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Macaroni (GB) b c 1860 (Sweetmeat - Jocose, by Pantaloon). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 14-a.



Macaroon (GB)*
ch c 1871 (Macaroni - Songstress, by Chanticleer). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 13. Bred by Mr Parrington he was imported into New Jersey by D D Withers of the Brookdale Stud. He sired the Monmouth Oaks winner Nancy (br f 1877), the Champagne Stakes winner Macduff (ch c 1897) and Macaroona (br f 1880) the ancestress of such horses as Dr. Fager (b c 1964 Rough'n Tumble), Great Above (bbr c 1972 Minnesota Mac) and Unbridled (b c 1987 (Fappiano).

Madcap (GB)
c 1700c (Dimple - Curwen's Arabian Mare from France). Sire Line Dimple. Family 105. The General Stud Book notes that he was a brother to Old Postboy and both were sired by Dyer's Dimple (ch c 1695c) [GSB1:382]. It is possible that the Dimple in question was the Devonshire Dimple, about whom nothing much is currently known. He sired the dam of Ashridge Ball (c 1711c Leedes).

Magistrate (GB)
b c 1814 (Camillus - Lady Rachel, by Stamford). Sire Line King Fergus. Family 17-d. A good runner he won three races as a three year old, three races as a four year old including the Chester Cup and the Manchester Cup, and two races as a five year old. He sired Valentine* (b c 1823).

Magnet (GB)
br c 1770 (King Herod - Cassandra, by Blank). Sire Line King Herod. Family 9-a. Bred by the Duke of Grafton he was a very popular stallion. Among others he sired Dare Devil* (b c 1787), Magnetic Needle* (b c 1787) and Windlestone (gr c 1783).

Magentic Needle (GB)
b c 1787 (Magnet - Mare, by Sweetbriar). Sire Line King Herod. Family 3-a. Imported in December of 1793 this horse stood near Trenton, New Jersey in 1794. He sired an unnamed mare who became the third dam of American Boy (b c 1822 Sea Gull).

Magog (GB)
gr c 1773 (Matchem - Sister to Young Rub, by Rib). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 12. Owned by Sir T Gascoigne he was described as standing 16 hands with good bone and sinew, substantial and free from blemish. He had a respectable turf career defeating Pot8os on several occasions. He sired Forester* (gr c 1799).

Magog (USA)
[Stark's] b c 1799 (Tyler's Chanticleer - Camilla, by Symme's Wildair). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 6-a. He sired Meretrix (b f 1806c) the dam of Virginian (b c 1815 Sir Archy).

Mahomet (USA)
(b c 1848 (Sovereign* - Flight, by Leviathan*). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family A15. He sired Magnetta (b f 1858) the third dam of the stallion Tournament (b c 1887 Sir Modred).

Malek (GB)
ch c 1824 (Blacklock - Mare, by Juniper). Sire Line King Fergus. Family 3-i. He sired Myrrha (ch f 1831) the dam of the Yorkshire Oaks winner Ellen Middleton (br f 1846 Bay Middleton), the latter the dam of the Derby winner Wild Dayrell (br c 1852 Ion). He also got Modesty (b f 1834) the dam of the Cambridgeshire winner Raby (b c 1846 the Doctor).

Makeless (GB)
c 1685c (Oglethorpe Arabian - Mare, by Darcy's Yellow Turk - Natural Barb Mare). Sire Line Darcy's Yellow Turk.

Mambrino (GB)
gr c 1768 (Engineer - Mare, by Cade). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 20.



Mambrunello (GB)
[Vauxhall Snap] br c 1761 (Snap - Mare, by Cade). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 20. Bred by John Atkinson of Scholes he never ran due to a dislocated fetlock which happened when he was three days old. He was described as a fine brown horse standing 15 hands 1 inch with great bone and proportion and well shaped. He was owned by Lord Grosvenor and covered in Surrey at South Lambeth near Vauxhall. He sired the dam of Shuttle (b c 1793 Young Marske).

Mameluke (GB)
b c 1824 (Partisan - Miss Sophia, by Stamford). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 3-b. Bred by the 5th Earl of Jersey he was a half-brother to Master Henry (b c 1815 Orville). He won the Derby Stakes, the Oatlands Stakes and the Portland Stakes. He sired the Woodcote Stakes winner Bracelet (b f 1832) and was sent to France in 1837. Mameluke died in France in 1849.
 
