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

  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast of Stony Creek.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ulysses S. Grant<1>
  • Collis Huntington
    • Full name: Collis Potter Huntington
    • Railroad tycoon, industrialist. He was born in Harwinton (CT) on October 22, 1821 (a Monday) and died in Adirondack (NY) on August 13, 1900 (a Monday) at the age of 78. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx County, New York).
    • Adirondack is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Stony Creek.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Collis Huntington<1>
  • Margaret Cynthia Nickloy
    • Circus entertainer, actress. She was born in Mayfield (NY) on August 12, 1902 (a Tueday) and died in Gloversville (NY) on April 29, 1961 (a Saturday) at the age of 58.
    • Mayfield is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the southwest of Stony Creek.
    • Gloversville is located 32 miles [51.5 km] to the southwest of Stony Creek.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Margaret Cynthia Nickloy<1>
  • Leonard Wells Volk
    • Artist. He was born in Wells (NY) on November 7, 1828 (a Friday) and died in Osceola (WI) on August 19, 1895 (a Monday) at the age of 66. He is buried at Rosehill Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois).
    • Wells is located 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Stony Creek.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Leonard Wells Volk<1>
  • William Warren White

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