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Hillside 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 Hillside Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Hillside Cemetery (FAG ID #1989522)

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 Hillside Cemetery...

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

Lat:   50.0277°   (50° 1' 39")

Lon:   -110.7136°   (-110° 42' 48")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Hillside 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.


  Hillside Cemetery  

  Congregational Church Cemetery (AB)
  Graburn United Cemetery (AB)
   Estimated location<1>
  Alderson / Carlstadt Cemetery (AB)
  Christman Cemetery (SK)
   Estimated location
  Rolling Hills Cemetery (AB)
  St. Anthony Cemetery (AB)
  Golden Prairie Cemetery (SK)
  St. Joseph's Cemetery (AB)
  Redcliff Cemetery (AB)
  Foremost Cemetery (AB)
  Seven Persons Cemetery (AB)
  Nemiskam Cemetery (AB)
   Estimated location
  Bow Island Cemetery (AB)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> of the Hillside Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alderson / Carlstadt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 32 miles [51.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bow Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Congregational Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Graburn United Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Graburn United Cemetery (FAG ID #2470961)

Redcliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Redcliff Cemetery (FAG ID #2309461)

St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Anthony Cemetery (FAG ID #2548158)

Seven Persons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hillside Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Seven Persons Cemetery (FAG ID #2389830)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 7 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Hillside Cemetery.

Dunmore   [Map]Redcliff   [Map]
Irvine   [Map]Ross Glen   [Map]
Medicine Hat   [Map]Seven Persons   [Map]
Ralston   [Map]Suffield   [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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Hillside 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 Hillside Cemetery (FAG ID #1989522)
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 Hillside Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1989522

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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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Hillside Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.0277, Longitude: -110.7136     [Map].

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