Manfred (GB)
b c 1814 (Election - Miss Wasp, by Waxy). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 10. Bred by Scott Stonehewer he won three races as a three year old including the Two Thousand Guineas Stakes. He went on to win another three races as a five year old with a second place finish in the Oatlands Stakes. He sired the unnamed mare who was the ancestress of the Chester Cup winner Goldfinder (ch c 1848 Faugh-a-Ballagh), the Poule d'Eassai winner Brocoli (b c 1855 Gladiator), the Cambridgeshire winner Red Eagle (b c 1856 Birdcatcher) and the Prix Royal Oak winner Nelusco (b c 1865 Monarque). Another daughter Minikin (b f 1827) was ancestress of the Two Thousand Guineas winner Vauban (br c 1864 Muscovite), the Cesarewitch winner Duke of Parma (br c 1872 The Duke), the One Thousand Guineas winner Siberia (br f 18162 Muscovite), the One Thousand Guineas winner Cecilia (b f 1870 Blair Athol) and the Cambridgeshire winner Vestminster (br c 1866 Glenmasson).

Mango (GB)*
br c 1834 (Emilius - Mustard, by Merlin). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 1-c. Bred by Mr Thornhill and owned by C Greville he won the St Leger Stakes and the King Edward VII Stakes. Standing 15 hands three and one half inches he was said to be very strong and very round in the ribs with good legs. He was "either very lazy or a rogue, his performances being very unequal". His daughter Mathilde (b f 1841) produced the Molecomb Stakes winner Merryman (b c 1856 Hobbie Noble). He was sent to America and owned in 1860 by J A Bathgate of New York.

Manica (GB)
b c 1707 (Darley Arabian - Jester, by Old Merlin). Sire Line Darley Arabian.

Man o' War (USA)
ch c 1917 (Fair Play - Mahubah, by Rock Sand). Sire Line Matchem. Family 4-c.



Manuella (GB)
b f 1809 (Dick Andrews - Mandane, by Pot8os). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 11-g.



Margrave* (GB)
ch c 1829 (Muley - Mare, by Election). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 2-l. Bred by Mr Nowell he won the St Leger and Criterion Stakes. Described as an ugly dark chestnut with lop ears and a large head but with redeeming length and a good way of going he stood three seasons in England. He got the dam of the Two Thousand Guineas and St Leger winner Sir Tatton Sykes (b c 1843 Melbourne). He was imported into Virginia by Merritt and Company and sold to Major Gee of Alabama. He died in Alabama in 1852.

Mariner (USA)
br c 1836 (Shark - Bonnets o' Blue, by Sir Charles). Sire Line King Herod. Family a44. He sired Philo (b f 1851) the ancestress of the Preakness Stakes winner Margrave (ch c 1893 St Blaise), the Preakness Stakes winner Masterman (ch c 1899 Hastings) and the Preakness Stakes winner Watervale (b c 1908 Watercress).

Marion (USA)
b c 1820 (Sir Archy - Mare, by Citizen* - Mare, by Alderman* - Mare, by Asche's Roebuck - Mare, by Hayne's King Herod - Mare, by Partner* - Thoroughbred Mare). Sire Line King Herod. He sired Maria West (b f 1827 one of the foundation mares of American Family A1. He died in North Carolina in 1844.

Mark Anthony (USA)
[Lee's] br c 1762c (Lightfoot's Partner - Septima, by Othello*). Sire Line Byerley Turk. Family a91. A well patronised stallion he got Tyler's Romulus (ch c 1771), Chatham (br c 1780c) and Old Collector (c 1782c).

Mark Anthony (GB)
b c 1767 (Spectator - Rachel, by Blank). Sire Line Alcock's Arabian. Family 13. Bred by the Duke of Ancaster he won twenty of twenty-eight races, all at Newmarket. He sired the Derby winner Aimwell (br c 1782).

Marksman (GB)
b c 1741 (Godolphin Arabian - Lady Cow, by Hampton Court Chesnut Arabian). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 21. Bred by the Earl of Godolphin he was sent to James Lennox Dutton in 1747. He covered in Mr Dutton's stud and although he was said to have gotten very few mares he sired the good runner Smirking Nan (b f 1748) and Mother Pratt (b f 1748) the second dam of Meteor (ch c 1783 Eclipse).

