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A visit to the Alix Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Alix Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Alix Cemetery (FAG ID #2298412)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Alix Cemetery ...

The Alix Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the northeast of Alix.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Alix Cemetery

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Alix Cemetery

Lat:   52.4055°   (52° 24' 19")

Lon:   -113.1716°   (-113° 10' 17")

Websites to help with your research ...

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

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Alix Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Alix Cemetery.

  • Alix
  • Ardley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardley
    • Ardley lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Alix Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardley
  • Bashaw
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bashaw
    • Bashaw lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Alix Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bashaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bashaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bashaw<3>
  • Chigwell
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chigwell
    • Chigwell lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Alix Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Chigwell. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chigwell
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Clive
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clive
      • Clive lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Alix Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clive came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clive
    • Delburne
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delburne
      • Delburne lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delburne
    • Erskine
    • Haynes
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haynes
      • Haynes lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haynes
    • Hillsdown
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsdown
      • Hillsdown lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the southwest of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsdown
    • Joffre
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joffre
      • Joffre lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joffre
    • Lousana
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lousana
      • Lousana lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Alix Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lousana came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lousana
    • Mirror
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mirror
      • Mirror lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mirror
    • Nevis
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nevis
      • Nevis lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Alix Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nevis came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nevis
    • Oberlin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oberlin
      • Oberlin lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oberlin
    • Rochon Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochon Sands
      • Rochon Sands lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochon Sands
    • Stettler
    • Tees
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tees
      • Tees lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tees
    • White Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sands
      • White Sands lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Alix Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sands

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended List of Communities.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Alix Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Bashaw Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bashaw Cemetery
    • Bashaw Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Alix Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bashaw Cemetery
  • Earlville Rutherford Cemetery
  • Erskine Cemetery
  • Great Bend Cemetery
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Liberal Cemetery
    • Mirror Cemetery
    • Tail Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tail Creek Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Tail Creek Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Tail Creek Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Alix Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tail Creek Cemetery
    • Tees Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Alix Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2298412
  • Referenced Books / Documents ...
  • Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
    • Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>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- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Alix Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4055, Longitude: -113.1716    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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