MUSGRAVE, Sir Philip, 6th Bt. (?1712-95), of Edenhall, Cumb.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1741 - 1747

Family and Education

b.?1712, 1st s. of Sir Christopher Musgrave, 5th Bt.. educ. Eton 1725-8; Oriel, Oxf. 8 Jan. 1733, aged 20. m. 24 June 1742, Anne, da. of John Turton of Orgreave, Staffs., 2s. 8da. suc. fa. 3 Jan. 1736.

Offices Held


Returned as a Tory for Westmorland after a contest, Musgrave voted against the Government. He did not stand again but took an active part in supporting the Duke of Portland at the county election of 1768.1 He died 5 July 1795.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Romney R. Sedgwick


  • 1. B. Bonsall, Cumb. and Westmld. Elections, 75-76, 96.