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Bunker Hill Cemetery
(Alberta)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Bunker Hill Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Bunker Hill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Bunker Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2305296)

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 Bunker Hill Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.9856°   (52° 59' 8")

Lon:   -114.3647°   (-114° 21' 52")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SW-22-046-03-W5     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 22, Township 046, Range 03, West of the 5th Meridian

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Bunker Hill Cemetery has been estimated.<3>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Bunker Hill Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Bunker Hill Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> of the Bunker Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alder Flats Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 
Berrymoor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Berrymoor Cemetery (FAG ID #2381163)
 
Breton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Breton Cemetery (FAG ID #2293094)
 
Calmar Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 
Dakota United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Dakota United Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2513576)
 
Dalby Swedish Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Dalby Swedish Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #2386480)
 
Mt. Auburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mt. Auburn Cemetery (FAG ID #2188699)
 
West Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Bunker Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the West Haven Cemetery (FAG ID #2292719)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bunker Hill Cemetery.

Alsike   [Map]Grandview   [Map]Poplar Bay   [Map]
Antross   [Map]Hoadley   [Map]Silver Beach   [Map]
Argentia Beach   [Map]Itaska Beach   [Map]Sundance Beach   [Map]
Bluffton   [Map]Ma-me-o Beach   [Map]Sunnybrook   [Map]
Breton   [Map]Mission Beach   [Map]Warburg   [Map]
Crystal Springs   [Map]Mulhurst   [Map]Westerose   [Map]
Fern Creek   [Map]Mulhurst Bay   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Golden Days   [Map]Norris Beach   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Bunker Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     The Bunker Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2305296)
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta
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 Bunker Hill Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2305296

Referenced Books / Documents ...

Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
      Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

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Visit our Community Index for Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9856, Longitude: -114.3647     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bunker Hill Cemetery have been estimated.

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Bunker Hill Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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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>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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