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Notable Births & Deaths for Stony Point ...

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Stony Point. 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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mark Henry Belanger<1>
  • Sara Berner
  • 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 north of Stony Point.
    • Albany is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Nick Brignola<1>
  • Charles F. 'Fatty' Briody
  • 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 27 miles [43.5 km] to the southeast of Stony Point.
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 north of Stony Point.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 north of Stony Point.
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest of Stony Point.
    • 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 north of Stony Point.
    • Troy is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James H. 'Jim' Devlin<1>
  • Jack 'Legs' Diamond
  • 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 north of Stony Point.
    • Albany is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • 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 Stony Point.
    • Pittsfield is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Francis 'Jack' Ferry<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 27 miles [43.5 km] to the north of Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Abigail Fillmore<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 Stony Point.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carmen Filpi<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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