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Bawlf Cemetery


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Profile for the Bawlf Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Bawlf Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Bawlf Cemetery (FAG ID #2509712)

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 Bawlf Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.9158°   (52° 54' 56")

Lon:   -112.4579°   (-112° 27' 28")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-30-045-17-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 30, Township 045, Range 17, West of the 4th Meridian

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bawlf Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Bawlf Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bawlf Cemetery
Daysland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bawlf Cemetery
Green View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bawlf Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2402527
Lake Demay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Bawlf Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2367204
Larson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bawlf Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2464331
Melville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bawlf Cemetery
Parkland Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bawlf Cemetery
St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Bawlf Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2435765

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bawlf Cemetery.

Ankerton   [Map]Duhamel   [Map]Kingman   [Map]
Armena   [Map]Edberg   [Map]Meeting Creek   [Map]
Bawlf   [Map]Ferintosh   [Map]New Norway   [Map]
Bruce   [Map]Ferlow Junction   [Map]Ohaton   [Map]
Camrose   [Map]Heisler   [Map]Poe   [Map]
Daysland   [Map]Holden   [Map]Rosalind   [Map]
Donalda   [Map]Kelsey   [Map]Round Hill   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and 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 - although 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 Bawlf 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:     The Bawlf Cemetery (FAG ID #2509712)     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 Bawlf Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Bawlf Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Bawlf Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Bawlf Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2509712

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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:

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in . 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 Bawlf Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9158, Longitude: -112.4579     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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