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William Frederick "Bones" Ely
Birth: Jun. 7, 1863
Lake City
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1952
Berkeley
Alameda County
California, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was a shortstop making his debut for the Buffalo Bisons on June 19, 1884. For fourteen seasons, he played with the Buffalo Bisons in 1884, Louisville Colonels 1889, Syracuse Stars in 1890, Brooklyn Bridegrooms in 1891, Saint Louis Browns (1893-95), Pittsburgh Pirates (1896-1900), Philadelphia Athletics in 1901, and Washington Nationals in 1902. He ended his career with a record of 1333 hits, 656 runs scored, 24 homeruns, 657 runs batted in and a .258 batting average. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Chapel of the Chimes Columbarium and Mausoleum
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Fred King
Record added: Mar 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8487195
William Frederick Bones Ely
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
William Frederick Bones Ely
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In Memory of a baseball pioneer
- J Spencer
 Added: Mar. 14, 2013

- Diddy & Doodle
 Added: Aug. 20, 2011
Rest in peace Bones. And thanks for the memories.
- Don MacBeth
 Added: Jan. 10, 2011
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