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List of famous people buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Celebrities are often buried in the highest caliber cemeteries, mausoleums and tombs, which is why we've created this list of celebrities buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Mount Pleasant Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List ranges from Jessie Ralph to Jennie Smillie Robertson and more.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery?"

From celebrity tombs at Mount Pleasant Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Mount Pleasant Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.

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F. W. Micklethwaite is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 76 (1849-1925) Frank William Micklethwaite was a prominent Canadian photographer, professionally known as F.W. Micklethwaite, whose photographs of Toronto and the Muskoka area form an important and unique ...more

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Jessie Ralph is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 80 (1864-1944) Jessie Ralph was an American stage and screen actress, best known for her matronly roles in many classic motion pictures. She was born Jessie Ralph Chambers in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in ...more

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John A. Tory is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 81 (1930-2011) John Arnold Tory, QC was a Canadian lawyer and corporate executive.

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Jennie Smillie Robertson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 103 (1878-1981) Jennie Robertson was a Canadian physician and the first female surgeon in Canada. Born as Jane Smillie in Hensall, Ontario, she was the fourth child of Benjamin Smillie and his wife, Jane ...more

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Timothy Eaton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 73 (1834-1907) Timothy Eaton was a Canadian businessman who founded the Eaton's department store, one of the most important retail businesses in Canada's history.

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George Fraser Kerr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 34 (1895-1929) George Fraser Kerr VC, MC & Bar, MM, was a Canadian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest military award given to British and Commonwealth forces for gallantry in the face of the ...more

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Darius N. Couch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 75 (1822-1897) Darius Nash Couch was an American soldier, businessman, and naturalist. He served as a career U.S. Army officer during the Mexican-American War, the Second Seminole War, and as a general officer ...more

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Guy Simonds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Dec. at 71 (1903-1974) Lieutenant General Guy Granville Simonds CC, CB, CBE, DSO, CD was a senior officer of the Canadian Army who commanded the II Canadian Corps during World War II. He served as acting commander of ...more

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Robert Simpson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Robert Simpson Dec. at 63 (1834-1897) Robert Simpson was the Scottish founder of Simpson's department store chain in Canada.

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Charles Swasey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Charles Swasey Dec. at 23 (1839-1862) Charles H. Swasey was an officer in the United States Navy who was killed in action during the American Civil War.

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Helen Gardiner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Helen Gardiner Dec. at 70 (1938-2008) Helen E. Gardiner CM was a Canadian philanthropist.

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Robert T. Davies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Robert T. Davies Dec. at 67 (1849-1916) Robert T. Davies was a Canadian businessman and Thoroughbred and Standardbred racehorse owner and breeder. Born in Toronto, Ontario, he studied at Park School and Upper Canada College, in the ...more

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George R. Gardiner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
George R. Gardiner Dec. at 80 (1917-1997) George Ryerson Gardiner, OC was a Toronto businessman, philanthropist and co-founder of the Gardiner Museum, the only museum in Canada devoted exclusively to ceramic art.