Places

  • New Canaan tourist attractions include: John Rogers Studio.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Max Pacioretty (ice hockey player), Sarah Rafferty (actor), Mark Alexander (keyboard player and singer), Adam Kaufman (actor), John Antonini (actor), and Allison Williams (actor).

History

The town is one of the wealthiest communities in the nation. In 2011, New Canaan was ranked 8th on CNN Money's list of the top-earning towns in the United States. New Canaan has two Metro-North railroad stations: the New Canaan station and the Talmadge Hill station, both on the New Canaan Branch of the New Haven Line. Travel time to Grand Central Terminal in New York City is approximately one hour. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 22. 5 square miles (58 km), of which 22. 1 square miles (57 km) is land and 0. 3 square miles (0. 78 km), or 1. 56%, is water. The town is served by the Merritt Parkway and by a spur line of the Metro-North Railroad. The downtown area consists of many restaurants, an old movie theater, and antique shops. There are also several churches in town, as well as the historic Roger Sherman Inn. The town is bounded on the north by Lewisboro and Pound Ridge in Westchester County, New York, on the east by Wilton, on the southeast by Norwalk, on the...

The official website for the city of New Canaan is http://www.newcanaan.info/.

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New Canaan Obituaries

It was reported on November 4th, 2015 that Vona Bach (Hopkins) passed away in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Ms. Bach was 81 years old and was born in Perry, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Vona's life.

It was written on January 3rd, 2013 that Barbara Deegan (Burtis) perished in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Ms. Deegan was 87 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara's life.

It was written by The Times Record on December 28th, 2012 that Timothy M Warren died in Topsham, Maine.  Warren was 89 years old and was born in New Canaan, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Timothy M's life.

It was noted on November 27th, 2012 that Theodora Eberstadt (Andrews) passed away in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Ms. Eberstadt was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Theodora's life.

It was written on April 9th, 2012 that Myron Leon "Mike" Wallace passed away in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Wallace was 93 years old and was born in Brookline, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Myron Leon "Mike"'s life.

It was disclosed on April 9th, 2012 that Mike Wallace passed away in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Wallace was 93 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mike's life.

It was written by Tyler Morning Telegraph on September 19th, 2011 that Frank J Jr McCabe perished in Tyler, Texas.  McCabe was 76 years old and was born in New Canaan, CT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frank J Jr's life.

It was reported on August 24th, 2011 that Richard Florent DO "Dick" Cantrell passed on in Washington.  Cantrell was 86 years old and was born in New Canaan, CT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard Florent DO "Dick"'s life.

It was revealed on August 17th, 2011 that Jane Knaus (Bock) died in New Canaan, Connecticut.  Ms. Knaus was 82 years old and was born in New Cumberland, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jane's life.

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Dale Cemetery Management Corporation

Dale Cemetery Association was incorporated on January 17, 1851, and the cemetery was dedicated on October 29th pf that year. The Association was formed by a group of twelve prominent Ossining residents as a service to the community.

Ferncliff Cemetery

In 1927, the we constructed our first mausoleum, Ferncliff Mausoleum.
We constructed our second large community mausoleum, the Shrine of Memories, beginning in 1959.
Our third community mausoleum, the Rosewood Mausoleum, was constructed in 1998.

Huntington Rural Cemetery

The Huntington Rural Cemetery is a private, not-for-profit cemetery located south of the center of Huntington Village, between New York Avenue and Oakwood Roads. The cemetery was incorporated in March 1851, pursuant to a law governing the...

Lakeview Cemetery Association

Having served multiple generations of families since 1810, Lakeview Cemetery provides the final resting place for more than 38,000 area residents from all walks of life. As a non-profit, non-denominational cemetery, Lakeview offers scenic...

Locust Valley Cemetery

Locust Valley Cemetery is a non-denominational cemetery on Long Island, NY that began with a unique plan over 100 years ago. Rather than the usual rows of marble and granite, the Cemetery's 19th century founders conceived of a sanctuary more like...

MT Hope Cemetery Association

Residents of Westchester and the Greater Metro Area have, since
1886, turned to Mount Hope—Southern Westchester's largest
cemetery—for individual and family burial plots in a setting whose
natural splendor, replete with rolling hills and...

Willowbrook Cemetery

Established in 1847, by several local farmers and businessmen, Willowbrook holds an important place in Westport’s history, as its founding fathers are buried here.

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Fri. 10/29 - Death Notices
at 10:45 A.M. at St. Brendan's Church, Bronx. Internment, St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx. WHITE Ethel (Henry). 98, recently of New Canaan, CT, formerly of Brick, NJ and New York City, and longtime resident of Stuyvesant Town died Wednesday, October 27 ...
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Events in Connecticut
WATERBURY Palace Theater of Connecticut Brian Regan ... noon to 5 p.m. New Britain Museum of American Art, 56 Lexington Street. (860) 229-0257; nbmaa.org . NEW CANAAN New Canaan Library Densities and Distributions, works by Luis Alonso.
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Lakeview Cemetery | New Canaan, CT
Lakeview Cemetery with its 41 acres of beautifully maintained park-like grounds, historical significance and interest, serene atmosphere and dedicated staff is an important local ...
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New Canaan Cemeteries | Cemeteries in New Canaan, CT - YP.COM
Brooklawn - St. Vincent; Downtown Stamford; Newfield - Westover - Turn of River; North Bridgeport; North End; Reservoir - Whiskey Hill; West End - West Side
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Weed Cemetery, New Canaan, CT
WEED CEMETERY 411-4 New Canaan, CT Copied by Archibald Carier & Thomas E. Kelley Nov. 20 & 21, 1934 Retyped for the web by Patricia(Crissey)Young
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New Canaan, CT Cemeteries
New Canaan, CT Cemeteries. CRISSEY - YOUNG CEMETERY 411-22. New Canaan, CT Copied by Thomas E. Kelly Dec. 4, 1934 Retyped for the web by Patricia(Crissey)Young
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Lakeview Cemetery
City of New Canaan, County of Fairfield, Connecticut. Home - Cemeteries - Lakeview Cemetery ... Canaan, Connecticut sometime in the 1970's; an elderly (?) gentleman entered her ...
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New Canaan, CT Cemeteries
New Canaan, CT. Copied by Thomas E. Kelly. Dec. 4, 1934. Retyped for the web by Patricia ... CRISSEY CEMETERY 411-24. New Canaan, CT. Copied by Thomas E. Kelly Nov. ...
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Church Hill Cemetery, New Canaan, CT
CHURCH HILL CEMETERY 411-15. New Canaan, CT. Copied by Archibald Carier ... Whitney, James, died Apr. 16, 1855 age 63 yrs. Return to[Cemetery Index][Ray Brown's Place] ...
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Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan, CT : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! ...
Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan, CT : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 203.966.1861. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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