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Notable Births & Deaths for Cedar Nook ...

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

  • William Joseph 'Dr. Bill' Carson
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Bracebridge (ON) on November 25, 1900 (a Sunday) and died in Parry Sound (ON) on May 29, 1967 (a Monday) at the age of 66. He is buried at Hillcrest Cemetery (Parry Sound District, Ontario).
    • Bracebridge is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast of Cedar Nook.
    • Parry Sound is located 32 miles [51.5 km] to the north of Cedar Nook.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Joseph 'Dr. Bill' Carson<1>
  • Herbert John 'Herb' Drury
  • George Hainsworth
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Toronto (ON) on June 26, 1895 (a Wednesday) and died in Gravenhurst (ON) on October 9, 1950 (a Monday) at the age of 55. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
    • Gravenhurst is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the east of Cedar Nook.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Hainsworth<1>
  • Martin 'Marty' Walsh
  • William Henry White
    • Major League Baseball. He was born in Caton (NY) on October 11, 1854 (a Wednesday) and died in Muskoka (ON) on August 31, 1911 (a Thursday) at the age of 56. He is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery (Erie County, New York).
    • Muskoka is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast of Cedar Nook.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Henry White<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:


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