Sidney Crosby

by follers on March 5, 2014

2010 NHL Awards - Arrivals

Birth Name: Sidney Patrick Crosby

Place of Birth: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Date of Birth: August 7, 1987

Ethnicity: Scottish, Irish, English, Acadian (French-Canadian), German, Swiss-German

Sidney Crosby is a Canadian professional hockey player. He is the son of Trina (Forbes) and Troy Crosby.

Sidney’s paternal grandfather’s surname was Crosby. Sidney’s paternal grandmother was Linda Faye Ball (the daughter of Sidney/Sydney Ball and Nancy Bradshaw Harvey). Nancy was the daughter of Stewart Blackler Harvey and Margaret “Maggie” Jane Isnor.

Sidney’s maternal grandparents were Harry/Henry Patrick Forbes and Mary Catherine/Katherine “Kate” McCarron (the daughter of Gregory McCarron and Julia Myrtle Firlotte). Gregory was the son of William Edward McCarron and Mary McKinnon. Julia was of Acadian (French-Canadian) descent, and was the daughter of Peter Andrew Furlotte and Marie Louise Page.

Sources: Genealogies of Sidney Crosby (focusing on his father’s side) –

Obituary of Sidney’s paternal grandmother, Linda Faye (Ball) Crosby –

Genealogy of Sidney Crosby (focusing on his mother’s side) –

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perez-richart August 24, 2015 at 7:55 am


Check7t April 18, 2014 at 6:36 am
ihatemostpeople March 14, 2014 at 7:17 am

He’s …. weird looking.

andrew March 8, 2014 at 4:35 pm

hockey fan?

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