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Lougheed Cemetery
(Alberta)


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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 Lougheed Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Lougheed Cemetery (FAG ID #1968319)

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 Lougheed Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.7346°   (52° 44' 4")

Lon:   -111.5530°   (-111° 33' 10")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Lougheed 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.


 

  Lougheed Cemetery  


  Minburn Cemetery
  Spruce Coulee Cemetery
  Holden Town Cemetery
  High Mound Cemetery
  Auburndale Cemetery
  Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery
  Lk. Demay Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Bethany Lutheran Cemetery
  God's Acre Cemetery
  Brown Family Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Jarrow Cemetery
  Czar Lutheran Cemetery
  Bawlf / Park Cemetery
  Alliance Cemetery
  Daysland Cemetery
  Sardis Lutheran Cemetery
  Wainwright Public Cemetery
  Fairfield Cemetery
  St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery
  Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
  Green View Cemetery
  Castor Cemetery
  St. Boniface Church RC Cemetery
  Markham Cemetery
  St. Martin RC Cemetery
  Coronation Town Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Lougheed Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alliance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bethany Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brown Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
God's Acre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the God's Acre Cemetery (FAG ID #2506609)

High Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the High Mound Cemetery (FAG ID #2371839)

Jarrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Jarrow Cemetery (FAG ID #2402786)

St. Boniface Church RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West (W) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Martin RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West (W) of the Lougheed Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lougheed Cemetery.

Alliance   [Map]Galahad   [Map]Killam   [Map]
Amisk   [Map]Hardisty   [Map]Kinsella   [Map]
Berkinshaw   [Map]Heisler   [Map]Lougheed   [Map]
Fabyan   [Map]Irma   [Map]Sedgewick   [Map]
Forestburg   [Map]Jarrow   [Map]Strome   [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 visit 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 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 Lougheed 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:     The Lougheed Cemetery (FAG ID #1968319)
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 Lougheed Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1968319

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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 beginning 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 Lougheed Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7346, Longitude: -111.5530     [Map].

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