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Zane Grey
Original name: Pearl Zane Gray
Birth: Jan. 31, 1872
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 1939
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Author. Born in Zanesville, Ohio, in 1896, he graduated from dental school at the University of Pennsylvania and moved to New York City where he opened an office. His first book "Betty Zane" was turned down by several publishers so in 1904 he published it privately. It was a great success. In 1908 he made his first trip to the Western United States and began writing stories about the Old West. His best known Western was "Riders of the Purple Sage" published in 1912. It sold over twelve million copies and was made into a movie three times. He moved to California and spent his life writing. During his lifetime sixty of his works were published with almost that many more published after his death. He sold over seventeen million books and is known as a pioneer in literature's Western genre. He became the first American author millionaire. He died in Altadena, California. (bio by: Bigwoo) 
Family links: 
  Lewis M. Grey (1831 - 1905)
  Alice Josephine Zane Grey (1839 - 1917)
  Lina Elise Roth Grey (1883 - 1957)
  Romer Zane Grey (1909 - 1976)*
  Elizabeth Zane Grey Grosso (1912 - 2007)*
  Loren Zane Grey (1915 - 2007)*
  Ella Leota Gray (1857 - 1871)*
  Lewis Ellsworth Grey (1861 - 1931)*
  Ida Gertrude Grey (1866 - 1938)*
  Zane Grey (1872 - 1939)
  Romer Carl Grey (1875 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
Lackawaxen and Union Cemetery
Pike County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Your books brought me great pleasure.RIP
- Alfred Donovan
 Added: Jun. 21, 2017
Not forgotten.
- marky
 Added: Mar. 24, 2017
Happy Birthday......
- a sincere fan
 Added: Jan. 31, 2017
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