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Notable Births & Deaths for Southold ...

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Southold. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

  • Humbert Allen Astredo
  • Richard Barthelmess
    • Full name: Richard Semler Barthelmess
    • Oscar nominated actor. He was born in New York (NY) on May 9, 1895 (a Thursday) and died in Southampton (NY) on August 17, 1963 (a Saturday) at the age of 68. He is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Southampton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Richard Barthelmess<1>
  • Gus Bivona
  • Mary Lydia Bolles Branch
    • Author. She was born in New London (CT) on June 13, 1840 (a Saturday) and died in New London (CT) on April 17, 1922 (a Monday) at the age of 81. She is buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery (New London County, Connecticut).
    • New London is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Southold.
    • New London is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mary Lydia Bolles Branch<1>
  • Art Carney
    • Full name: Arthur William Matthew Carney
    • Oscar winning actor. He was born in Mount Vernon (NY) on November 4, 1918 (a Monday) and died in Westbrook (CT) on November 9, 2003 (a Sunday) at the age of 85.
    • Westbrook is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Art Carney<1>
  • Teddy Charles
    • Muscian, composer, bandleader. He was born in Chicopee (MA) on April 13, 1928 (a Friday) and died in Riverhead (NY) on April 16, 2012 (a Monday) at the age of 84. The body was cremated.
    • Riverhead is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southwest of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Teddy Charles<1>
  • Frederic Edwin Church
  • Morris Arthur 'Morrie' Critchley
  • William Gaddis
    • Author. He was born in New York (NY) on December 29, 1922 (a Friday) and died in East Hampton (NY) on December 16, 1998 (a Wednesday) at the age of 76. He is buried at Oakland Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
    • East Hampton is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Gaddis<1>
  • Vitas Gerulaitis
    • Born: Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis
    • Professional tennis. He was born in Brooklyn (NY) on July 26, 1954 (a Monday) and died in Southampton (NY) on September 17, 1994 (a Saturday) at the age of 40. He is buried at St. Charles RC Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
    • Southampton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vitas Gerulaitis<1>
  • Edward Hugh 'Ned' Hanlon
  • Katharine Hepburn
    • Full name: Katharine Houghton Hepburn
    • Oscar winning actress. She was born in Hartford (CT) on May 12, 1907 (a Sunday) and died in Fenwick (CT) on June 29, 2003 (a Sunday) at the age of 96. She is buried at Cedar Hill Cemetery (Hartford County, Connecticut).
    • Fenwick is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Katharine Hepburn<1>
  • Gladys Hurlbut
    • Actress, playwright, screenwriter. She was born in Norwich (CT) on December 9, 1898 (a Friday) and died in Woodstock (NY) on January 25, 1988 (a Monday) at the age of 89. She is buried at Wiltwyck Cemetery (Ulster County, New York).
    • Norwich is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the north of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gladys Hurlbut<1>
  • Jackie Kennedy
    • Born: Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
    • Wife and First Lady to the Presidency of John F. Kennedy (1961 - 1964). She was born in Southampton (NY) on July 28, 1929 (a Sunday) and died in New York (NY) on May 19, 1994 (a Thursday) at the age of 64. She is buried at Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington County, Virginia).
    • Southampton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jackie Kennedy<1>
  • Winnie Lightner
  • Harold Loeb
    • Actor, director, producer. He was born in New London (CT) on September 21, 1918 (a Saturday) and died in Los Angeles (CA) on May 17, 2003 (a Saturday) at the age of 84. He is buried at Eden Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California).
    • New London is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Harold Loeb<1>
  • James Ellsworth 'Jim' Lowe
  • William Morris Meredith, Jr.
  • James O'Neill
    • Actor. He was born in Kilkenny (Ireland) on November 15, 1847 (a Monday) and died in New London (CT) on August 10, 1920 (a Tueday) at the age of 72. He is buried at St. Mary Cemetery (New London County, Connecticut).
    • New London is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James O'Neill<1>
  • Betty Paraskevas
  • Amy Kirby Post
    • Abolitionist, suffragist. She was born in Jericho (NY) on December 20, 1803 (a Tueday) and died in Rochester (NY) on January 29, 1889 (a Tueday) at the age of 85. She is buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery (Monroe County, New York).
    • Jericho is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Southold.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Amy Kirby Post<1>

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Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.




 

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