Sir John Digby Murray, 10th Baronet

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John Digby Murray, 10th Baronet

Death: May 08, 1881 (83)
Florence, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Murray, 8th Baronet and Anne Digby
Husband of Mary Parker
Father of Sir Digby Murray, 11th Baronet
Brother of Sir Archibald Murray, 9th Baronet

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About Sir John Digby Murray, 10th Baronet

Biographical Summary

"Sir John Digby Murray, Baronet [S 1628], brother and heir, born 17 April 1798; served sometime in the Scots Fusileer Guards, and was sometime Lieut. Col. in the army; succeeded to the Baronetcy, 22 May 1860. He married firstly, 1 April 1823, Susanna, daughter of John or James Cuthbert. She died 3 December following. He married secondly, 14 June 1827, Frances, 3rd daughter and coheir of Peter-Patten-Bold, formerly Patten, of Bold Hall, Lancashire, by Mary, daughter of the Rev. John Parker, of Astle, co. Chester. He died 8 May 1881 at Florence, aged 83. His widow died there 17 June 1883, in her 86th year."

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1900; Vol. II; page 354

"(346) Sir John Digby Murray, 10th Baronet, born 17th April 1798 ; died 8th May 1881. He married, first, 1st April 1823, Susannah, daughter of John Cuthbert, who died 3rd December 1823, leaving a son:

  • John Cuthbert Murray, born 2nd December 1823; died s.p. 11th May 1861.

He married, second, 14th June 1827, Frances, daughter of Peter Patten Bold of Bold Hall, Lancashire, who died 17th June 1885, having had issue:

  • Sir Digby (No. 347 below).
  • Archibald John Murray, born 14th February 1831; died February 1840.
  • Colonel Kenelm Digby Murray, born 6th February 1839. Married, 23rd May 1870, Caroline, daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel George Thomson, and has issue:
    • Archibald Digby Murray, born 30th April 1878. Married, 2nd October 1905, Rosamund, daughter of Thomas Davey of Leighwoods, Clifton, and has a son:
      • Archibald John Murray, born 22nd November 1907.
    • Kenelm Digby Bold Murray, born 30th October 1879.
  • Major-General Alan Murray, born 28th February 1840."

SOURCE: The heraldry of the Murrays: with notes on all the males of the family, descriptions of the arms, plates and pedigrees, by G. Harvey Johnston, 1910, page 82, paragraph 346

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Sir John Digby Murray, 10th Baronet's Timeline

April 17, 1798
October 31, 1829
Age 31
May 8, 1881
Age 83
Florence, Italy