Sir James Metcalf, Knt., High Sheriff of Yorkshire

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Sir James Metcalf, Knt., High Sheriff of Yorkshire, son of Thomas Metcalf, Chancellor of Dutchy of Lancaster and Elizabeth Hartlington, was born about 1460.1 He died 20 September 1539.1

James married Margaret Pigot, daughter of Thomas Pigot and Isabel Gascoigne, in 1507.2,1,3


Margaret Pigot b. 1493, d. 3 Feb 1530/31
This person was last edited on16 Mar 2019


  1. [S2051] J. W. Clay, editor, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, with additions (3 vols., Exeter, England: William Pollard & Co., 1899-1917), 2:122, further cited as Clay, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire.
  2. [S2054] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Peerage: Or a History of the House of Lords and All Its Members From the Earliest Times: Revised and Much Enlarged (13 in 14 vols., London, England: The St. Catherine Press, 1910-1940), 7:32 (Hylton), further cited as CP.
  3. [S2183] George W. Marshall, "Pigot of Melmorby in Coverdale, and of Clotherham Near Ripon, Co. York," The Genealogist 2 (1878 (o.s.)): 294-298, at 297, further cited as Marshall, "Pigot."