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Cemeteries Near Swan Hills ...

The red map marker shows the location of Swan Hills.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map..

If you click on the [Map] that follows the cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of that cemetery.

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been verified.


 

  Swan Hills  


  Vega Community Cemetery [Map]
  Topland Cemetery [Map]
  Blue Ridge Cemetery [Map]

List of Neighboring Cemeteries ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Swan Hills (within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1>). The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

This is a new section of our Gazetteer and we're still collecting data about cemeteries and their location. If you know of a cemetery that should be included, please let us know.

We are looking for information such as the name of the cemetery, its GPS location, whether the cemetery is still in use or if it is historic (ie- defunct, abandoned,  etc.). If it applies, we would also like to learn of any past or alternate names that the cemetery has been known by.

If you don't know the GPS location (ie- the latitude/longitude) of a cemetery, please use our Map Page for Swan Hills to determine the cemetery's position (the instructions for finding the latitude/longitude can be found below the map).

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our collection of Genealogy Websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Swan Hills.

The following cemeteries are located in .

Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 41 miles [66 km] to the South (S) of Swan Hills
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Blue Ridge Cemetery (FAG ID #2436957)
 
Topland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Swan Hills
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Topland Cemetery (FAG ID #2343066)
 
Vega Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 46 miles [74 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Swan Hills
 - Location has been verified

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The official website for Swan Hills: www.townofswanhills.com/

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


Need help with your genealogy? These are excellent websites to visit when searching in and around the area of Swan Hills:

CanadaGenWeb for the Province of Alberta
Cyndi's List for the Province of Alberta
Family Search for the Province of Alberta

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Swan Hills.






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Swan Hills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Swan Hills) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Swan Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Swan Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swan Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.7210, Longitude: -115.4028     [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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