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Moland Lutheran Cemetery
(Alberta)


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Profile for the Moland Lutheran 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 Moland Lutheran Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.9886°   (52° 59' 18")

Lon:   -112.8105°   (-112° 48' 37")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-22-046-20-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 22, Township 46, Range 20, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Moland Lutheran 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.


 

  Moland Lutheran Cemetery  


  Tofield Cemetery
  Valleyview Cemetery
  Ryley Cemetery
  Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery
  Holden Town Cemetery
  Skafse Cemetery
  Wilhelmina Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
  Bawlf / Park Cemetery
  Exaltation Of The Holy Cross Ukrainian Catholic Church Cemetery
  Daysland Cemetery
  St. Norbert's RC Cemetery
  Dried Meat Lake United Church Cemetery
  Millet Community Cemetery
  St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery
  Century Meadows Baptist Church Cemetery
  Green View Cemetery
  Lk. Demay Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  St. Boniface Church RC Cemetery
  Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
  St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery
  Bawlf Lutheran Church Cemetery
  St. Michael RC Cemetery
  Larson Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Calumet Cemetery
  Parkland Lutheran Church Cemetery
  Bashaw Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Bawlf Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Century Meadows Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Dried Meat Lake United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Larson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Larson Cemetery (FAG ID #2464331)

Parkland Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Skafse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Valleyview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Moland Lutheran Cemetery.

Armena   [Map]Ferintosh   [Map]Meeting Creek   [Map]
Bawlf   [Map]Ferlow Junction   [Map]New Norway   [Map]
Bittern Lake   [Map]Gwynne   [Map]Ohaton   [Map]
Camrose   [Map]Hay Lakes   [Map]Rosalind   [Map]
Duhamel   [Map]Kelsey   [Map]Round Hill   [Map]
Edberg   [Map]Kingman   [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 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 Moland Lutheran 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 Moland Lutheran 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 Moland Lutheran 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 ...

Visit our Community Index for 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 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 Moland Lutheran Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9886, Longitude: -112.8105     [Map].

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