William Musgrave

17 November 1791–16 May 1846 (Age 54)
Wayne, North Carolina, United States

The Life of William

When William Musgrave was born on 17 November 1791, in Wayne, North Carolina, United States, his father, Joel Musgrave, was 31 and his mother, Rebecca Edgerton, was 24. He married Avis Pike on 17 November 1813, in Wayne, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 16 May 1846, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Prairieton, Vigo, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Musgrave
1791–1846
Avis Pike
1797–1882
Marriage: 17 November 1813
Simpson Musgrave
1810–1830
Hiram Musgrove
1829–
Malinda Musgrave
1832–
Rebecca Musgrave
1815–1881
Jonathan Musgrave
1816–1831
Micajah Musgrave
1817–
Louisy Musgrave
1819–
Elizabeth Musgrave
1819–1846
James M Musgrave
1819–1907
Sally Ann Musgrave
1821–
Nathan Musgrave
1822–1846
Charity Musgrave
1823–1838
Mary Musgrave
1823–
Caroline Musgrave
1825–
William Musgrave
1827–1834
Simpson Musgrave
1830–1833
Lucinda Musgrave
1831–1833
Joel Musgrave
1834–1839
Albert Musgrave
1837–1856

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1813
Wayne, North Carolina, United States
children

(19)

    Simpson Musgrave

    Male1810–1830Male

    Rebecca Musgrave

    Female1815–1881Female

    Jonathan Musgrave

    Male1816–1831Male

    Micajah Musgrave

    Male1817–Male

    Louisy Musgrave

    Female1819–Female

+14 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 1

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1808

Age 17

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): variant of Musgrove .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Musgrove in entry for James Musgrove, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • Wm Musgrave in entry for James Musgrave, "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992"
  • Wm Musgrave in entry for James Musgrave, "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992"

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