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Spaniard's Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Our Genealogical Helper for Spaniard's Bay ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Spaniard's Bay (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Spaniard's Bay. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Cemeteries Near Spaniard's Bay ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Spaniard's Bay.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Spaniard's Bay covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
Name of Cemetery    
      6 miles [9.7 km]<1>  
  SSE St. George's Anglican Cemetery [Map]      
  NNE Roman Catholic Parish Cemetery [Map]      
      9 miles [14.5 km]  
  NNE St. James Church Cemetery [Map]      
      14 miles [22.5 km]  
  SE St. Peter's Anglican Church Cemetery [Map]      
  SE Upper Gullies Cemetery [Map]      
      15 miles [24.1 km]  
  ESE All Saints Anglican Cemetery [Map]      
      16 miles [25.7 km]  
  ESE St. John The Evangelist Cemetery [Map]      
  ESE Topsail United Church Cemetery [Map]      
      19 miles [30.6 km]  
  E West Point Cemetery [Map]      
      20 miles [32.2 km]  
  N United Church Cemetery [Map]      
      25 miles [40.2 km]  
  ESE Presentation Anglican Cemetery [Map]      
  E Mt. Pleasant Cemetery [Map]      
  E Chapel Cemetery [Map]      
  E Holy Trinity Parish Cemetery [Map]      
  E St. Nicholas Anglican Cemetery [Map]      


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 or 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 - 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 are relevant to Spaniard's Bay:

For pages that are specific to Newfoundland and Labrador:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     CanadaGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Newfoundland and Labrador:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Newfoundland and Labrador
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Newfoundland and Labrador
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Newfoundland and Labrador     Cemeteries of Newfoundland and Labrador

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spaniard's Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Spaniard's Bay:

Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spaniard's Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spaniard's Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spaniard's Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6148, Longitude: -53.2786     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Spaniard's Bay.


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