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Czar Lutheran Cemetery


 The location of Czar Lutheran Cemetery 

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Profile for the Czar Lutheran 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.

On this page you'll find:

The Location of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.4575°   (52° 27' 27")

Lon:   -110.8439°   (-110° 50' 38")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-20-040-06-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 20, Township 40, Range 6, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Czar Lutheran 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.


  Czar Lutheran Cemetery  

  Prospect Valley Cemetery (AB)
  Sardis Lutheran Cemetery (AB)
  Wainwright Public Cemetery (AB)
  Fairfield Cemetery (AB)
  Edgerton Cemetery (AB)
  Home Valley Cemetery (AB)
  Lougheed Cemetery (AB)
  Cadogan Lutheran Cemetery (AB)
  Memorial Cemetery (AB)
  Provost Cemetery (AB)
  High Mound Cemetery (AB)
  Cadogan Cemetery (AB)
  Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery (AB)
  Lakeview Cemetery (SK)
  Bethany Lutheran Cemetery (AB)
  Cadogan West Cemetery (AB)
   Estimated location
  Long Lake Cemetery (SK)
  Skyline Lutheran Cemetery (AB)
  Brown Family Cemetery (AB)
   Estimated location<1>
  Provost Mennonite Cemetery (AB)
  Alliance Cemetery (AB)
  Coronation Town Cemetery (AB)
  Metiskow Cemetery (AB)
  Lakeroad Cemetery (AB)
  Setting Sun Cemetery (AB)
  St. Andrew RC Cemetery (AB)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bethany Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brown Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Metiskow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sardis Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Setting Sun Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Czar Lutheran 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 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Czar Lutheran Cemetery.

Amisk   [Map]Edgerton   [Map]Hughenden   [Map]
Brownfield   [Map]Fabyan   [Map]Metiskow   [Map]
Cadogan   [Map]Greenshields   [Map]Provost   [Map]
Cairns   [Map]Hardisty   [Map]Wainwright   [Map]
Czar   [Map]Heath   [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 like to start with 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 - 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 Czar Lutheran 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 Czar Lutheran 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 Czar Lutheran Cemetery.

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>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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things 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 Czar Lutheran Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4575, Longitude: -110.8439     [Map].

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