Marlborough (GB)
b c 1737 (Godolphin Arabian - Sachrissa, by Hartley's Blind Horse). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 15. Bred by the Earl of Godolphin, he was said to been a black colt of 1745, owned by the Duke of Marlborough, and to have won a sweepstakes at Newmarket in his only start [Pick 2:104]. This was later copied by the General Stud Book [GSB 1:98]. However this is contradicted by the Godolphin stud book in which he is recorded as a bay colt of 1737 [Royal Studs:171]. The black colt of 1745 was Lord Portmore's Oroonoko (bl c 1745 Crab). Marlborough was later owned by William Hearsy, then the Duke of Marlborough and in Ireland by Edward Sims & John Heney at Mullingar. He sired the second dam of Shark* (br c 1771 Marske) and Harpur's Herod (ch c 1781 King Herod).

Marmion (GB)
b c 1806 (Whiskey - Young Noisette, by Diomed). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 28. Said to stand 16 hands he won seven races including a gold cup at Epsom. He was defeated only once during his career on the turf. He sired Thomas Orde-Powlett's St Leger winner Jack Spigot (br c 1818), the ill-fated Herald (b c 1819) who got the taproot mare of Colonial Family C12 and a foundation mare of Colonial Family C26 before his untimely death, and Clare (b f 1824) the second dam of the great mare Pocahontas (b f 1837 Glencoe).

Maroon (GB)
b c 1837 (Mulatto - Miss Giles, by Lottery). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 9-c. He sired Iota* (b c 1854).

Marplot (GB)*
br c 1781 (Highflyer - Mare, by Omar). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 6.  Bred by Lord Eglinton he was sent to South Carolina in 1793. He got the second dam of Cherokee (b c 1820 Sir Archy).

Marshall Bertrand (USA)
ch c 1819 (Marshal Duroc - Lottery, by Expedition*). Sire Line King Herod. Family 4-r. He sired Ethilinda (ch f 1824).


Marshall Duroc (USA)
ch c 1812 (Duroc - Maid of the Oaks, by Spread Eagle*). Sire Line King Herod. Family 12-b. Owned by B Badger he sired Marshal Bertrand (ch c 1819).

Marske (GB)
br c 1750 (Squirt - Ruby Mare, by Hutton's Blacklegs). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 8.



Marske (GB)
[Richardson's] b c 1792 (Young Marske - Cora, by Matchem). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 23-b. Bred by Sir T Gascoigne he sired the second dam of the Chester Cup winner Doge of Venice (ch c 1818 Sir Oliver).

Marsyas (GB)
ch c 1851 (Orlando - Malibran, by Whisker). Sire Line Camel. Family 12.

Martin (GB)
gr c 1748 (Cade - Mare, by Crab). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 17.


 
Master Bagot (IRE)
ch c 1787 (Bagot - Harmony, by Eclipse). Sire Line King Herod. Family 9. Owned by Mr Hamilton he stood at his stables at the Curragh for a fee of five guineas. He sired Mrs. Dawdle (ch f 1794) a foundation mare of the very small Family 74 and Butterfly (b f 1804) the dam of the stallion Nabocklish (ch c 1810 Rugantino).

Master Henry (GB)
b c 1815 (Orville - Miss Sophia, by Stamford). Sire Line King Fergus. Family 3-b.  A winner of eighteen races including the Whip at Newmarket he was said to get very big stock. He sired Banter (br f 1826) the dam of the stallion Touchstone (br c 1831 Camel).

Master Robert (GB)
gr c 1811 (Buffer - Spinster, by Shuttle). Sire Line King Herod. Family 7. Owned by Mr Whaley at the age of two he won the Leinster Stakes at the Curragh and at thte age of three he won the Curragh Stakes, a Post Sweepstakes and a Royal Plate. He sired the stallions Drone (gr c 1823), Rust (gr c 1830) and Skeleton (gr c 1820) who was sent to Australia.

Master Stephen (GB)*
b c 1768 (Regulus Colt - Fen Mare from Jonathan Tipple's). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. The mare is otherwise unidentified. Edgar confused his dam with the Fen Mare, foaled circa 1705 by Hutton's Royal Colt. Owned in England by C Blake he was sent to John Allan in Pennsylvania then to William Fitzhugh of Virginia and Sir John Peyton. He appears in the pedigree of Duke of Bedford (b c 1800c Bedford*). He died in in Virginia around 1780c.

Matchem (GB)*
b c 1772 (Bosphorus - Sister to Stripling, by Villager). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 17. He was imported in 1773 with his dam by William Moultrie of South Carolina.

Matchem (GB)
[Match'em] b c 1748 (Cade - Sister to Miss Partner, by Crofts Partner). Sire Line Matchem. Family 4.



