George McNamara

George McNamara

Penetanguishene, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
Death 10 Mar 1952 (aged 65)
Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Burial Toronto, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 8103818 · View Source
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Professional Hockey Player. A native of Penetanguishine, Ontario, McNamara played the position of Defenseman for teams in the National Hockey Association (NHA), International Hockey League (IHL), Eastern Canada Amateur Hockey Association (ECAHA), and the Northern Ontario Hockey Association (NOHA). He played for the Sault Sainte Marie Marlboros from 1904 to 1906, Canadian Soo from 1906 to 1907, and 1907 to 1908, Cobalt Hockey Club from 1906 to 1907, Michigan Soo from 1907 to 1908, Montreal Shamrocks from 1907 to 1908, 1908 to 1909, and 1909 to 1910, Waterloo Colts from 1910 to 1911, Halifax Crescents from 1911 to 1912, Toronto Tecumsehs from 1912 to 1913, Toronto Ontarios from 1913 to 1914, Toronto Blueshirts from 1913 to 1914, and 1915 to 1916, Toronto Shamrocks from 1914 to 1915, and Toronto 228th from 1916 to 1917. Also a coach he coached the Sault Sainte Marie Greyhounds to winning the Allan Cup in 1924, and the Detroit Greyhounds from 1926 to 1927. He won the Stanley Cup in 1914 and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1958.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George McNamara (26 Aug 1886–10 Mar 1952), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8103818, citing Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery, Toronto, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .