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Saint Dominic Roman Catholic Cemetery
(Alberta)


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 The location of St. Dominic 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 St. Dominic RC Cemetery...

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

Lat:   53.5268°   (53° 31' 36")

Lon:   -114.3610°   (-114° 21' 39")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. Dominic 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, all of the marker locations have been verified.


 

  St. Dominic RC Cemetery  


  Belvedere Community Church / All Saints Cemetery
  St. Joachim Catholic Cemetery
  Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
  All Saints Cemetery
  Sion United Church Cemetery
  Westlawn Memorial Gardens
  St. Luke's Anglican of Sion Cemetery
  Highvale Cemetery
  Epiphany Lutheran of Sion Cemetery
  Inga Community Cemetery
  South Park Cemetery
  Keephills Cemetery
  Rich Valley Cemetery
  Rosehill Cemetery
  Alexander First Nations Cemetery
  Tomahawk Cemetery
  St. John Anglican Cemetery
  Peace Cemetery
  Evansburg Cemetery
  Holy Trinity RC Cemetery
  St. John Evangelist Cemetery
  Berrymoor Cemetery
  Darwell Cemetery
  Calmar Community Cemetery
  Smithfield Cemetery
  Breton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

All Saints Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the All Saints Cemetery (FAG ID #2514691)

Darwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Highvale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Highvale Cemetery (FAG ID #2384922)

Inga Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Keephills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Keephills Cemetery (FAG ID #2351299)

St. John Anglican Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. John Anglican Cemetery (FAG ID #2326608)

Smithfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Smithfield Cemetery (FAG ID #2546843)

Tomahawk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Tomahawk Cemetery (FAG ID #2390727)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery.

Alberta Beach   [Map]Kapasiwin   [Map]Smithfield   [Map]
Betula Beach   [Map]Keephills   [Map]Spring Lake   [Map]
Burtonsville   [Map]Meso West   [Map]Stony Plain   [Map]
Carvel   [Map]Onoway   [Map]Sunset Point   [Map]
Castle Island   [Map]Point Alison   [Map]Val Quentin   [Map]
Clearwater Estates   [Map]Ross Haven   [Map]Wabamun   [Map]
Duffield   [Map]Seba Beach   [Map]West Cove   [Map]
Fallis   [Map]Silver Sands   [Map]Westlake Estates   [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 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 St. Dominic 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins 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 St. Dominic RC Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5268, Longitude: -114.3610     [Map].

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