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Athabasca Municipal Cemetery


The location of Athabasca Municipal 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 Athabasca Municipal Cemetery...

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

Lat:   54.7331°   (54° 43' 59")

Lon:   -113.2562°   (-113° 15' 22")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Boyle Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
St. Alphonsus RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
Cash Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
Donatville RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
Ferguson District Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
Meanook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery
Mother of Perpetual Help Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Athabasca Municipal Cemetery.

Amber Valley   [Map]Ellscott   [Map]South Baptiste   [Map]
Athabasca   [Map]Island Lake   [Map]Sunset Beach   [Map]
Boyle   [Map]Island Lake South   [Map]West Baptiste   [Map]
Colinton   [Map]Meanook   [Map]Whispering Hills   [Map]
Coolidge   [Map]Perryvale   [Map]White Gull   [Map]
Donatville   [Map]Rochester   [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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Athabasca Municipal Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . 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 Athabasca Municipal Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.7331, Longitude: -113.2562     [Map].

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