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Notable Births & Deaths for Stockport ...

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

  • Maude Adams
    • Born: Maude Kiskadden
    • Actress. She was born in Salt Lake City (UT) on November 11, 1872 (a Monday) and died in Tannersville (NY) on July 17, 1953 (a Friday) at the age of 80.
    • Tannersville is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Maude Adams<1>
  • Maryanne Amacher
    • Composer. She was born in Kane (PA) on February 25, 1938 (a Friday) and died in Rhinebeck (NY) on October 22, 2009 (a Thursday) at the age of 71. She is buried at Montrepose Cemetery (Ulster County, New York).
    • Rhinebeck is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the south of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Maryanne Amacher<1>
  • 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 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ezra Ames<1>
  • Mark Henry Belanger
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Pittsfield (MA) on June 8, 1944 (a Thursday) and died in New York (NY) on October 6, 1998 (a Tueday) at the age of 54.
    • Pittsfield is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mark Henry Belanger<1>
  • Sara Berner
  • Peter Bogdanovich
    • Director, writer, actor, producer. He was born in Kingston (NY) on July 30, 1939 (a Sunday) and died in Los Angeles (CA) on January 6, 2022 (a Thursday) at the age of 82. The body was cremated.
    • Kingston is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the southwest of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Peter Bogdanovich<1>
  • 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 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Albany is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Nick Brignola<1>
  • Richard D. Buckley
  • Michael E. 'Mike' Burke
  • Andrew Carnegie
    • Industrialist, philanthropist. He was born in Dunfermline (Scotland) on November 25, 1835 (a Wednesday) and died in Lenox (MA) on August 11, 1919 (a Monday) at the age of 83. He is buried at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Lenox is located 23 miles [37 km] to the east of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Andrew Carnegie<1>
  • 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 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • 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 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Troy is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William H. 'Bill' Craver<1>
  • Charles 'Chas' Crocker
  • 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 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Cunniff<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 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Troy is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James H. 'Jim' Devlin<1>
  • Jack 'Legs' Diamond
  • Alix Dobkin
    • Full name: Alix Cecil Dobkin
    • Singer, songwriter, author, activist. He was born in New York (NY) on August 16, 1940 (a Friday) and died in Woodstock (NY) on May 19, 2021 (a Wednesday) at the age of 80. We don't have any burial details.
    • Woodstock is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the southwest of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Alix Dobkin<1>
  • 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 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Albany is located 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Johnny Evers<1>
  • John Francis 'Jack' Ferry
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Pittsfield (MA) on April 7, 1887 (a Thursday) and died in Pittsfield (MA) on August 29, 1954 (a Sunday) at the age of 67.
    • Pittsfield is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Stockport.
    • Pittsfield is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Francis 'Jack' Ferry<1>
  • Carmen Filpi
    • Actor. He was born in Pittsfield (MA) on March 22, 1923 (a Thursday) and died in Washington, DC on May 9, 2003 (a Friday) at the age of 80.
    • Pittsfield is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carmen Filpi<1>
  • Anton Otto Fischer
    • Illustrator. He was born in Regensburg (Germany) on February 23, 1882 (a Thursday) and died in Woodstock (NY) on March 26, 1962 (a Monday) at the age of 80. He is buried at Montrepose Cemetery (Ulster County, New York).
    • Woodstock is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the southwest of Stockport.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Anton Otto Fischer<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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