The Location of the Oyen Cemetery...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Oyen Cemetery
Lat: 51.3719° (51° 22' 18")
Lon: -110.4749° (-110° 28' 29")
Location using the Alberta Township System:
Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 03, Township 028, Range 04, West of the 4th Meridian
Map of nearby cemeteries ...
The red map marker shows the location of the Oyen Cemetery.
The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> of the Oyen Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in .
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 10 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Oyen Cemetery.
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 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 - 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 Oyen Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Alberta:
Cemetery Information and Directories for 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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Oyen Cemetery ...
While our initial data for the Oyen Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Oyen 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 Oyen Cemetery.
Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry: FAG ID #2344373
Referenced Books / Documents ...
|Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)|
| Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups|
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/
|<1>||The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.|
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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 Oyen Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.3719, Longitude: -110.4749 [Map].
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