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Notable Births & Deaths for Colbeck ...

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

  • Thomas Charles 'Tom' Connors
  • James Jerome Hill
    • Railroad pioneer. He was born in Eramosa (ON) on September 16, 1838 (a Sunday) and died in Saint Paul (MN) on May 29, 1916 (a Monday) at the age of 77.
    • Eramosa is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the south of Colbeck.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Jerome Hill<1>
  • Agnes Macphail
    • Full name: Agnes Campbell McPhail
    • Politican. She was born in Proton Station (ON) on March 24, 1890 (a Monday) and died in Toronto (ON) on February 13, 1954 (a Saturday) at the age of 63. She is buried at McNeil Cemetery (Grey County, Ontario).
    • Proton Station is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Colbeck.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Agnes Macphail<1>
  • Arthur Augustus Cutler Moore
  • Doug 'Romby' Rombough
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Fergus (ON) on July 8, 1950 (a Saturday) and died in Plantation (FL) on June 20, 2015 (a Saturday) at the age of 64. He is buried at Elora Cemetery (Wellington County, Ontario).
    • Fergus is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south of Colbeck.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Doug 'Romby' Rombough<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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