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Aetna Cemetery


 The location of Aetna Cemetery 

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Profile for the Aetna Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

We have organized this page based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Aetna Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Aetna Cemetery

Lat:   49.1163°   (49° 6' 58")

Lon:   -113.2714°   (-113° 16' 17")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-15-002-25-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 15, Township 2, Range 25, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Aetna Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been verified.


  Aetna Cemetery  

  Royal View Memorial Cemetery
  Hartley Cemetery
  Holy Cross Cemetery
  St. Henry Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Hillspring Cemetery
  St. Patrick Cemetery
  Warner Cemetery
  Archmount Cemetery
  Cardston Cemetery
  Mountain View Cemetery
  Leavitt Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Caldwell - Moir Cemetery
  New Dayton Community Cemetery
  Mountain View Cemetery
  Magrath Cemetery
  Beazer Cemetery
  Glenwood Cemetery
  Taylorville Cemetery
  Fishburn Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Aetna Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Beazer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Caldwell - Moir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Cardston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Leavitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mountain View Cemetery (FAG ID #2243192)

Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Aetna Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Mountain View   [Map]
Beazer   [Map]Hill Spring   [Map]Spring Coulee   [Map]
Cardston   [Map]Kimball   [Map]Stand Off   [Map]
Carway   [Map]Leavitt   [Map]Woolford   [Map]
Del Bonita   [Map]Magrath   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Aetna Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     CanadaGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta     Cemeteries of Alberta

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alberta

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Aetna Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Aetna Cemetery.

Referenced Books / Documents ...

Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
      Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Aetna Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.1163, Longitude: -113.2714     [Map].

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