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Notable Births & Deaths for Crooks Hollow ...

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

  • Sylvanus 'Syl' Apps
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Paris (ON) on January 18, 1915 (a Monday) and died in Cambridge (ON) on December 24, 1998 (a Thursday) at the age of 83. He is buried at Mt. View Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
    • Paris is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Crooks Hollow.
    • Cambridge is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Sylvanus 'Syl' Apps<1>
  • Elizabeth Arden
    • Businesswoman. She was born in Vaughan (ON) on December 31, 1878 (a Tueday) and died in Manhattan (NY) on October 18, 1966 (a Tueday) at the age of 87. She is buried at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Vaughan is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Elizabeth Arden<1>
  • Father David William Bauer
  • Robert 'Bobby' Theodore Bauer
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Waterloo (ON) on February 16, 1915 (a Tueday) and died in Kitchener (ON) on September 16, 1964 (a Wednesday) at the age of 49. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
    • Waterloo is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the northwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Kitchener is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Robert 'Bobby' Theodore Bauer<1>
  • Adam Brown
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Johnstone (Scotland) on February 4, 1920 (a Wednesday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on August 9, 1960 (a Tueday) at the age of 40. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Hamilton Regional Municipality, Ontario).
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Adam Brown<1>
  • Carson Eric 'Shovel Shot' Cooper
    • Professional hockey. He was born on July 17, 1899 (a Monday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on July 4, 1955 (a Monday) at the age of 56.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carson Eric 'Shovel Shot' Cooper<1>
  • Nick Cordero
    • Born: Nicholas Eduardo Alberto Cordero
    • Actor. He was born in Hamilton (ON) on September 17, 1978 (a Sunday) and died in Los Angeles (CA) on July 5, 2020 (a Sunday) at the age of 41. The body was cremated.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Nick Cordero<1>
  • Thomas Bertram Costain
  • Ross B. Craig
    • Professional football. He was born in Peterborough (ON) on July 1, 1884 (a Tueday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on June 27, 1949 (a Monday) at the age of 64. He is buried at Grove Cemetery (Hamilton Regional Municipality, Ontario).
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ross B. Craig<1>
  • Vernor Vivian 'Jumpin Jackie' Forbes
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Toronto (ON) on July 4, 1897 (a Sunday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on December 30, 1985 (a Monday) at the age of 88. He is buried at Prospect Cemetery (Ontario).
    • Toronto is located 40 miles [64.4 km] to the northeast of Crooks Hollow.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vernor Vivian 'Jumpin Jackie' Forbes<1>
  • Jonathan Frid
    • Actor. He was born in Hamilton (ON) on December 2, 1924 (a Tueday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on April 14, 2012 (a Saturday) at the age of 87. The body was cremated.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jonathan Frid<1>
  • William Alfred 'Goldy' Goldsworthy
  • Earle W. Graser
  • Glen Harmon
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Holland (MB) on January 2, 1921 (a Sunday) and died in Mississauga (ON) on March 9, 2007 (a Friday) at the age of 86. He is buried at Streetsville Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Peel, Ontario).
    • Mississauga is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northeast of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Glen Harmon<1>
  • Phil Hartman
    • Full name: Philip Edward Hartman
    • Actor. He was born in Brantford (ON) on September 24, 1948 (a Friday) and died in Encino (CA) on May 28, 1998 (a Thursday) at the age of 49. The body was cremated.
    • Brantford is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Phil Hartman<1>
  • 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 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Jerome Hill<1>
  • William 'Flash' Hollett
  • George Reginal 'Red' Horner
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Lynden (ON) on May 28, 1909 (a Friday) and died in Toronto (ON) on April 27, 2005 (a Wednesday) at the age of 95. He is buried at Mt. Hope Catholic Cemetery (Ontario).
    • Lynden is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Toronto is located 40 miles [64.4 km] to the northeast of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Reginal 'Red' Horner<1>
  • Joseph Kilgour
    • Actor. He was born in Ayr (ON) on July 11, 1863 (a Saturday) and died in Bay Shore (NY) on April 21, 1933 (a Friday) at the age of 69. He is buried at Kensico Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
    • Ayr is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the west of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Joseph Kilgour<1>
  • Robert 'Bobby' John Kuntz
    • Professional football. He was born in Detroit (MI) on January 10, 1932 (a Sunday) and died in Waterloo (ON) on February 7, 2011 (a Monday) at the age of 79. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
    • Waterloo is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the northwest of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Robert 'Bobby' John Kuntz<1>
  • Ronald 'Ron' Lancaster
    • Professional football. He was born in Fairchance (PA) on October 14, 1938 (a Friday) and died in Hamilton (ON) on September 18, 2008 (a Thursday) at the age of 69. The body was cremated.
    • Hamilton is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Crooks Hollow.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ronald 'Ron' Lancaster<1>

The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

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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