North American Missing Persons Network
Cheryl Anne Hanson

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Above Images: Left and Center: Hanson circa 1974; Right: Age-Progression to 36 years. (circa 2002)

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 31, 1974 from Aurora, Ontario
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 25, 1966
  • Age: 7
  • Height: 4'0"
  • Weight: 51 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Clothing: Red coat over a matching dark brown check sweater
    and pant combination, with white leather shoes. Cheryl was carrying a paper
    bag containing her white pyjamas with a red floral design.
  • Jewelry: Gold necklace with a medallion.
  • Case Number: 1974-10461

  • Details of Disappearance
    Cheryl disappeared from Aurora Ontario on May 31, 1974. Cheryl left her home on Bloomington Road, near the Blue Hills Academy at 6:30 pm for a 10 minute walk to her cousin's house, also located on Bloomington Road for a sleepover. She never arrived
    Thousands of volunteers, including police, CB radio operators, aircraft and Queen's York militia units, scoured the region for weeks in an unprecedented search of York Region. No signs of Cheryl or her belongings were found.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    York Regional Police
    (905) 830-0303

    Source Information
    York Regional Police