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Springbank United Church Cemetery
(Alberta)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Springbank United Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Springbank United Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2221567)

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 six sections:

The Location of the Springbank United Church Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Springbank United Church Cemetery

Lat:   51.0974°   (51° 5' 50")

Lon:   -114.3510°   (-114° 21' 3")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SW-27-024-03-W5     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 24, Range 3, West of the 5th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Springbank United Church 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.


 

  Springbank United Church Cemetery  


  Bergthal Mennonite Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Eden Brook Memorial Gardens
  Carstairs Cemetery
  Mountain View Memorial Gardens
  Cremona Cemetery
  Strathmore Cemetery
  Crossfield Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  West Brook Cemetery
  St. Marys Cemetery
  Airdrie Cemetery
  Chevra Kadisha Cemetery
  Mitford Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Burnsland Cemetery
  St. Andrew's Cemetery
  Chinese Cemetery
  Wesley Cemetery
  Jewish Memorial Chapel Cemetery
  Calgary Cemetery
  Dalemead Cemetery
  Queen's Park Cemetery
  Davisburg Cemetery
  Rocky View Garden of Peace Cemetery
  Mt. View Mennonite Cemetery
  St. Barnabas Anglican Church Cemetery
  Highwood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Springbank United Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Burnsland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Calgary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Chevra Kadisha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery (FAG ID #2172228)

Chinese Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Eden Brook Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Eden Brook Memorial Gardens (FAG ID #1035052)

Jewish Memorial Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Jewish Memorial Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #2263707)

Mitford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
Queen's Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Queen's Park Cemetery (FAG ID #639344)

St. Andrew's Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Barnabas Anglican Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Marys Cemetery (FAG ID #2149969)

Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Springbank United Church Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Union Cemetery (FAG ID #1804353)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Springbank United Church Cemetery.

Abbeydale   [Map]Cochrane Lake   [Map]Midnapore   [Map]
Acadia   [Map]Douglas Glen   [Map]Mitford   [Map]
Albert Park   [Map]Ghost Lake   [Map]Priddis   [Map]
Balzac   [Map]Heritage Woods   [Map]Ramsay   [Map]
Bragg Creek   [Map]Jumping Pound   [Map]Redwood Meadows   [Map]
Calgary   [Map]Madden   [Map]Sunnyside   [Map]
Cochrane   [Map]Martindale   [Map]Valley Ridge   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 it should be mentioned 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 Springbank United Church 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:     The Springbank United Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2221567)
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 Springbank United Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Springbank United Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Springbank United Church 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 Springbank United Church Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2221567

Referenced Books / Documents ...

Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
      Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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







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 'straight-line' distance from . 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 Springbank United Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0974, Longitude: -114.3510     [Map].

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