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Saint Martin Roman Catholic Cemetery
(Alberta)


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The location of St. Martin RC Cemetery

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Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the St. Martin RC Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.6674°   (52° 40' 2")

Lon:   -112.2237°   (-112° 13' 25")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. Martin 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.


 

  St. Martin RC Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the St. Martin RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Daysland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery
 
Donalda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Donalda Cemetery (FAG ID #2454924)
 
Green View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Green View Cemetery (FAG ID #2402527)
 
St. Boniface Church RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery
 
St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery (FAG ID #2435765)
 
Spruce Coulee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Martin RC Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Martin RC Cemetery.

Alliance   [Map]Edberg   [Map]Killam   [Map]
Ankerton   [Map]Forestburg   [Map]Meeting Creek   [Map]
Bawlf   [Map]Gadsby   [Map]Red Willow   [Map]
Berkinshaw   [Map]Galahad   [Map]Rosalind   [Map]
Daysland   [Map]Heisler   [Map]Sedgewick   [Map]
Donalda   [Map]Kelsey   [Map]Strome   [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 start with 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 St. Martin RC 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

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The Communities of 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 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 St. Martin RC Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.6674, Longitude: -112.2237     [Map].

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<2>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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