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Barney Pelty
Birth: Sep. 10, 1880
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 24, 1939
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Farmington, Missouri, he was a right handed pitcher known as 'The Yiddish Curver' making his debut with St. Louis Browns on August 20, 1903. For ten seasons, he played with the St. Louis Browns (1903-12) and part of the 1912 season with the Washington Senators. He ended his career with a record of 92 wins, 117 loss, 175 complete games, 22 shutouts, 4 saves, 693 strikeouts and a 2.63 earned run average. He died at age 58 in Farmington, Missouri and is ranked as one of the best Jewish pitchers in major league history. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Eva Margaret Pelty (1883 - 1943)*
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Masonic Cemetery of Farmington (South)
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA
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Record added: May 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8836143
Barney Pelty
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Barney Pelty
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In your memory, Barney, Rest in peace,
- sjm
 Added: May. 24, 2016

- sjm
 Added: Sep. 10, 2015
Rest in eternal peace, Barney.
- sjm
 Added: May. 24, 2015
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