Louise Massey

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Louise Massey, born Victoria Louise Massey, (10 August 1902 - 20 June 1983, San Angelo, Texas,) American singer and songwriter born in Midland, Texas. The Massey family left Texas while Louise Massey was very young and she grew up near Roswell in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Here father Henry Massey started a band that featured himself and 3 of his eight children, singing, playing musical instruments, most of the children played several, while dress in “elaborate cowboy outfits as their stage attire.” When Louise was 15 she married Milton Mabie, who joined the group.[1]



Her home in Roswell is linter on the National Register of Historic Places listings in Chaves County, New Mexico.