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Gilliam Banmon "G.B." Grayson
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1887
Ashe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1930
Damascus
Washington County
Virginia, USA

Revered and famous fiddler in early country music, his influence is still in effect today. Recorded many songs with guitarist Henry Whitter, which later became popular Old Time and Bluegrass standards, such as Tom Dooley, Ommie Wise, and Train 45.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Carrol Grayson (1838 - 1894)
  Mary Jane Roark Grayson (1848 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Rhoda Frances Mahaffey Grayson (1887 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Willie Edgar Grayson (1910 - 1966)*
  Walter Clarence Grayson (1912 - 1982)*
  Lillian Danford Grayson Winters (1914 - 1990)*
  Lessie Frances Grayson (1918 - 1919)*
  Rosa Grayson (1921 - 1996)*
  Howard Franklin Grayson (1923 - 1959)*
  Dallas Mae Grayson Meadows (1925 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gentry Cemetery
Laurel Bloomery
Johnson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: George P. Towell
Record added: Aug 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94940780
Gilliam Banmon G.B. Grayson
Added by: George P. Towell
 
Gilliam Banmon G.B. Grayson
Added by: George P. Towell
 
Gilliam Banmon G.B. Grayson
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- Amanda Bouchelle
 Added: Nov. 24, 2014
 
 
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