A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Sisco.
This page contains four sections:
How Far From Sisco to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Sisco to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Sisco and extending to:
Communities Also Named Sisco ...
While the name Sisco is unique within Washington, we know of one more community in the United States.
Communities Outside of Washington
Distance: About 2,489 miles [4,005.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Sisco ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Sisco. 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.
Earl Averill (Howard Earl Averill)
Major League Baseball. He was born in Snohomish (Washington) on Wednesday May 21, 1902 and died in Everett (Washington) on Tueday August 16, 1983 at an age of 81.
Octavia Estelle Butler
Author. She was born in Pasadena (California) on Sunday June 22, 1947 and died in Lake Forest Park (Washington) on Friday February 24, 2006 at an age of 58. She was buried at Mountain View Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Robert 'Bob' Chesnes
Major League Baseball. He was born in Oakland (California) on Friday May 6, 1921 and died in Everett (Washington) on Wednesday May 23, 1979 at an age of 58. He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery (Snohomish County, Washington) [Map].
LeRoy Arthur 'Roy' Grover
Professional baseball. He was born in Snohomish (Washington) on Sunday January 17, 1892 and died in Milwaukie (Oregon) on Monday February 6, 1978 at an age of 86.
Earl Torgeson (Clifford Earl Torgeson)
Major League Baseball. He was born in Snohomish (Washington) on Tueday January 1, 1924 and died in Everett (Washington) on Thursday November 8, 1990 at an age of 66.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2019