One of the greatest United States Presidents, Abraham Lincoln had ancestors who were believed to have settled in Hingham. Current New York Rangers NHL star Brian Boyle is from Hingham and Marc Brown, author of the children's book series, Arthur lives in Hingham.
Historian Paul Revere built a rolling copper mill in Canton, NFL future Hall of Famer Randy Moss lived in Canton while playing for the Patriots and reality TV Star “Boston Rob” lives in Canton.
Patch wants to know who is the most prominent Canton citizen of all time?
Let us know in the comments. Also let us know if you have ever seen any around town?
Here is a list of notable Canton residents that either once lived in Canton or currently live in Canton. This list was compiled by wikipedia.org:
· Bill Burr, comedian
· Paul Guilfoyle, actor, CSI:Crime Scene Investigation
· Rob Mariano, a.k.a. "Boston Rob", reality TV personality (four-time Survivor and two-time The Amazing Race contestant)
· Paul Revere, Revolutionary
· Stephen Schnetzer, actor