|Birth: ||Jan. 7, 1868|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 1961|
The New York Times, 4 April 1961
ROSCOE CHANNING DEAD
Ex-President of Hudson Bay Mining Co. in Canada, 93
Tucson, Ariz., April 3 (AP)--Roscoe H. Channing, retired president of the Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company, Ltd. of Canada, died at his home here Saturday. He was 93 years old.
Mr. Channing was a star halfback at Princeton University and was named by Walter Camp to the first All-America team in 1889.
He also was a former president of the Cerro de Pasco Copper Company in Peru and the Utah Consolidated Copper Company at Bingham Canyon, Utah. He was a director of the Magma Copper Company. As a mining engineer, Mr. Channing was instrumental in developing copper and zinc mines in Canada.
Surviving are his widow, Betsy; a son, John, and a daughter, Mrs. Daniel L. Hutchinson.
He was listed as 46 years old, 5' 9" tall, with a square forehead, grey eyes, broken Roman nose, firm mouth, strong chin, dark hair, medium complexion, and an oval face on his passport application.
Roscoe Henry Channing (1832 - ____)
Susan Parke Channing (1845 - ____)
Mary Burke Channing (1881 - ____)
Elizabeth Watson Channing (1884 - 1972)
John Parke Channing (1863 - 1942)*
Roscoe H. Channing (1868 - 1961)
Created by: Cori Hoag
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
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In remembrance of your gallant service as a Rough Rider|
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Thanks for your work and leadership in the mining industry both domestically and in Peru.|
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