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Guy 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 five sections:

The Location of the Guy Cemetery...

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

Lat:   55.5481°   (55° 32' 53")

Lon:   -117.1305°   (-117° 7' 49")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Guy 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.


 

  Guy Cemetery  


  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  Jean Cote Sacred Heart Cemetery
  Jean Cote St. Mary's Ukranian Catholic Cemetery
  Donnelly Cemetery
  High Prairie & District Cemetery
  Rosedale Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> of the Guy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Donnelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Guy Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
High Prairie & District Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Guy Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Jean Cote Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Guy Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Jean Cote Sacred Heart Cemetery (FAG ID #2585130)

Jean Cote St. Mary's Ukranian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of the Guy Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Jean Cote St. Mary's Ukranian Catholic Cemetery (FAG ID #2598525)

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 Guy Cemetery.

Donnelly   [Map]High Prairie   [Map]Sunset House   [Map]
Enilda   [Map]Jean Cote   [Map]Tangent   [Map]
Falher   [Map]Kathleen   [Map]Watino   [Map]
Girouxville   [Map]McLennan   [Map]Whitemud Creek   [Map]
Guy   [Map]New Fish Creek   [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 turn to 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 - 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 Guy 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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting 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 Guy Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.5481, Longitude: -117.1305     [Map].

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