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A visit to the Drumheller Municipal 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 Drumheller Municipal Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Drumheller Municipal Cemetery (FAG ID #2146606)

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 Drumheller Municipal Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   51.4519°   (51° 27' 6")

Lon:   -112.6915°   (-112° 41' 29")

Name Variations for Drumheller Municipal 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.

Drumheller Municipal Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Drumheller 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 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 Drumheller Municipal Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Drumheller Municipal Cemetery.

  • Aerial
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aerial
    • Aerial lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Aerial. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aerial
  • Carbon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbon
    • Carbon lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbon
  • Delia
  • Dorothy
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dorothy
    • Dorothy lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dorothy
  • Continue List   (12 more) ...
    • Drumheller
    • East Coulee
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Coulee
      • East Coulee lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Coulee
    • Hesketh
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hesketh
      • Hesketh lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesketh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesketh
    • Michichi
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Michichi
      • Michichi lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Michichi came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michichi
    • Morrin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrin
      • Morrin lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrin
    • Munson
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Munson
      • Munson lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munson came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munson
    • Nacmine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nacmine
      • Nacmine lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nacmine
    • Redland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redland
      • Redland lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redland
    • Rosebud
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosebud
      • Rosebud lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosebud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosebud<5>
    • Rosedale
    • Rosedale Station
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale Station
      • Rosedale Station lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosedale Station came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale Station
    • Wayne
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayne
      • Wayne lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Drumheller Municipal Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayne

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Drumheller Municipal Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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 Drumheller Municipal Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2146606
  • 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>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 '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 Drumheller Municipal Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.4519, Longitude: -112.6915    
<3>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.
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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