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Roscoe H. Channing, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1868
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1961
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA

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.
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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. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roscoe Henry Channing (1832 - ____)
  Susan Parke Channing (1845 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Burke Channing (1881 - ____)
  Elizabeth Watson Channing (1884 - 1972)
 
 Sibling:
  John Parke Channing (1863 - 1942)*
  Roscoe H. Channing (1868 - 1961)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Cori Hoag
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54237115
Roscoe H. Channing, Jr
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- Cori Hoag
 Added: Apr. 15, 2014
In remembrance of your gallant service as a Rough Rider
- truchasnm
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013
Thanks for your work and leadership in the mining industry both domestically and in Peru.
- Cori Hoag
 Added: Jun. 28, 2010
 
 
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