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Notable Births & Deaths for Sweyze ...

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

  • Humbert Allen Astredo
  • Richard Barthelmess
    • Full name: Richard Semler Barthelmess
    • Oscar nominated actor. He was born in New York (NY) on May 9, 1895 (a Thursday) and died in Southampton (NY) on August 17, 1963 (a Saturday) at the age of 68. He is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Southampton is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Richard Barthelmess<1>
  • Marian Bergeron
    • Miss America (1933), singer. She was born in West Haven (CT) on May 3, 1918 (a Friday) and died in Kettering (OH) on October 22, 2002 (a Tueday) at the age of 84. She is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Montgomery County, Ohio).
    • West Haven is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Marian Bergeron<1>
  • Ballington Booth
    • Social reformer. He was born in Brighouse (England) on July 28, 1857 (a Tueday) and died in Blue Point (NY) on October 5, 1940 (a Saturday) at the age of 83. He is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Blue Point is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ballington Booth<1>
  • George W. Bush
    • Full name: George Walker Bush
    • 43rd President of the US (2001 - 2009). He was born in New Haven (CT) on July 6, 1946 (a Saturday)
    • New Haven is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Sweyze.
  • Al Capp
    • Born: Alfred Gerald Caplin
    • Cartoonist. He was born in New Haven (CT) on September 28, 1909 (a Tueday) and died in South Hampton (NH) on November 5, 1979 (a Monday) at the age of 70. He is buried at Mt. Prospect Cemetery (Essex County, Massachusetts).
    • New Haven is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Al Capp<1>
  • Art Carney
    • Full name: Arthur William Matthew Carney
    • Oscar winning actor. He was born in Mount Vernon (NY) on November 4, 1918 (a Monday) and died in Westbrook (CT) on November 9, 2003 (a Sunday) at the age of 85.
    • Westbrook is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northeast of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Art Carney<1>
  • Karen Carpenter
  • Teddy Charles
    • Muscian, composer, bandleader. He was born in Chicopee (MA) on April 13, 1928 (a Friday) and died in Riverhead (NY) on April 16, 2012 (a Monday) at the age of 84. The body was cremated.
    • Riverhead is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Teddy Charles<1>
  • Frederic Edwin Church
  • Dr. Harvey Williams Cushing
  • Brian Dennehy
    • Born: Brian Manion Dennehy
    • Actor. He was born in Bridgeport (CT) on July 9, 1938 (a Saturday) and died in New Haven (CT) on April 15, 2020 (a Wednesday) at the age of 81. We don't have any burial details.
    • Bridgeport is located 30 miles [48.3 km] to the northwest of Sweyze.
    • New Haven is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Brian Dennehy<1>
  • Jeremiah F. 'Jerry' Dorgan
  • James K. Egan
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Derby (CT) in 1858 and died in New Haven (CT) on September 26, 1884 (a Friday). We don't have any burial details.
    • Derby is located 34 miles [54.7 km] to the northwest of Sweyze.
    • New Haven is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James K. Egan<1>
  • Charles 'Charlie' Fuqua
  • William Gaddis
    • Author. He was born in New York (NY) on December 29, 1922 (a Friday) and died in East Hampton (NY) on December 16, 1998 (a Wednesday) at the age of 76. He is buried at Oakland Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
    • East Hampton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the east of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Gaddis<1>
  • Vitas Gerulaitis
    • Born: Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis
    • Professional tennis. He was born in Brooklyn (NY) on July 26, 1954 (a Monday) and died in Southampton (NY) on September 17, 1994 (a Saturday) at the age of 40. He is buried at St. Charles RC Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
    • Southampton is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vitas Gerulaitis<1>
  • James Kennan
    • Professional baseball. He was born in New Haven (CT) on February 10, 1858 (a Wednesday) and died in Cincinnati (OH) on September 21, 1926 (a Tueday) at the age of 68. He is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery (Hamilton County, Ohio).
    • New Haven is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Kennan<1>
  • John Kennedy
    • Full name: John Arthur Kennedy
    • Actor. He was born in Worcester (MA) on February 17, 1914 (a Tueday) and died in Branford (CT) on January 5, 1990 (a Friday) at the age of 75. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Annapolis County, Nova Scotia).
    • Branford is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Kennedy<1>
  • Jackie Kennedy
    • Born: Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
    • Wife and First Lady to the Presidency of John F. Kennedy (1961 - 1964). She was born in Southampton (NY) on July 28, 1929 (a Sunday) and died in New York (NY) on May 19, 1994 (a Thursday) at the age of 64. She is buried at Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington County, Virginia).
    • Southampton is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jackie Kennedy<1>
  • Guy Kibbee
    • Full name: Guy Bridges Kibbee
    • Actor. He was born in El Paso (TX) on March 6, 1886 (a Saturday) and died in East Islip (NY) on May 24, 1956 (a Thursday) at the age of 70. He is buried at Kensico Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • East Islip is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the southwest of Sweyze.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Guy Kibbee<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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