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The location of Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery









A visit to the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery

Lat:   53.6573°   (53° 39' 26")

Lon:   -113.4670°   (-113° 28' 1")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-10-054-24-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 10, Township 054, Range 24, West of the 4th Meridian

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Beechmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2205652<2>
 
Chevra Kadisha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278096
 
Edmonton Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1980249
 
Evergreen Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996735
 
Ft. Saskatchewan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2226112
 
Little Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2327926
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #639338
 
Notre Dames De Lourdes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 
St. Albert RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2277129
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2272708
 
St. Joachim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2225480
 
Westlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2169828

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery.

Athlone   [Map]     Mayfield   [Map]    
Baturyn   [Map]     Namao   [Map]    
Caernarvon   [Map]     Newton   [Map]    
Carbondale   [Map]     Pineview   [Map]    
Deer Ridge   [Map]     Rossdale   [Map]    
Delton   [Map]     Rosslyn   [Map]    
Edmonton   [Map]     Saint Albert   [Map]    
Hairsine   [Map]     Sherbrooke   [Map]    
Idylwylde   [Map]     Sifton Park   [Map]    
Killarney   [Map]     Upper Manor Estates   [Map]    
Lamoureux   [Map]     Virginia Park   [Map]    
Lancaster Park   [Map]     Volmer   [Map]    
Lower Manor Estates   [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 first turn to 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 information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake 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:   Home Page
 
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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery.

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 ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6573, Longitude: -113.4670     [Map].

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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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