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Notable Births & Deaths for Stillwater Junction ...

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Stillwater Junction. 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.

  • Ezra Ames
    • Artist. He was born in Framingham (MA) on May 5, 1768 (a Thursday) and died in Albany (NY) on February 23, 1836 (a Tueday) at the age of 67. He is buried at Albany Rural Cemetery (Albany County, New York).
    • Albany is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ezra Ames<1>
  • Sara Berner
  • Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta
  • Nick Brignola
    • Musician. He was born in Troy (NY) on July 17, 1936 (a Friday) and died in Albany (NY) on February 8, 2002 (a Friday) at the age of 65.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Albany is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Nick Brignola<1>
  • Charles F. 'Fatty' Briody
  • Richard D. Buckley
  • Michael E. 'Mike' Burke
  • Colonel Gerald Paul 'Jerry' Carr
    • Astronaut - Skylab 3, USMC, aeronautical engineer. He was born in Denver (CO) on August 22, 1932 (a Monday) and died in Albany (NY) on August 26, 2020 (a Wednesday) at the age of 88. We don't have any burial details.
    • Albany is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Colonel Gerald Paul 'Jerry' Carr<1>
  • William H. 'Bill' Craver
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Troy (NY) in June 1844 and died in Troy (NY) on June 17, 1901 (a Monday). He is buried at Oakwood Cemetery (Rensselaer County, New York).
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William H. 'Bill' Craver<1>
  • Charles 'Chas' Crocker
    • Railroad tycoon, industrialist. He was born in Troy (NY) on September 16, 1822 (a Monday) and died in Monterey (CA) on August 14, 1888 (a Tueday) at the age of 65. He is buried at Mountain View Cemetery (Alameda County, California).
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Charles 'Chas' Crocker<1>
  • John Cunniff
    • Professional hockey. He was born in South Boston (MA) on July 9, 1944 (a Sunday) and died in Albany (NY) on May 10, 2002 (a Friday) at the age of 57. He is buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery (Suffolk County, Massachusetts).
    • Albany is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Cunniff<1>
  • George Stacy Davis
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Cohoes (NY) on August 23, 1870 (a Tueday) and died in Philadelphia (PA) on October 17, 1940 (a Thursday) at the age of 70. He is buried at Fernwood Cemetery (Delaware County, Pennsylvania).
    • Cohoes is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Stacy Davis<1>
  • Ellen Demming
    • Born: Betty Ellen Weber
    • Actress. She was born in Schenectady (NY) on November 10, 1922 (a Friday) and died in Springfield (VT) on February 7, 2002 (a Thursday) at the age of 79. She is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery (Windham County, Vermont).
    • Schenectady is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ellen Demming<1>
  • James H. 'Jim' Devlin
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Troy (NY) on April 16, 1866 (a Monday) and died in Troy (NY) on December 14, 1900 (a Friday) at the age of 34. He is buried at St. John Cemetery (Rensselaer County, New York).
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James H. 'Jim' Devlin<1>
  • Jack 'Legs' Diamond
  • Kirk Douglas
    • Born: Issur Danielovitch
    • Actor, producer, director, author. He was born in Amsterdam (NY) on December 9, 1916 (a Saturday) and died in Beverly Hills (CA) on February 5, 2020 (a Wednesday) at the age of 103. He is buried at Westwood Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California).
    • Amsterdam is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the west of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Kirk Douglas<1>
  • Bob Eberly
  • Johnny Evers
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Troy (NY) on July 21, 1881 (a Thursday) and died in Albany (NY) on March 28, 1947 (a Friday) at the age of 65.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Albany is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Johnny Evers<1>
  • Abigail Fillmore
    • Born: Abigail Powers
    • Wife and First Lady to the Presidency of Millard Fillmore (1850 - 1853). She was born in Stillwater (NY) on March 13, 1798 (a Tueday) and died in Washington, DC on March 30, 1853 (a Wednesday) at the age of 55. She is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery (Erie County, New York).
    • Stillwater is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Abigail Fillmore<1>
  • Jane Gail
    • Actress. She was born in Salem (NY) on August 16, 1890 (a Saturday) and died in Saint Petersburg (FL) on January 30, 1963 (a Wednesday) at the age of 72. She is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Salem is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jane Gail<1>
  • Ulysses S. Grant
    • Born: Hiram Ulysses Grant
    • Full name: Ulysses Simpson Grant
    • 18th President of the US (1869 - 1877). He was born in Point Pleasant (OH) on April 27, 1822 (a Saturday) and died in Wilton (NY) on July 23, 1885 (a Thursday) at the age of 63.
    • Wilton is located 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Stillwater Junction.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ulysses S. Grant<1>

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The official website for Saratoga County: www.co.saratoga.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

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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