Betty Musgrave-Blake
Vital statistics
Gender Female
Rank Colonist
Era First Pass
Affiliation Landing
Children Two unnamed
First appearance Dragonsdawn


Betty Musgrave-Blake was a colonist on Pern.


During the first Threadfall at Landing, Betty gave birth to her second child while dragonets protected her house from Thread.

After the fall, she and Bill Duff studied the findings from the original EEC reports and concluded that there had been two hundred years since the end of the last infestation.

Personality and traits

During the meeting to discuss survival strategies and elect a new leader, Betty spoke out against sending to Earth for help, reminding everyone that it took Earth fifty years to respond to a similar call for help.


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