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Greenburgh Local History: Greenburgh Notables

Celebrity Residents

Celebrities who once lived in Greenburgh included:

Dana Reeve 






Billy Vera






Freddie Blassie





Cab Calloway





Gordon Parks






Jackie "Moms" Mabley







 Atlantic Starr

Featured Historic Resident: Evangeline Cory Booth

The first female general of the Salvation Army- Evangeline Booth 

Residents still remember being allowed to pet her horse. 

The former home of Evangeline Booth is now known as St Andrew's Episcopal Church in Hartsdale, NY. 

 Hartsdale resident Evangeline Cory Booth is buried in Mount Pleasant, NY at the Kensico Cemetery. 

Famous Families of Greenburgh


























Van Tassel