Matchless (GB)*
b c 1754 (Godolphin Arabian - South's Dam, by Soreheels). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 13. Bred by Mr Panton, he was described as a horse of great size, beauty and strength. He was sent to South Carolina in 1773 where he covered at the John's Island stud of E Fenwick until 1775. During 1766 and 1767 he stood at Mr Cossen's, also in South Carolina. He died in 1786.
 
Medley (GB)*
gr c 1776 (Gimcrack - Arminda, by Snap). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 3.

Medoc (USA)
ch c 1829 (American Eclipse - Young Maid of the Oaks, by Expedition*). Sire Line King Herod. Family 12-b. He sired Croppy (ch f 1839) and Mary Morris (b f 1836). Owned in Kentucky by Colonel Buford he died in 1839 after falling into a pit and breaking his leg.

Melbourne (GB)
br c 1834 (Humphrey Clinker - Mare, by Cervantes). Sire Line Matchem. Family 1-a.



Melzar (USA)
[Hoskin's] b c 1791 (Medley* - Hoskin's Kitty Fisher, by Symme's Wildair). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 40. Owned by Colonel John Hoskins he covered in Virginia and Kentucky. He sired the grandam of Tennessee Oscar (b c 1814 Wilkes' Wonder) and the fourth dam of Lexington (b c 1850 Boston).

Memnon (GB)
b c 1822 (Whisker - Manuella, by Dick Andrews). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 11-g. Bred by Richard Watt he won the Champagne Stakes, the St Leger Stakes and the Ascot Gold Cup. He sired the Chester Cup winner King Cole (b c 1813) and Envoy* (b c 1833).

Mendoza (GB)
b c 1788 (Javelin - Mare, by Paymaster). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 15-d. He was bred by Mr. Broadhurst. The colt is recorded in the General Stud Book but no record exists of his being exported to America. Possibly Edgar confused him with Tayloe's Mendoza.

Mendoza (USA)
[Tayloe's] b c 1796 (Page's Boxer - Robert Page's Nancy Dawson, by Wormeley's King Herod - Mann Page's Jenny Cameron, by *Whittington - Mare, by Silver Eye* - Mare, by Morton's Traveller*). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Whilst the American Stud Book attributes this horse to John Curd of Virginia Harrison notes that he was owned by Mann Page of Virginia. He may possibly trace to Jenny Cameron*. He sired Wild Medley (gr c 1805).

Mentor (GB)
br c 1784 (Justice - Mare, by Shakespeare). Sire Line King Herod. Family 15. Bred by Lord Grosvenor he won a King's Plate at Burford. He sired Wowski (bl f 1797) the dam of the Two Thousand Guineas and Derby Stakes winner Smolensko (bl c 1810 Sorcerer).

Mercer (GB)*
br c 1836 (Emilius - Young Mouse, by Godolphin). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 8-a. Bred by HM King William IV his dam won the One Thousand Guineas Stakes. He was imported by Captain R F Stockton of New Jersey. He got Liberty (br f 1850) the dam of a little family of Queen's Plate winners in Canada.

Mercury (USA)
[Eppes's] ch c 1769 (Janus* - Calista*). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family a48. He sired Meade's Quicksilver (c 1783) and Edwards's Quicksilver (g c 1792c).

Mercury (GB)
ch c 1778 (Eclipse - Mare, by Tartar). Sire Line Eclipse. Sire Line Eclipse. Family 9-b. Bred by Mr O'Kelly he was a very popular stallion. Among many others he sired Precipitate* (ch c 1787). Mercury died in 1793.

Mercury (USA)
b c 1823 (Virginian - Mare, by Citizen*). Sire Line King Herod. Family A19. A half-brother to the leading sire Sir Charles (ch c 1816 Sir Archy) he covered for several seasons in Mississippi. He sired Fanny Jarman (gr f 1832). He died in 1832.

Merlin (GB)
[Old] c 1695c (Bustler - Merlin's Dam). Sire Line Helmsley Turk. Family 37.

Merlin (GB)
[Ancaster] ch c 1700 (Pulleine's Arabian). Sire Line Pulleine's Chesnut Arabian. His name was also spelled Marling. A stallion in the stud of Robert Bertie (1660-1723), 1st Duke of Ancaster, and Peregrine Bertie (1686-1742), 2nd Duke of Ancaster, from about 1710 to 1725, and used exclusively by them, getting 14 foals, including Virgin (ch f 1712), ancestress to most of Family 28 and dam of the stallion Gentleman (gr c 1723 Alcock's Arabian). He also got Oysterfoot (c 1710c), who was probably the sire of Miss Hip (b f 1722), the second dam of the Hambleton Royal Plate winner Ancaster Dizzy (gr f 1741 Ancaster Driver).

