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Taylor 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.

On this page you'll find:

The Location of the Taylor Cemetery...

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

Lat:   50.4364°   (50° 26' 11")

Lon:   -112.4874°   (-112° 29' 14")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Taylor 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.


  Taylor Cemetery  

  Gleichen Cemetery
  Champion Cemetery
  Bassano Cemetery
  Rolling Hills Cemetery
  Duchess Cemetery
  Alston Cemetery
   Estimated location<1>
  Brooks Cemetery
  Bowville Cemetery
  Bow City Cemetery
  Albion Ridge Cemetery
  Vulcan Cemetery
  Taber Memorial Gardens
  Reid Hill Cemetery
  Royal View Memorial Cemetery
  Scandia Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Taylor Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Bassano Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bow City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Bowville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Reid Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West (W) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Reid Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2515246)

Scandia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Taylor Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 12 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Taylor Cemetery.

Bassano   [Map]Lomond   [Map]Retlaw   [Map]
Bow City   [Map]Milo   [Map]Rosemary   [Map]
Brooks   [Map]Queenstown   [Map]Scandia   [Map]
Enchant   [Map]Rainier   [Map]Shouldice   [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 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 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 Taylor 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     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta     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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . 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 Taylor Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.4364, Longitude: -112.4874     [Map].

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