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Mother of Perpetual Help 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.

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The Location of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery...

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

Lat:   54.8635°   (54° 51' 48")

Lon:   -112.8537°   (-112° 51' 13")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-05-068-19-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 05, Township 068, Range 19, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Athabasca Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery
 
Boyle Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery
 
Cash Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery
 
Donatville RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery
 
Ferguson District Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery

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 Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery.

Amber Valley   [Map]Centre Calling Lake   [Map]Meanook   [Map]
Athabasca   [Map]Colinton   [Map]Mewatha Beach   [Map]
Atmore   [Map]Donatville   [Map]Plamondon   [Map]
Bondiss   [Map]Ellscott   [Map]Sunset Beach   [Map]
Boyle   [Map]Grassland   [Map]Wandering River   [Map]
Breynat   [Map]Hylo   [Map]Whispering Hills   [Map]
Calling Lake   [Map]Island Lake   [Map]White Gull   [Map]
Caslan   [Map]Island Lake South   [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 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 Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

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 Mother of Perpetual Help 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 Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery.

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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.8635, Longitude: -112.8537     [Map].

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