John Musgrave, Knight (c.1440 - c.1500) MP

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Birthplace: Hartley Castle, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
Death: Died in Musgrave Hall, Penrith, Cumberland, England
Occupation: Sheriff of Cumberland
Managed by: Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy, Vol. Curator
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About John Musgrave, Knight

John Musgrave was born about 1440 in Of Hartly Castle, Kirkby Stephen, Westmoreland, England. He died before 1515 in Fairbank (Musgrave Hall), Penrith, Cumberland, England.

  • Parents: Thomas de Musgrave, son and heir of Sir Richard, married Joan, the other daughter and co-heir of Sir William Stapleton, by Margaret his wife; and with her he had Eden-Hall. He died in 1469, and had issue Richard, John, Nicholas, and William; from whom descended the four families of Eden-Hall, Musgrave-Hall, or Fairbank ; Hayton, and Crookdake. ....

F2. Sir John Musgrave, m. 1stly Jane Crakentorpe, daughter of Sir John Crakenthorpe; m. 2ndly Margaret, sister of the Lord of Audley. He married Margaret Dudley (Sutton) 2 wife about 1486 in Of Musgrave Hall, Penrith, Cumberland, England.


  • G1. *by 1* Lancelot Musgrave.
  • G2. *by 2* Thomas Musgrave.
  • G3. *by 2* Richard Musgrave.
  • G4. *by 2* Oliver Musgrave.
  • G5. *by 2* Margaret Musgrave.
  • G6. *by 2* Anne Musgrave.


  1. The baronetage of England: or The History of the English baronets ..., Volume 1 By William Betham, page 86.
  2. Peerage & baronetage of Great Britain & Ireland. 1839. Page 752.


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