Bones Ely

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Bones Ely
Bones Ely.jpg
Born: (1863-06-07)June 7, 1863
North Girard, Pennsylvania
Died: January 10, 1952(1952-01-10) (aged 88)
Imola, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 19, 1884 for the Buffalo Bisons
Last MLB appearance
September 24, 1902 for the Washington Senators
Career statistics
Batting average .258
Home runs 24
Runs batted in 657

William Frederick "Bones" Ely (June 7, 1863 – January 10, 1952) was a shortstop in Major League Baseball. He was born in North Girard, Pennsylvania.[1]

Ely died at the age of 88 in Imola, California.[1] His remains were cremated[1] and placed in the Chapel of the Chimes columbarium in Oakland.[2]


  1. ^ a b c "Bones Ely". Retrieved 2006-11-29. 
  2. ^ "William Frederick "Bones" Ely". Retrieved 2006-11-29. 

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