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Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
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 The location of Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery...

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

Lat:   53.6953°   (53° 41' 43")

Lon:   -111.7197°   (-111° 43' 10")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-28-054-12-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 28, Township 54, Range 12, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian 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.


 

  Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery  


  Sideview Cemetery
  St. Laurent RC Cemetery
  Chahor Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
  St. John The Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church
  Rife Anglican Cemetery
  Lamont Town Cemetery
  Holy Trinity Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery
  Musidora Cemetery
  Wahstao Cemetery
  Dewberry Cemetery
  Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
  Mundare Public Cemetery
  St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery
  Tofield Cemetery
  Holy Cross Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cemetery
  Minburn Cemetery
  St. Demetrius Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery
  Ryley Cemetery
  Church Of The Archangel St. Michael Cemetery
  Holden Town Cemetery
  St. John Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery
  God's Acre Cemetery
  Elk Point West Cemetery
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Church Of The Archangel St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Elk Point West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Minburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 30 miles [48.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Minburn Cemetery (FAG ID #2391674)

Mundare Public Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Musidora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Musidora Cemetery (FAG ID #2382352)

St. John Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Laurent RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Laurent RC Cemetery (FAG ID #2522178)

St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Wahstao Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wahstao Cemetery (FAG ID #2591299)

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 Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery.

Beauvallon   [Map]Innisfree   [Map]Myrnam   [Map]
Boian   [Map]Kaleland   [Map]Ranfurly   [Map]
Brosseau   [Map]Lafond   [Map]Saddle Lake   [Map]
Duvernay   [Map]Lavoy   [Map]Saint Brides   [Map]
Foisy   [Map]Luzan   [Map]Two Hills   [Map]
Hairy Hill   [Map]Morecambe   [Map]Vegreville   [Map]
Hamlin   [Map]Musidora   [Map]Whitford   [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 professional and volunteer 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 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 Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian 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 Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery.

Referenced Books / Documents ...

Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
      Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alberta

About Alberta

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 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 Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6953, Longitude: -111.7197     [Map].

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