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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 Cessford Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Cessford Cemetery (FAG ID #2576602)

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 Cessford Cemetery...

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

Lat:   51.0081°   (51° 0' 29")

Lon:   -111.4709°   (-111° 28' 15")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-33-023-11-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 33, Township 023, Range 11, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Cessford Cemetery.

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


 

  Cessford Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 50 miles [80.5 km]<2> of the Cessford Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alderson / Carlstadt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 50 miles [80.5 km] to the South (S) of the Cessford Cemetery
 
Bassano Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 45 miles [72.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cessford Cemetery
 
Berry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the North (N) of the Cessford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Berry Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #2452519)
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cessford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Brooks Cemetery (FAG ID #2194338)
 
Cavendish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 45 miles [72.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cessford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Cavendish Cemetery (FAG ID #2591768)
 
Duchess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cessford Cemetery
 
Hanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 49 miles [78.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cessford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hanna Cemetery (FAG ID #2272129)
 
Oyen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 49 miles [78.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cessford Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Oyen Cemetery (FAG ID #2344373)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 11 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Cessford Cemetery.

Big Stone   [Map]Millicent   [Map]
Cessford   [Map]Patricia   [Map]
Duchess   [Map]Pollockville   [Map]
Finnegan   [Map]Steveville   [Map]
Iddesleigh   [Map]Sunnynook   [Map]
Jenner   [Map]Wardlow   [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 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 - 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 Cessford 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 Cessford Cemetery (FAG ID #2576602)
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 Cessford Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2576602

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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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: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cessford Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0081, Longitude: -111.4709     [Map].

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