Samuel Davies Musgrave, Sr.
|Death:||Died in Anderson Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States|
|Place of Burial:||Warrick, Indiana, United States|
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About Samuel Davies Musgrave, Sr.
Samuel Davies Musgrave, Sr. was the son of John Musgrave. He was born in 1747 in Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania and died Sep. 2, 1834 in Anderson Township, Warrick Co., Indiana.
Samuel married Elizaebth Brand on Sept, 10, 1767 in Lancaster County, PA. Elizabeth was the daughter of John Brand & Elizabeth Gibson. Samuel & Elizabeth had 11 children together. Samuel & Elizabeth lived in Monongalia County for 28 years. They then moved to Muhlenburg County, KY. After the war Samuel & his wife moved to Warrick County, IN. He is buried next to Elizabeth. Samuel has a Revolutionary War tombstone to mark his grave.
Samuel and Elizabeth were living in Cannonchick Settlement in Cumberland County, PA. when Samuel joined in the Militia in July, 1776, during the Revolutionary War. He served three months as a private in Capt Patrick Jack's Company. He enlisted again in July 1777 and served 3 months as a private in Capt George Crawford's Co., Col Irwin's Pennsylvania. Regiment and was at the Battle of Brandywine. Then in 1782 Samuel Musgrave served two months as an Indian spy under Lieut. Robert Rirchie in the Pennsylvania. Troops.
Children of Samuel Musgrave and wife Elizabeth Brand:
- Huldah Musgrave, b. June 10, 1768
- Moses Musgrave (1770-1831), married Nancy Hamilton
- Mary Musgrave, b. June 22, 1772
- Samuel Davies Musgrave, Jr. (1775-1821), married Rebecca Davis
- David Musgrave (1777-1851), married Catherine Arnett
- James Musgrave, b. March 14, 1779
- Elizabeth Musgrave, b. July 24, 1781
- Sarah Musgrave (1783-1832), married Joseph Arnett
- Jane Musgrave, b. February 9, 1785
- William Musgrave, b.May 19, 1788
- Ann Musgrave (1790-1868), married John Youngblood
Links to additional material:
- Many listings at http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search/?tab_id=0
From DAR files:
- MUSGROVE, SAMUEL Ancestor #: A083501
- Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank: PRIVATE
- Birth: 1747 LANCASTER CO PENNSYLVANIA
- Death: 2 Sep 1834 WARRICK CO INDIANA
- Service Description: 1) CAPTS PATRICK JACK,GEORGE CRAWFORD; 2) COL ERWIN
MUSGROVE, SAMUEL Ancestor #: A083501
Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: 1747 LANCASTER CO PENNSYLVANIA
Death: 2 Sep 1834 WARRICK CO INDIANA
Service Description: 1) CAPTS PATRICK JACK,GEORGE CRAWFORD; 2) COL ERWIN
Samuel Davies Musgrave, Sr.'s Timeline
June 10, 1768
May 8, 1770
June 22, 1772
July 25, 1775
November 25, 1777
March 14, 1779
July 24, 1781
November 2, 1783