Mary Scrope of Bolton
Mary Scrope was the daughter of Emanuel, eleventh Lord Scrope of Bolton, and the first Earl of Sunderland.
Mary married Charles Paulet, Earl of Wiltshire and son and
heir of The Marquess of Winchester. Through this marriage, Charles Paulet acquired the
estate at Bolton, that was left to his wife by her brother John
Scrope. He was afterwards created Duke of Bolton.
They had a daughter:
- Lady Jane Paulet (1655-1716) - married John Egerton,
3rd Earl of Bridgwater; they had a son:
- Sir Scrope Egerton - 4th Earl & 1st Duke of
Bridgwater (1681-1745); married Elizabeth Churchill [Countess of Bridgwater -
born about 1686, died in 1714; daughter of Sir John Churchill (1st Duke of
Marlborough) and Sarah Jennings (Duchess of Marlborough)] about 1702 in England; They had