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Notable Births & Deaths for Crookston ...

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

  • Donald 'Dan' Bain
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Belleville (ON) on February 14, 1874 (a Saturday) and died in Winnipeg (MB) on August 15, 1962 (a Wednesday) at the age of 88.
    • Belleville is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Crookston.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Donald 'Dan' Bain<1>
  • Sir Mackenzie Bowell
    • 6th Prime Minister of Canada (December 1894 - April 1896). He was born in Rickinghall (England) on December 27, 1823 (a Saturday) and died in Belleville (ON) on December 10, 1917 (a Monday) at the age of 94. He is buried at Belleville Cemetery (Hastings County, Ontario).
    • Belleville is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Crookston.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Sir Mackenzie Bowell<1>
  • Rod Coneybeare
    • Children's entertainer, puppeteer, voice actor. He was born in Belleville (ON) on March 31, 1930 (a Monday) and died in Lindsay (ON) on September 5, 2019 (a Thursday) at the age of 89. The body was cremated.
    • Belleville is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Crookston.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Rod Coneybeare<1>
  • Albert Robert 'Toots' Holway
  • Howard Dennis McNamara
  • Farley McGill Mowat
    • Author, environmentalist. He was born in Belleville (ON) on May 12, 1921 (a Thursday) and died on May 6, 2014 (a Tueday) at the age of 93.
    • Belleville is located 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Crookston.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Farley McGill Mowat<1>
  • Gerald Edmond 'Gerry' Shannon
  • William Hodgson 'Hod' Stuart
  • Greg Terrion
    • Professional hockey. He was born in Marmora (ON) on May 2, 1960 (a Monday) and died in Marmora (ON) on September 28, 2018 (a Friday) at the age of 58. He is buried at Sacred Heart Cemetery (Hastings County, Ontario).
    • Marmora is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Crookston.
    • Marmora is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Crookston.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Greg Terrion<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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