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A visit to the Daysland 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 Daysland Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Daysland Cemetery (FAG ID #2381942)

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 Daysland Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Daysland Cemetery

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

Lat:   52.8795°   (52° 52' 46")

Lon:   -112.2544°   (-112° 15' 15")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . SE-16-045-16-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Southeast Quarter of Section 16, Township 045, Range 16, West of the 4th Meridian

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 helpful 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 Daysland Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Daysland Cemetery.

  • Ankerton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ankerton
    • Ankerton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Daysland Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ankerton
  • Bawlf
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bawlf
    • Bawlf lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bawlf
  • Bruce
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruce
    • Bruce lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the north of Daysland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
  • Camrose
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Daysland
    • Donalda
    • Duhamel
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duhamel
      • Duhamel lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duhamel came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duhamel
    • Edberg
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edberg
      • Edberg lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edberg
    • Ferlow Junction
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferlow Junction
      • Ferlow Junction lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Forestburg
    • Galahad
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galahad
      • Galahad lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Heisler
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heisler
      • Heisler lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Holden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holden
      • Holden lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the north of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Kelsey
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelsey
      • Kelsey lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Killam
    • Meeting Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeting Creek
      • Meeting Creek lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Daysland Cemetery
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    • New Norway
    • Ohaton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ohaton
      • Ohaton lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Poe
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poe
      • Poe lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the north of Daysland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poe
    • Rosalind
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosalind
      • Rosalind lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Round Hill
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Hill
      • Round Hill lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Daysland Cemetery
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    • Ryley
    • Sedgewick
    • Strome
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strome
      • Strome lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Daysland Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strome
    • Viking
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viking
      • Viking lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Daysland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viking came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viking
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viking<4>

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended List of Communities.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Daysland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Bawlf Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bawlf Cemetery
    • Bawlf Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Daysland Cemetery.
    • Bawlf Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Bawlf / Park Cemetery
    • Park Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bawlf Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2509712<1>
  • Green View Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green View Cemetery
    • Green View Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Daysland Cemetery.
    • Green View Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Green View / Rosalind United Church Cemetery
    • Greenview Cemetery
    • Rosalind United Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green View Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2402527<1>
  • Hegre Norwegian Lutheran Church Cemetery
  • Lake Demay Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lake Demay Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Lake Demay Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Lake Demay Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Daysland Cemetery.
    • Lake Demay Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Lake Demay Burial Grounds
    • Lake Demay Lutheran Free Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Demay Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2367204<1>
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • Rosalind Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rosalind Cemetery
      • Rosalind Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Daysland Cemetery.
      • Rosalind Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Elizabeth of Prague Catholic Cemetery
      • St. Elizabeth of Prague Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosalind Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2435765<1>
    • St. Boniface Catholic Church Cemetery, Spring Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Boniface Catholic Church Cemetery, Spring Lake
      • St. Boniface Catholic Church Cemetery, Spring Lake lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Daysland Cemetery.
      • St. Boniface Catholic Church Cemetery, Spring Lake has also been known as:
      • St. Boniface RC Church Cemetery
      • Spring Lake Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Boniface Catholic Church Cemetery, Spring Lake
    • Strome Catholic Cemetery

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 try 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 Daysland Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2381942
  • 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 ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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.
<2>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 Daysland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.8795, Longitude: -112.2544    
<3>If we have 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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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