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The location of Fairview Cemetery









A visit to the Fairview Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Fairview Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #2239693)

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 Fairview Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Fairview Cemetery

Lat:   52.4761°   (52° 28' 33")

Lon:   -113.7217°   (-113° 43' 18")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Fairview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Alto Reste Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2131209
 
Aspelund Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2500225
 
Bentley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2414665
 
Blackfalds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Dakota United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2513576
 
Earlville Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Forest Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Red Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2197738

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairview Cemetery.

Bentley   [Map]     Kasha   [Map]    
Blackfalds   [Map]     Lacombe   [Map]    
Central Park   [Map]     Morningside   [Map]    
Clive   [Map]     Ponoka   [Map]    
College Heights   [Map]     Red Deer   [Map]    
Crestomere   [Map]     Red Deer Junction   [Map]    
Fort Normandeau   [Map]     Rosedale Valley   [Map]    
Gull Lake   [Map]     Spruce Lane Acres   [Map]    
Haynes   [Map]     Tees   [Map]    
Jarvis Bay   [Map]     Woodland Hills   [Map]    
Joffre   [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 begin 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 information is open to all and free to view - you should note that 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 Fairview 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:   The Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #2239693)
 
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 Fairview Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Fairview Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Fairview Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Fairview Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2239693

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alberta

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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.

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<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Fairview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4761, Longitude: -113.7217     [Map].

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