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Alix Cemetery


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Alix Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Alix Cemetery (FAG ID #2298412)

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 Alix Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.4055°   (52° 24' 19")

Lon:   -113.1716°   (-113° 10' 17")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Alix 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, the majority of the marker locations have been verified. Locations not yet verified are indicated.


  Alix Cemetery  

  Dried Meat Lake United Church Cemetery
  Aspelund Cemetery
  Dakota United Church Cemetery
  Lk. View Cemetery
  Forest Home Cemetery
  Great Bend Cemetery
   Estimated location<2>
  St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery
  Tail Creek Cemetery
   Estimated location
  St. Michael RC Cemetery
  Woodland Cemetery
  Calumet Cemetery
  Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
  Earlville Rutherford Cemetery
  Red Deer Cemetery
  Spruce Coulee Cemetery
  Alto Reste Cemetery
  Donalda Cemetery
  Delburne Cemetery
  Bashaw Cemetery
  Horn Hill Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Lousana Cemetery
  Bentley Cemetery
  Trenville Cemetery
  Blackfalds Cemetery
  Elnora Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Alix Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Bashaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Calumet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Delburne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Earlville Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Great Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Great Bend Cemetery (FAG ID #<2460722>)
St. Michael RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #<2367158>)
Tail Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alix Cemetery
 - Location is estimated

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Alix Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]Erskine   [Map]Nevis   [Map]
Ardley   [Map]Haynes   [Map]Oberlin   [Map]
Bashaw   [Map]Joffre   [Map]Rochon Sands   [Map]
Clive   [Map]Lousana   [Map]Stettler   [Map]
Delburne   [Map]Mirror   [Map]Tees   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that 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 Alix Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

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:     The Alix Cemetery (FAG ID #2298412)
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 Alix Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Alix Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Alix Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Alix Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2298412

Referenced Books / Documents ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website:

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches 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 Alix Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4055, Longitude: -113.1716     [Map].

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