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Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox 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 Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery

Lat:   54.1232°   (54° 7' 23")

Lon:   -112.4765°   (-112° 28' 35")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox 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.


 

  Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery  


  Boyle Municipal Cemetery
  St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery
  Cash Creek Cemetery
  Holy Cross Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cemetery
  Peaceful Pines Cemetery
  St. Demetrius Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery
  Newbrook Community Cemetery
  Bon Accord Cemetery
  Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery
  Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery
  Tawatinaw Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Church Of The Archangel St. Michael Cemetery
  Abee Cemetery
   Estimated location
  St. John Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery
  Chahor Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
  St. Laurent RC Cemetery
  Waskatenau United Church Cemetery
  St. John The Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church
  Wahstao Cemetery
  Lamont Town Cemetery
  Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
  Notre Dames De Lourdes Cemetery
  Redwater Cemetery
  Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
  Redwater Cemetery
  Mundare Public Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Chahor Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Church Of The Archangel St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Holy Cross Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. John Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Wahstao Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wahstao Cemetery (FAG ID #2591299)

Waskatenau United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery.

Abee   [Map]Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]Thorhild   [Map]
Andrew   [Map]Luzan   [Map]Vilna   [Map]
Bellis   [Map]Newbrook   [Map]Warspite   [Map]
Boian   [Map]Radway   [Map]Waskatenau   [Map]
Edwand   [Map]Saint Michael   [Map]Whitford   [Map]
Egremont   [Map]Smoky Lake   [Map]Willingdon   [Map]
Hamlin   [Map]Star   [Map]Wostok   [Map]
Kikino   [Map]Stry   [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 begin 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 Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox 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>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 starting from . A straight line distance ignores things 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 Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.1232, Longitude: -112.4765     [Map].

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