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A visit to the Bethany Lutheran Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Note: 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 Bethany Lutheran Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   52.5509°   (52° 33' 3")

Lon:   -111.0596°   (-111° 3' 34")

Jump to a Google Map centered on the Bethany Lutheran Cemetery

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

  • Pages specific to Alberta:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Bethany Lutheran Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Bethany Lutheran Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Bethany Lutheran Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Amisk
      (Less than 2 miles to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amisk
      • Jump to a Google Map centered on Amisk
    • Hughenden
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Czar
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Czar
      • Jump to a Google Map centered on Czar
    • Hardisty
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Battle Bend
      (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Metiskow
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast)
    • Greenshields
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenshields came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenshields
      • Jump to a Google Map centered on Greenshields
    • Bellshill
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
    • Wainwright
      (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Brownfield
      (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownfield
      • Jump to a Google Map centered on Brownfield
    • Neutral Hills
      (22 miles [35.4 km] to the south)
    • Fabyan
      (23 miles [37 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fabyan
      • Jump to a Google Map centered on Fabyan
    • Continue List   (4 more) ...
      • Lougheed
        (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northwest)
      • Cairns ‑ Historic
        (25 miles [40.2 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Cairns. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cairns
      • Heath
        (25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heath
        • Jump to a Google Map centered on Heath
      • Irma
        (26 miles [41.8 km] to the north)

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

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 19 that are within 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> of the Bethany Lutheran Cemetery.<5>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Bethany Lutheran Cemetery, with the nearest first.

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

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

    Footnotes ...

    <1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Bethany Lutheran Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5509, Longitude: -111.0596    
    <2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
    <3>If we 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.
    <4>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.
    <5>While we have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.
    <6>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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