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The location of Blueberry Mountain Cemetery









A visit to the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

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 Blueberry Mountain Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Blueberry Mountain Cemetery (FAG ID #2552580)

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.

This page contains five sections:

The Location of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   55.9269°   (55° 55' 36")

Lon:   -119.1436°   (-119° 8' 36")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-11-080-08-W6     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 11, Township 080, Range 08, West of the 6th Meridian

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery has been estimated.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

All Saints Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 
Gordondale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 
Hillhaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2514261
 
Hinterland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 
Immaculate Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 
St. Paul's / Royce Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery
 
St. Peter & St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 9 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Blueberry Mountain Cemetery.

Blueberry Mountain   [Map]     Poplar Ridge   [Map]    
Bonanza   [Map]     Rycroft   [Map]    
Dunvegan   [Map]     Silver Valley   [Map]    
Fort Dunvegan   [Map]     Spirit River   [Map]    
Gordondale   [Map]     Woking   [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 begin 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 Blueberry Mountain 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
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Blueberry Mountain Cemetery (FAG ID #2552580)
 
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 Blueberry Mountain Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2552580

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: www.alberta.ca/


Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 Blueberry Mountain Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.9269, Longitude: -119.1436     [Map].

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