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Scrope, William, earl of Wiltshirelocked

(1351?–1399)
  • Brigette Vale

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Scrope, William, earl of Wiltshire (1351?–1399), soldier, administrator, and courtier, was the eldest son of Richard Scrope, first Baron Scrope of Bolton (c. 1327–1403), and Blanche de la Pole, sister of Michael, earl of Suffolk. He followed in the footsteps of his father in entering the service of ...

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