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Notable Births & Deaths for Stroughs Crossing ...

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

  • Eugenie Besserer
    • Actress. She was born in Watertown (NY) on December 25, 1868 (a Friday) and died in Los Angeles (CA) on May 28, 1934 (a Monday) at the age of 65. She is buried at Calvary Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
    • Watertown is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Eugenie Besserer<1>
  • Daniel Hudson Burnham
    • Architect. He was born in Henderson (NY) on September 4, 1846 (a Friday) and died in Heidelberg (Germany) on June 1, 1912 (a Saturday) at the age of 65. He is buried at Graceland Cemetery (Macon County, Illinois).
    • Henderson is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southwest of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Daniel Hudson Burnham<1>
  • William B. 'Bill' Goodenough
  • James K. Hackett
    • Actor. He was born in Wolfe Island (ON) on September 5, 1869 (a Sunday) and died in Paris (France) on November 8, 1926 (a Monday) at the age of 57. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx County, New York).
    • Wolfe Island is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the west of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James K. Hackett<1>
  • Mark Hopkins
    • Railroad tycoon, industrialist. He was born in Henderson (NY) on September 1, 1813 (a Wednesday) and died in Yuma (AZ) on March 29, 1878 (a Friday) at the age of 64. He is buried at Sacramento City Cemetery (Sacramento County, California).
    • Henderson is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southwest of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mark Hopkins<1>
  • Scotty Mattraw
  • Tommy Ryan
    • Born: Joseph Youngs
    • Professional boxer. He was born in Redwood (NY) on March 31, 1870 (a Thursday) and died in Van Nuys (CA) on August 3, 1948 (a Tueday) at the age of 78. He is buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
    • Redwood is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Tommy Ryan<1>
  • Mary Wiseman See
    • Candy maker, Founder of See's Candy. She was born on September 16, 1854 (a Saturday) and died in Gananoque (ON) on July 31, 1939 (a Monday) at the age of 84. She is buried at Willow Bank Cemetery (Leeds and Grenville County, Ontario).
    • Gananoque is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Stroughs Crossing.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Mary Wiseman See<1>

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