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Stoneman, Patsy (Musician)



  • Existence: 1925-


Patsy Stoneman, born May 27, 1925, was the fourth surviving child of Ernest and Hattie Stoneman. Her first husband was Charles Streeks, second husband was R. Horace Cain, third husband was Donald Dixon, and fourth husband was John J. Murphy, Jr. She had no children. She was an accomplished musician of the autoharp. She hosted a radio show, "Downhome with the Stonemans" on WSVT in the 1980s.

"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