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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) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Patrick Murray (1852 - 1897)
  Julia Kelleher Murray (____ - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Madeline Murray (1892 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary A. Murray Hickey (1875 - 1909)*
  William Thomas Murray (1877 - 1954)
  John Joseph Murray (1881 - 1946)*
  James Murray (1885 - 1918)*
  Bartholomew A Murray (1889 - 1957)*
 
*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
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Gud veksigne deg Billy. Jeg tenker på deg i kveld og lytter på deg og Ada i duetter. Det er kjempe herlig og kjempe vakkert. Jeg elsker det. Takk for at du sang inn så vakre duetter med Ada. Vi sees i Himmelen kjære Billy. R.I.P klem fra ditt største fan ...(Read more)
- Ada
 Added: Jul. 13, 2016
Jeg tenker på deg Billy. Jeg hører på deg hver dag. Det er så godt for meg og det hjelper meg slik at jeg har det bra. Takk for at du tidligere i kveld i gamle innspillinger hjalp meg å bli kvitt en begynbende depresjon. Hadde jeg ikke hørt på deg hadde j...(Read more)
- Ada
 Added: Jun. 11, 2016

- sjm
 Added: May. 25, 2016
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