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Coronation Town Cemetery
(Alberta)


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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 Coronation Town Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.1231°   (52° 7' 23")

Lon:   -111.4579°   (-111° 27' 28")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-26-036-11-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 26, Township 36, Range 11, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Coronation Town 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.


 

  Coronation Town Cemetery  


  Lougheed Cemetery
  Cadogan Lutheran Cemetery
  St. Martin RC Cemetery
  Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
  High Mound Cemetery
  Cadogan Cemetery
  Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery
  Woodland Cemetery
  Bethany Lutheran Cemetery
  Cadogan West Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Brown Family Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Castor Cemetery
  Czar Lutheran Cemetery
  Markham Cemetery
  Alliance Cemetery
  Lakeroad Cemetery
  Metiskow Cemetery
  St. Andrew RC Cemetery
  Setting Sun Cemetery
  Byemoor Cemetery
  Sardis Lutheran Cemetery
  Endiang Cemetery
  Fairfield Cemetery
  Craigmyle Cemetery
  Home Valley Cemetery
  Berry Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Coronation Town Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Castor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Coronation Town Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Coronation Town Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Markham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Coronation Town Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Markham Cemetery (FAG ID #2595666)

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Coronation Town Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 9 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Coronation Town Cemetery.

Alliance   [Map]Coronation   [Map]
Berkinshaw   [Map]Fleet   [Map]
Brownfield   [Map]Hemaruka   [Map]
Bulwark   [Map]Spondin   [Map]
Castor   [Map]Veteran   [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 helpful websites 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 Coronation Town 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
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta
Internment.net:     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 Coronation Town 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 Coronation Town 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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . 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 Coronation Town Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.1231, Longitude: -111.4579     [Map].

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