Merlin (GB)
[Richardson's] c 1705c (Old Merlin). Sire Line Helmsley Turk.

Merlin (GB)
b c 1748 (Second - Sister to Blank, by Godolphin's Arabian). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 15. Bred by Mr Dutton and owned by Sir John Moore he sired the dam of Meteor (ch c 1783 Eclipse).

Merlin (GB)
ch c 1815 (Castrel - Miss Newton, by Delpini). Sire Line Buzzard. Family 8-k. The best runner from his sire he was said to have a "frightful temper". Racing for three years he won five races including the Port Stakes and the Fitzwilliam Stakes. He sired the Two Thousand Guineas winner Dervise (b c 1823), the One Thousand Guineas winner Problem (ch f 1823) and Theorem (ch c 1824) who was sent to Australia.

Merlin (USA)
c 1795c (Tayloe's Bellair 2nd). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. His dam has not been identified. He is possibly a Tayloe-bred as a number of Tayloe's horses are not found in the American Stud Book. He sired the second dam of Thompson's Columbus (b c 1820c Tennessee Oscar).

Merman (GB)*
br c 1826 (Whalebone - Mermaid, by Orville). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 9-d. Bred by Mr Payne he won three races as a three year old and the Epsom Gold Cup, the Oatlands Stakes and the Ascot Queen's Plate as a four year old. He sired the third dam of the Two Thousand Guineas, Derby and St Leger stakes winner Gladiateur (b c 1862 Monarque). He was imported by Merritt & Company into Virginia in 1835.

Merryfield (GB)*
br c 1808 (Cockfighter - Mare, by Star). Sire Line King Fergus. Family 23-a. Bred by Mr Jaques and imported into Virginia in 1816 by Mr Dunlop of London, formerly of Petersburgh, Virginia. His sire Cockfighter won the St. Leger Stakes, Richmond Cup and Doncaster Cup. He appears in the pedigree of Trimble's Eclipse (ch c 1840c American Eclispe). He died in 1819.

Merry Tom (GB)*
b c 1759 (Regulus - Mare, by Locust - Mare, by Childers Colt - Mare, by Crofts Partner). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Bred in England by William Parker of Newcastle. He was imported in 1765 and stood in 1766 in Prince George County, Virginia. Racing for Mr. Parker Merry Tom placed second in a sweepstakes at the Newcastle October Meeting of 1761. He died around 1777c.

Messenger (GB)*
gr c 1780 (Mambrino - Sister to Hyacinth, by Turf). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 1. Bred by John Pratt of Newmarket and owned by Lord Grosvenor and then Mr Bullock. He was sent to New York in May of 1788. He sired Van Rantz's Potomac (b c 1796), Tippoo Saib (b c 1795) and Millers Damsel (gr f 1802) the dam of American Eclipse (ch c 1814 Duroc). He was the progenitor of the American Standardbred horse. Messenger died the property of Cornelius W Van Rantz of New York in 1808, aged 28 years.

Meteor (GB)
ch c 1783 (Eclipse - Mare, by Merlin). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 7. Bred by Lord Grosvenor he won the Prince of Wales' Stakes, the Oxford Gold Cup, the Jockey Club Plate, a King's Plate and a Ladies' Plate, as well as placing second to Noble in the Derby. He sired the Oaks winner Meteora (b f 1802). He died in 1811.

Mexican (GB)*
b c 1775c (Snap - Matchem Middleton, by Matchem). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 3. Bred by Lord Grosvenor Mexican was sent to Mann Page in Virginia in 1785 and to B Hyde in South Carolina in 1787. He sired the South Carolina Jockey Club Purse winner Dictator (b c 1790) and appears in the pedigree of Cherokee (b c 1820 Sir Archy). He died around 1791c.

Miami (GB)
b f 1844 (Venison - Diversion, by Defence). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 5-j.



Mickey Free (IRE)*
br c 1841 (Birdcatcher - Annie, by Wanderer). Sire Line Birdcatcher. Family 23-a. Bred by Mr G Knox in Ireland he covered at Rathbride House at the Curragh from 1847 to 1850. Standing nearly 15 hands 2 inches he won 10 races during his two years on the turf. He was by the Ohio Importing Company and later owned by A Keene Richards of Scott County, Kentucky. He sired the Belmont Stakes winner Fenian (ch c 1866).

Middlethorpe (GB)
ch c 1806 (Shuttle - Little Nan, by Pipator). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 71. He sired Zephyrina (b f 1819) ancestress of the Manchester Cup winner The Black Doctor (bl c 1848 The Doctor). He was sent to France in 1818.

