H. Melville Fay

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H. Melville Fay
Born 31 January 1841(1841-01-31)
Portage Township, Summit Co., Ohio
Died 28 May 1889 (48)
Cleveland, Ohio
Burial Glendale Cemetery, Akron, Ohio[1]
Spouse(s) Augusta Lamphere (m. 1862);[2] Anna E. Heathman (m. 1872)
Children John Fay (1877-1908)
Parents Nahum Fay and Lucia Cummings

Henry Melville Fay (January 31, 1841 - May 28, 1889) was an American psychical demonstrator and touring physical medium, his performances alternating between professing legitimacy of his powers to acting as a skeptical debunker of rival acts, including the Davenport Brothers.

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