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Our Genealogy Helper for Carbondale ...

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 Carbondale (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 an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Carbondale. 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.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Carbondale:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Alberta

Cemeteries Near Carbondale ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Carbondale.

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 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 Carbondale covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
  • Bon Accord Cemetery
  • St. Albert RC Cemetery
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery
  • St. Michael's Cemetery
  • Little Mountain Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Little Mountain Cemetery
    • Little Mountain Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Carbondale.
    • Little Mountain Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Little Mountain Municipal Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Mountain Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2327926<2>
  • Continue List ...
    • Evergreen Memorial Gardens
    • Emmanuel Anglican Church Cemetery
    • Beechmount Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Beechmount Cemetery
      • Beechmount Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Carbondale.
      • Beechmount Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Beechmont Cemetery
      • Beechmount Municipal Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beechmount Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2205652<2>
    • Ft. Saskatchewan Gaol Cemetery
    • Notre Dames De Lourdes Cemetery
    • St. Joachim Cemetery
    • Edmonton Municipal Cemetery
    • Westlawn Memorial Gardens
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
      • Westlawn Memorial Gardens lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Carbondale.
      • Westlawn Memorial Gardens has also been known as:
      • Westlawn Cemetery
      • Westlawn Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westlawn Memorial Gardens
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2169828<2>
    • Chevra Kadisha Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery
      • The Chevra Kadisha Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located in Edmonton.More precisely, Chevra Kadisha Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Carbondale.
      • Chevra Kadisha Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Edmonton Jewish Cemetery
      • Jewish Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chevra Kadisha Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278096<2>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Carbondale. See our List of 1890's Communities around Carbondale.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Carbondale ...

While our initial data about Carbondale came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Carbondale in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Carbondale.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

SPV's Comprehensive Railroad Atlas of North America - Western Canada
(Available from Amazon.com)

Written by: Walker, Mike

Published by Steam Powered Video (SPV), 2006

for Carbondale. See our Misc Page for Carbondale for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carbondale) 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 Carbondale. 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 CarbondaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7500, Longitude: -113.5333    
<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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