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  • ID: I22237
  • Name: Stephen 2nd Baron le SCROPE , of Masham, Sir 1
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1345 in Masham, Bedale, Yorkshire North Riding, England 1
  • Death: 25 JAN 1405/06 in Taraham Hall, Masham, Yorkshire, England 1
  • Burial: Scrope Chapel, York Minster, Yorkshire, England
  • Note:

    STEPHEN (LE SCROPE), LORD SCROPE (of Masham), 2nd but 1st surviving son and heir, born about 1345; served as an Esquire in the army before Paris, April 1360. He joined the crusading army raised by Peter of Lusignan, King of Cyprus, and was knighted by him on the taking of Alexandria, October 1365; served with John of Gaunt in Guienne, 1373. He was summoned to Parliament from 23 November 1392 to 1 January 1405/6; Commissioner de walliis et fossatis, Holderness, co. York, 30 November 1396; on the Commission of the Peace and Commissioner of Oyer and Terminer, co. York, East Riding, 10 March 1396/7, and 28 November 1399 to 15 December 1405; Liberty of Beverley, 1 August 1398; granted 100 marks per annum for life by Richard II, 7 July 1399. Commissioner of Array, co. York, East Riding, 18 December 1399; Commissioner to inform the King's lieges that the laws will be observed, co. York, 11 May 1402. Commissioner to settle disputes relating to Scottish prisoners taken at the battle of Homildon, 3 March 1402/3; Commissioner to levy the subsidy, co. York, East Riding, 24 March 1403/4, but discharged. He gave a power of attorney to receive seisin in the manors of Ecclesall, Upsall, &c., Purification, 2 February 1404/5.

    He married, before 15 December 1376, Margery, widow of John DE HUNTINGFIELD, son and heir apparent of William (DE HUNTINGFIELD), LORD HUNTINGFIELD, probably a daughter of John (DE WELLES), LORD WELLES, by Maud, daughter of William (DE Ros), Lord Ros. He died 25 January 1405/6, and was buried in the Scrope Chapel in York Minster. His widow, who was admitted to the Gild of Corpus Christi, York, l416/17, died 29 May 1422. [Complete Peerage XI:570, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

    Father: Henry 1st Baron le SCROPE , of Masham, Sir b: 29 SEP 1312 in Masham, Bedale, Yorkshire North Riding, England
    Mother: Joan or Agnes b: ABT 1317 in Clifton, Yorkshire, England

    Marriage 1 Margery de WELLES b: ABT 1350 in Bonthorpe, Lincolnshire, England
    • Married: BEF 15 DEC 1376 in 2nd husband 1st wife 1
    1. Has No Children Henry 3rd Baron le SCROPE , of Masham, Sir b: ABT 1373 in Masham, Bedale, Yorkshire North Riding, England
    2. Has Children Maud le SCROPE b: ABT 1377 in Masham, Bedale, Yorkshire North Riding, England
    3. Has Children John 4th Baron le SCROPE , of Masham, Sir b: BEF 1388 in Masham, Bedale, Yorkshire North Riding, England

    1. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: XI:564