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A visit to the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave <1> website: The Chevra Kadisha Cemetery (FG ID #2278096)

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 Chevra Kadisha Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery

Lat:   53.5424°   (53° 32' 32")

Lon:   -113.4454°   (-113° 26' 43")

As an estimate, the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located in Edmonton.

Name Variations for Chevra Kadisha Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Chevra Kadisha Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Jewish Cemetery
  • Edmonton Jewish Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

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 professional and volunteer 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 Chevra Kadisha 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 Chevra Kadisha 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 33 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery.

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

    • Virginia Park
      (Less than 2 miles to the north)
    • Idylwylde
      (Less than 2 miles to the south)
    • Rossdale
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the west)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rossdale
    • Hazeldean
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
    • Avonmore
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avonmore
    • Delton
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delton
    • Abbottsfield
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Newton
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Edmonton
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the west)
    • Killarney
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest)
    • Sifton Park
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Belgravia
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Continue List   (21 more) ...
      • Tweedle Place
        (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
      • Rosslyn
        (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosslyn
      • Hairsine
        (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hairsine
      • Sherbrooke
        (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
      • Steinhauer
        (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
      • Lee Ridge
        (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
      • Kameyosek
        (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
      • Weinlos
        (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weinlos
      • Caernarvon
        (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
      • Athlone
        (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athlone
      • Sherwood
        (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
      • Lynnwood
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynnwood
      • Brander Gardens
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
      • Ramsay Heights
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
      • Aspen Gardens
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
      • Westbrook Estate
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
      • Menisa
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menisa
      • Baturyn
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baturyn
      • Sherwood Park
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
      • Dunluce
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunluce
      • Mayfield
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield

    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 20 that are within 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> of the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery.<4>

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

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

    Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

    Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we continue to add detail as we find it.

    We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery:

    The official website for Province of Alberta:

    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:
    <2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5424, Longitude: -113.4454    
    <3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
    <4>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.


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