Milo (USA)
[Madison's] br c 785c (Meade's Celer - Mare, by Fearnought* - Mare, by Janus*. Bred and owned by Colonel Madison of Virginia he sired The Kirtley Mare (f 1790c) a foundation mare of Family A5.

Milo (GB)
br c 1802 (Sir Peter Teazle - Wren, by Woodpecker). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 3. Owned by Lord Derby he won the Earl of Chester's Plate and a King's Plate. He sired Rosalba (ch f 1811) the grandam of the stallion Ithuriel (br c 1841 Touchstone), the St James's Palace stakes winner Uriel (br c 1846 Touchstone) and the Great Yorkshire Stakes winner Umbriel (br c 1850 Touchstone). Milo died in 1826.

Milton (GB)
b c 1813 (Waxy - Miltonia, by Patriot). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 9-a. Bred by the Duke of Grafton he was sent to France. There he sired Vittoria (b f 1823) who foaled both Romulus (b c 1836 Cadland) winner of the Prix du Jockey Club, and Vergogne (b f 1846 Ibrahim) winner of the Prix de Diane.
 
Minuet (GB)
b f 1812 (Waxy - Woodbine, by Woodpecker). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 1-a.



Mixbury (GB)
[Mixbury Galloway] c 1704c (Curwen's Bay Barb - Mare, by Curwen's Spot). Sire Line Curwen's Bay Barb. Family 9.
 
Mogul (GB)
b c 1735 (Godolphin Arabian - Sachrissa, by Hartley's Blind Horse). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 15. Bred by Lord Godolphin he was a bay colt with a white near hind heel. Sold to the Duke of Bolton in 1739 he was described as a strong horse standing more than "fifteen Hands and a half high". He covered at Bolton Hall near Middleham for a fee of three guineas. He was sold on to Peter Storey in Ireland in 1750 and covered at the Widow Place's Livery Stables in Dublin for a fee of two guineas. He sired Jolly Roger* (ch c 1743) and Whistlejacket (ch c 1749).

Molly Long Legs (GB)
b f 1753 (Babraham - Mare, by Cole's Foxhunter). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 6-a.



Monarch (GB)*
b c 1834 (Priam* - Delphine, by Whisker). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 8-k. Bred by His Majesty King William IV at Hampton Court he was imported by Colonel Wade Hampton of South Carolina in 1835. He was sent later to Reber & Kutz in Ohio. He sired the dam of Embry's Lexington (b c 1858 Lexington) and Malcolm (b c 1862 Bonnie Scotland). Malcolm sired Marian (b f 1871) the dam of Emperor of Norfolk (b c 1885) and Yo Tambien (ch f 1889). Monarch* died in 1857.

Monarch (USA)
b c 1851 (Gazan - Victoria*, by Cain). Sire Line King Herod. Family 26. He sired Tempest (ch f 1856).

Monkey (GB)
[Chedworth's] c 1707c (Curwen's Bay Barb - Mare, by Curwen's Spot). Sire Line Curwen's Bay Barb. Family 9.

Monkey (GB)*
b c 1725 (Lonsdale Bay Arabian - Mare, by Curwen's Bay Barb - Mare, by Byerley Turk - Arabian Mare). Sire Line Lonsdale Bay Arabian.



Moorcock (GB)
[Galileo] b c 1791 (Highflyer - Georgiana, by Matchem). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 12-b. Bred by the Duke of Grafton he sired Regina (b f 1800) the second dam of the Ascot Gold Cup winner Zinganee (b c 1825 Tramp), and the Oaks winner Green Mantle (b f 1826 Sultan).

Morganette (IRE)
br f 1884 (Springfield - Lady Morgan, by Thormanby). Sire Line Stockwell. Family 5-j. Bred by J H Houldsworth she got the Irish Derby winner Blairfinde (b c 1891 Kendal), the "triple crown" winner Galtee More (b c 1894 Kendal) and the Derby winner Ard Patrick (br c 1899 St. Florian). The latter two had immense success in the stud in Europe.

Morisco (GB)
b c 1819 (Muley - Aquilina, by Eagle). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 12-c. He was later sent to Germany. He sired the champion sire Taurus (ch c 1826 Phantom or Morisco), the July Stakes winner Zany (b c 1828), the dam of the Cambridgeshire winner Scherz (b c 1851 The Provost), the dam of the Cesarewitch winner The Cur (ch c 1842 Bran) and the stallion The Prime Warden (b c 1834 Cadland), the second dam of the Oaks winner Poison (ch f 1840 Plenipotentiary) and the second dam of the Poule d'Essai winner Fitz Emilius (b c 1842 Young Emilius).

