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Stoneman, Billy, 1926-1990

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1926 - 1990

Biography

Joseph William "Billy" Stoneman, born November 4, 1926, was the fifth surviving child of Ernest and Hattie Stoneman. He and his wife, Barbara Brooks, had four children: Gary, Jody, Michael, and Joseph. He passed away April 10, 1990.

Citation:
"The Stonemans: An Appalachian Family and the Music that Shaped Their Lives" by Ivan M. Tribe (1993).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Stoneman Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0697
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the business and personal records of Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman; his wife, Hattie Frost Stoneman; and children, Eddie, Grace, John, Patsy, Billy, Jack, Gene, Dean, Scotty, Donna, Jimmy, Roni, and Van, whose music careers spanned eight decades. The collection includes audiocassettes, autobiographical sketches, awards, business records, CDs and DVDs, contracts, correspondence, discographies, documentary material for and final draft of "The Stonemans: An Appalachian...
Dates: 1924-2008