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John Musgrave, Sir, Knight, of Musgrave Hall

Birthplace: Hartley Castle, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
Death: Died in Musgrave Hall, Penrith, Cumberland, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Musgrave of Hartley and Joan Musgrave
Husband of Joan (Jane) Crakenthorpe and Margaret Powers
Father of Lancelot Musgrave; Thomas Musgrave; Richard Musgrave; Oliver Musgrave; Margaret Musgrave and 1 other
Brother of Sir Richard Musgrave of Edenhall; William Musgrave of Crookdake; Margaret Sandford; Mary Ridley; Eleanor Lancaster and 2 others

Occupation: Sheriff of Cumberland
Managed by: Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy, Vol. ...
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About John Musgrave, Sir, Knight, of Musgrave Hall

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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