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Horn Hill 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 Horn Hill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Horn Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2382719)

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 Horn Hill Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.1425°   (52° 8' 32")

Lon:   -113.7699°   (-113° 46' 11")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-34-036-27-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 34, Township 36, Range 27, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Horn Hill 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.


  Horn Hill Cemetery  

  Forest Home Cemetery
  Red Deer Cemetery
  Earlville Rutherford Cemetery
  Alto Reste Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Delburne Cemetery
  Bentley Cemetery
  Lousana Cemetery
  Vig Cemetery
  Trenville Cemetery
  Alix Cemetery
  Innisfail Cemetery
  Blackfalds Cemetery
  Elnora Cemetery
  Aspelund Cemetery
  Mayton Cemetery
  Eckville Cemetery
  Hainstock Cemetery
  Kuusamo Cemetery
  Olds Cemetery
  Great Bend Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Three Hills Cemetery
  Tail Creek Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Mt. Davis Cemetery
  Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
  Bergthal Mennonite Cemetery
   Estimated location

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Horn Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alto Reste Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Innisfail Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Red Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Red Deer Cemetery (FAG ID #2197738)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Horn Hill Cemetery.

Birchcliff   [Map]Innisfail   [Map]Penhold   [Map]
Blackfalds   [Map]Jarvis Bay   [Map]Pine Lake   [Map]
Bowden   [Map]Joffre   [Map]Red Deer   [Map]
Central Park   [Map]Kasha   [Map]Springbrook   [Map]
Fort Normandeau   [Map]Markerville   [Map]Spruce Lane Acres   [Map]
Haynes   [Map]Mayton   [Map]Sylvan Lake   [Map]
Henday   [Map]Norglenwold   [Map]Wimborne   [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 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 - 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 Horn Hill 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:     The Horn Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2382719)
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 Horn Hill Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2382719

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 starts 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 Horn Hill Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.1425, Longitude: -113.7699     [Map].

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