

Death: Died in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

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

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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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