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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
William Thomas Billy Murray
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William Thomas Billy Murray
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William Thomas Billy Murray
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Billy i thinking of you today. I love your recordings and I mean you did a very good job of singing. You sang so many stiles. You was the best male singer and I can't find a better today. Male singers after you past have only horrible voices. Thank you Bi...(Read more)
- Ada
 Added: Aug. 27, 2015
61 år siden du forlot denne verden i dag. Det ble tårer i verden da du forlot verden. Nå har vi bare minner igjen og masse savn. Du var den beste og du fortsatt er i dag. Vi hører dine opptak,men vi savner deg så masse. Ingen kan/kunne få oss til å le og ...(Read more)
- Ada
 Added: Aug. 17, 2015

- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 17, 2015
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