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Aetna Cemetery
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Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Aetna Cemetery...

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

Lat:   49.1163°   (49° 6' 58")

Lon:   -113.2714°   (-113° 16' 17")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-15-002-25-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 15, Township 002, Range 25, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Aetna Cemetery.

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


 

  Aetna Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Aetna Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Beazer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Aetna Cemetery
 
Caldwell - Moir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 
Cardston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Cardston Cemetery (FAG ID #2164320)
 
Leavitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Aetna Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Aetna Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mountain View Cemetery (FAG ID #2243192)
 
Taylorville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Aetna Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Aetna Cemetery.

Aetna   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Mountain View   [Map]
Beazer   [Map]Hill Spring   [Map]Spring Coulee   [Map]
Cardston   [Map]Kimball   [Map]Stand Off   [Map]
Carway   [Map]Leavitt   [Map]Woolford   [Map]
Del Bonita   [Map]Magrath   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 might help with the Aetna Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

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:     Home Page
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 Aetna Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Aetna Cemetery.

Referenced Books / Documents ...

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

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Visit our Community Index for Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Aetna Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.1163, Longitude: -113.2714     [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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