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



Introduction ...

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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery ...

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

Websites to help with your 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 websites are open to everyone.

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:

  • Pages specific to Alberta:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake 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 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Lancaster Park
      (Less than 2 miles to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster Park came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster Park
    • Baturyn
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baturyn
    • Dunluce
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunluce
    • Caernarvon
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Rosslyn
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosslyn
    • Killarney
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
    • Sifton Park
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Hairsine
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hairsine
    • Lower Manor Estates
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Namao
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Namao came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Namao
    • Pineview
      (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineview
    • Akinsdale
      (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Continue List   (13 more) ...
      • Athlone
        (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athlone
      • Delton
        (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delton
      • Newton
        (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Upper Manor Estates
        (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
      • Sherbrooke
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
      • Virginia Park
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
      • Abbottsfield
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
      • Carbondale
        (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbondale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
      • Saint Albert
        (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albert
        • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Albert <3>
      • Edmonton
        (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
      • Deer Ridge
        (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
      • Mayfield
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield
      • Rossdale
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rossdale

    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 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of the Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery.<4>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake 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 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

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

    Footnotes ...

    <1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6573, Longitude: -113.4670    
    <2>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
    <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.
    <5>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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