Moro (GB)
bl c 1752 (Bolton Starling - Brown Slipby, by Slipby). Sire Line Darcy's White Turk. Family 2.

Mortemer (FR)*
ch c 1865 (Compiegne - Comtesse, by Nuncio). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 1-b. Bred at Dangu in France he stood nearly 16.1 hands and was described as having the elegance and distinction of his grandsire Fitz Gladiator. Racing for 5 years he won 23 of 50 starts including the Prix du Printemps, Prix de Satory and the Prix de la Porte-Maillot for Count de Lagrange, and in England, the Ascot Gold Cup for his new owner, M Lefevre, who raced under the name of Mr Lombard. He retired from the turf perfectly sound and stood first at Neauphle, near Dangu, then at Chamant, where he was purchased in 1880 by Pierre Lorillard of Rancocas Stud in New Jersey. He sired the Two Thousand Guineas winner Chamant (b c 1874), the Poule d'Essai des Pouliches winner Clementine (ch f 1875), the Grand Prix de Paris winner St. Christophe (ch c 1874), the Ascot Gold Cup winner Verneuil (ch c 1874), and the Poule d'Essai des Poulains winner Regain (b c 1880). In America his noteworthy offspring include the Preakness winner Montague (ch c 1885) and the matriarch Wanda (ch f 1882).


 
Morwick Ball (GB)
ch c 1762 (Regulus - Mare, by Traveller - Mare, by Hartley's Blind Horse). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Family 67. Bred by Mr Vevers he got the stallion Young Morwick (ch c 1775). He died in 1787.

Moses (GB)
[Chedworth's] ch c 1746 (Howe's Foxhunter - Mare, by Portland Arabian - Star's Dam, by Richards' Arabian). Sire Line St. Victor's Barb. According to the General Stud Book Moses was sired by Lord Chedworth's Foxhunter, the latter born in 1750 [GSB 1:382, 380], which is clearly impossible. Highflyer notes that Howe's Foxhunter was bred by John Howe (1688-1742), who was created Baron Chedworth in 1741, the father of John Thynne Howe (1714-1762), 2nd Baron Chedworth, the latter the breeder of Moses. Moses was a stallion in Lord Gower's stud and got a number of horses, including Otho (b c 1760) and Pharaoh* (b c 1753).

Moses (USA)
[Haxall's] b c 1816 (Sir Harry* - Mermaid, by Waxy). Sire Line Highflyer. Family 12-b. Among others he sired the dam of Rodolph (b c 1831 Sir Archy Montorio) and the fourth dam of Spendthrift (ch c 1876 Australian*).

Moses (GB)
b c 1819 (Whalebone - Sister to Castanea, by Gohanna). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 5-b. Bred by HRH the Duke of York he won the Derby in 1822. Although generally assumed to have been sired by Seymour, the second covering stallion, Moses was advertised in the racing calendar as: "got by Whalebone" [Weatherby's 1824:502]. He sired Pauline (b f 1826) the dam of the great stallion Gladiator (ch c 1833 Partisan) and Jewess (b f 1827) the second dam of the Derby winner Pyrrhus the First (ch c 1843 Epirus).

Moss Trooper (GB)
br c 1839 (Liverpool - Bassinoire, by Emilius). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 18. A winner of the Northumberland Plate and four additional races he sired Braxey (b f 1849).

Mother Neasham [ex-Cripple, Miss Neasham] b f 1720 (Hartley's Blind Horse - Firetail's Dam, by Crofts' Commoner). Sire Line Holderness Turk. Family 100.



Mountain Deer (GB)
b c 1848 (Touchstone - Mountain Sylph, by Belshazzar). Sire Line Camel. Family 24. A "fine, lengthy" horse he won the Criterion Stakes in 1850, the Grand Duke Michael Stakes and a second place finish in the Two Thousand Guineas in 1851 and the Claret Stakes, Cheshire Stakes and a Queen's Plate in 1852. He covered in Ireland at Crotanstown, the Curragh in 1854. He sired the Railway Stakes winner Drogheda (b c 1856), the National Produce Stakes winner Mount Zion (b c 1856), the Stewards' Cup winner Croagh Patrick (br c 1858), the Preis der Diana winner La Stella (b f 1864), Christmas Pie (b f 1856) the dam of the Cambridgeshire winner Sutton (b c 1871 Saccharometer), Antelope (b f 1856) the second dam of the Irish Derby winner Master Ned (b c 1878 Roman Bee) and the fourth dam of the Irish Derby winner Civility (b c 1909 Grebe).

