1622

1622
Oswald Moseley, of the Garret, died. His first wife was a daughter of Rev. Richard Gerrard, from one of whose family he bought the Garret Hall estate. His daughters married against his wishes, and his two eldest sons died before. The estate was inherited by his son Samuel, who, in 1631, sold it and went to live in Ireland. His descendants include Dr. Benjamin Moseley, Thomas Moseley, Lord Mayor of York in 1687, Rowland Moseley, Sheriff of York in 1702. He has had also some notable descendants in America. (Mosley’s Family Memorials; Axon’s Lancashire Gleanings.) (7)