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William Thomas "Billy" Murray
Birth: May 25, 1877
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1954
New York, USA

Recording Artist. Billy Murray recorded some 5,000 titles from 1897-1943. Most prolific male vocalist up until Bing Crosby, Murray introduced to the public songs like, "Meet Me in St. Louis," "Alexander's Ragtime Band," "Over There," "You're a Grand Old Flag," "Casey Jones," and scores of other familiar titles. He recorded for virtually every major phonograph label of the pre-1930 era. (bio by: David Shelton) 
 
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 Parents:
  Patrick Murray (1852 - 1897)
  Julia Kelleher Murray (____ - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Madeline Murray (1892 - 1986)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary A. Murray Hickey (1875 - 1909)*
  William Thomas Murray (1877 - 1954)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cemetery of the Holy Rood
Westbury
Nassau County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: David Shelton
Record added: Jul 26, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5027259
William Thomas Billy Murray
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I love you more than I can say. I also love your recordings more than I can say. You have tåa big place in my heart. Inmost be your biggest fabæn the whole vorld because I listen to you more than 3-4 hours every day and have read all tbings of younI have ...(Read more)
- Ada
 Added: Jun. 24, 2015
thanks for all your all so great recordings. Younwas really delightfull. I love more than I can say hear you sing. Your voice is/was sweet and good. Thanks Billy for you sing so my heart find peace. God bless you
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 24, 2015
Billy you is one of the coolest peoples who ever have lived. I think you was cooler than all of peoples in the world today.
- Ada
 Added: Jun. 18, 2015
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