Mousetrap (GB)
[Jack Rapp] ch c 1787 (Young Marske - Gentle Kitty, by Silvio). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 8-b. Bred by Mr Hutton, this gelding was not exported.

Mousetrap (GB)*
b c 1771 (Warren's Careless - Mare, by Regulus - Mare, by Liberty - Mare, by Old Cade). Sire Line Godolphin Arabian. Bred by Mr Wentworth he was later owned by the Duke of Buccleugh. This Mousetrap was confused with the above horse and he was also given the name of Jack Rapp. He was raced in England and Scotland. He went to stud in Scotland and was then sent to America. His dam is not entered in the General Stud Book as he was Scottish bred. He was  imported into Virginia about 1786 by Captain James Belcher and later sold  to Colonel John Dawson of Scotland Neck, Halifax County, North Carolina. He sired Lockhart's Cassius (b c 1780c) and Huntsman (b c 1788). He died around 1796c.

Mowbray (GB)
ch c 1805 (Pandolpho - Mother Red Cap, by Rockingham). Sire Line Darley Arabian. Family 66. Owned by Sir W Aston he sired the Doncaster Cup winner Mercutio (b c 1819), Lady of the Vale (ch f 1817) the third dam of the Manchester Cup winner Chief Justice (ch c 1847 The Hydra), and Young Mary (b f 1816) the fourth dam of the Chester Cup winner Beeswing (b f 1863 Newminster).

Mr. Jinks (IRE)
gr c 1926 (Tetratema - False Piety, by Lemberg). Sire Line Buzzard. Family 22-d.

Mufti (GB)*
b c 1783 (Fitzherod - Mare, by Infant). Sire Line King Herod. Family 7.



Mulatto (GB)
b c 1823 (Catton - Desdemona, by Orville). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 5-a.

Muley (GB)
b c 1810 (Orville - Eleanor, by Whiskey). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 6-a.


 
Muley Moloch (GB)
ch c 1798 (John Bull - Mistletoe, by Pot8os). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 3-a. Bred by Lord Darlington he won the Pontrefact Cup.

Muley Moloch (GB)
br c 1830 (Muley - Nancy, by Dick Andrews). Sire Line Beningbrough. Family 9-c.



Mumtaz Mahal (GB)
gr f 1921 (The Tetrarch - Lady Josephine, by Sundridge). Sire Line Buzzard. Family 9-c.



Mundig (GB)
ch c 1832 (Catton - Emma, by Whisker). Sire Line Eclipse. Family 7-a.

Muscovite (GB)
b c 1849 (Hetman Platoff - Mare, by Camel). Sire Line King Fergus. Family 2-m. Described as a "grandly shaped horse, long, with fine shoulders and tremendous length from pin to hocks" he was said to be a fine stayer. He won the Cesarewitch, a match and finished second for the Great Metropolitan. He sired the One Thousand Guineas winner Siberia (br f 1862), the Two Thousand Guineas winner Vauban (br c 1864) and the Manchester Cup winner Ivanhoff (b c 1858).

Musician (GB)
b c 1804 (Worthy - Woodbine, by Woodpecker). Sire Line Pot8os. Family 1-a. Bred by the Duke of Grafton he won the Prince's Stakes, the Newmarket Stakes and the Claret Stakes. Sent to Ireland he sired the dam of Skylark* (b c 1826 Waxy Pope).

Musket (GB)
b c 1867 (Toxophilite - Mare, by West Australian). Sire Line Camel. Family 3-d. Standing 16 hands 2 inches he was described as being "gaunt of frame and high on the leg". He won the Ascot Stakes along with nine of his final eleven races defeating such horses as the Derby and Ascot Gold Cup winner Blue Gown (b c 1865 Beadsman) and Ascot Gold Vase and Ebor Handicap winner Albert Victor (ch c 1868 Marsyas). A great stayer he went to stud in England and was later sold to New Zealand. He sired the Two Thousand Guineas winner Petronel (br c 1877) and two Melbourne Cup winners, Carbine (b c 1885) and Martini-Henry (b c 1880).


Mustard (GB)
gr c 1707 (Taffolet Barb). Sire Line Taffolet Barb. Owned by Queen Anne he raced at York in 1713, where he gained a 5th place in Her Majesty's Gold Cup, won by Mr Graeme's Champion (b c 1707 Harpham Arabian).
 

 
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