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Cal Farley
Birth: Dec. 25, 1895
Death: Feb. 19, 1967

Professional Wrestler. The World Welterweight Champion of the 1920s, he has the distinction of having 225 straight matches without a loss. Served in the United States Army during WWI, with Company "C" Sixth Engineers, Third Army Division. He was the original Promotor of the NWA. In 1939 after leaving wrestling he founded Cal Farley's Boys Ranch in Amarillo Texas, it was during a church service at the ranch's chaple that he suffered a cerebral hemmorage and passed away. In a strange twist of fate his wife passed away exactly one month later.
Cal and Mimi Farley were both buried at Llano Cemetery and later moved to Boys Ranch in May of 1972.
 (bio by: Hilda Duell) 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank H Farley (1861 - 1934)
  Mary Jane Meenach Farley (1856 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Mabel Fincher Farley (1901 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Llano Cemetery
Amarillo
Randall County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Hilda Duell
Record added: Mar 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8461859
Cal Farley
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Cal Farley
Added by: May Ashby Royer
 
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God bless you on your birthday & this 2013 Christmas season, Rest in Peace.
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