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Mount Calvary Roman Catholic Cemetery
(Alberta)


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 The location of Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery 

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Profile for the Mt. Calvary RC 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 five sections:

The Location of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery

Lat:   52.2891°   (52° 17' 20")

Lon:   -113.8208°   (-113° 49' 14")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Calvary RC 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.


 

  Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery  


  Dakota United Church Cemetery
  Kuusamo Cemetery
  Forest Home Cemetery
  Great Bend Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  West Haven Cemetery
  Tail Creek Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Mt. Auburn Cemetery
  Red Deer Cemetery
  Calumet Cemetery
  Alto Reste Cemetery
  Earlville Rutherford Cemetery
  Delburne Cemetery
  Fairview Cemetery
  Horn Hill 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alto Reste Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Aspelund Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Blackfalds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Horn Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Horn Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2382719)

Red Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Calvary RC 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery.

Bentley   [Map]Half Moon Bay   [Map]Penhold   [Map]
Birchcliff   [Map]Haynes   [Map]Red Deer   [Map]
Blackfalds   [Map]Jarvis Bay   [Map]Rosedale Valley   [Map]
Central Park   [Map]Joffre   [Map]Springbrook   [Map]
College Heights   [Map]Kasha   [Map]Spruce Lane Acres   [Map]
Fort Normandeau   [Map]Lacombe   [Map]Sunbreaker Cove   [Map]
Gull Lake   [Map]Norglenwold   [Map]Sylvan Lake   [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 websites either 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 Mt. Calvary RC 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

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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 'point-to-point' distance from . 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 Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.2891, Longitude: -113.8208     [Map].

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