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Notable Births & Deaths for Sylvan Beach ...

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

  • John Alderman
  • Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews
  • Carmen Basilio
    • Professional boxer. He was born in Canastota (NY) on April 2, 1927 (a Saturday) and died in Rochester (NY) on November 7, 2012 (a Wednesday) at the age of 85. He is buried at St. Agatha Cemetery (Madison County, New York).
    • Canastota is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carmen Basilio<1>
  • Walter R. Brooks
    • Author. He was born in Rome (NY) on January 9, 1886 (a Saturday) and died in Roxbury (NY) on August 17, 1958 (a Sunday) at the age of 72. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Madison County, New York).
    • Rome is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Walter R. Brooks<1>
  • Edward D. 'Eddie' Burke
  • Ovid Butler
    • Social reformer. He was born in Augusta (NY) on February 7, 1801 (a Saturday) and died in Indianapolis (IN) on July 12, 1881 (a Tueday) at the age of 80. He is buried at Crown Hill Cemetery (Marion County, Indiana).
    • Augusta is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ovid Butler<1>
  • Eric Carle
    • Author. He was born in Syracuse (NY) on June 25, 1929 (a Tueday) and died in Northampton (MA) on May 23, 2021 (a Sunday) at the age of 91. We don't have any burial details.
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Eric Carle<1>
  • Ann Carter
  • Herbert Franklin
    • Full name: Herbert Henry Franklin
    • Automotive pioneer, inventor, businessman. He was born in Lisle (NY) on September 1, 1866 (a Saturday) and died in Syracuse (NY) on July 7, 1956 (a Saturday) at the age of 89. He is buried at Oakwood Cemetery (Onondaga County, New York).
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Herbert Franklin<1>
  • Chris Gedney
    • Full name: Christopher Joseph Gedney
    • Professional football. He was born in Liverpool (NY) on August 9, 1970 (a Sunday) and died in Syracuse (NY) on March 9, 2018 (a Friday) at the age of 47.
    • Liverpool is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the west of Sylvan Beach.
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Chris Gedney<1>
  • Asa Gray
    • Botanist. He was born in Sauquoit (NY) on November 18, 1810 (a Sunday) and died in Cambridge (MA) on January 30, 1888 (a Monday) at the age of 77. He is buried at Mt. Auburn Cemetery (Middlesex County, Massachusetts).
    • Sauquoit is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the southeast of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Asa Gray<1>
  • Michael Joseph 'Mike' Griffin
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Utica (NY) on March 20, 1865 (a Monday) and died in Utica (NY) on April 10, 1908 (a Friday) at the age of 43. He is buried at St. Agnes Cemetery (Oneida County, New York).
    • Utica is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the east of Sylvan Beach.
    • Utica is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the east of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Michael Joseph 'Mike' Griffin<1>
  • Forbes Heermans
    • Author. He was born in Syracuse (NY) on October 25, 1856 (a Saturday) and died in Syracuse (NY) on September 18, 1928 (a Tueday) at the age of 71. He is buried at Oakwood Cemetery (Onondaga County, New York).
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Forbes Heermans<1>
  • Louise Henry
    • Born: Jessie Louise Hieman
    • Actress. She was born in Syracuse (NY) on June 14, 1911 (a Wednesday) and died in New York (NY) on February 17, 1967 (a Friday) at the age of 55. She is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx County, New York).
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Louise Henry<1>
  • Michael Andrew 'Peanuts' Hucko
  • Stuart Nathaniel Lake
  • Tompkins Harrison Matteson
    • Artist. He was born in Peterboro (NY) on May 9, 1813 (a Sunday) and died in Sherburne (NY) on February 2, 1884 (a Saturday) at the age of 70.
    • Peterboro is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the south of Sylvan Beach.
    • Sherburne is located 38 miles [61.2 km] to the south of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Tompkins Harrison Matteson<1>
  • Helen Mayer
    • Author. She was born in Syracuse (NY) on June 16, 1907 (a Sunday) and died in New York (NY) on April 3, 1999 (a Saturday) at the age of 91. She is buried at Beth El Cemetery (Queens County, New York).
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Helen Mayer<1>
  • Patrick Henry 'Harry' McCormick
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Syracuse (NY) on October 25, 1855 (a Thursday) and died in Syracuse (NY) on August 8, 1889 (a Thursday) at the age of 33. We don't have any burial details.
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Patrick Henry 'Harry' McCormick<1>
  • David John 'Dave' McKeough
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Utica (NY) on December 1, 1863 (a Tueday) and died in Utica (NY) on July 11, 1901 (a Thursday) at the age of 37. He is buried at St. Agnes Cemetery (Oneida County, New York).
    • Utica is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the east of Sylvan Beach.
    • Utica is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the east of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: David John 'Dave' McKeough<1>
  • Dolph Schayes
    • Professional basketball. He was born in Bronx (NY) on May 19, 1928 (a Saturday) and died in Syracuse (NY) on December 10, 2015 (a Thursday) at the age of 87. He is buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Onondaga County, New York).
    • Syracuse is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Sylvan Beach.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dolph Schayes<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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