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A visit to the Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #2158643)

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 Fairview Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Fairview Cemetery

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

Lat:   49.4938°   (49° 29' 37")

Lon:   -113.9229°   (-113° 55' 22")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 Fairview Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Beaver Mines
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Mines
    • Beaver Mines lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Fairview Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Mines came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Mines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Mines<4>
  • Bellevue
  • Bever Mines
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bever Mines
    • Bever Mines lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Fairview Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bever Mines
  • Blairmore
  • Continue List   (12 more) ...
    • Brocket
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brocket
      • Brocket lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Fairview Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brocket
    • Burmis - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burmis
      • Burmis was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Burmis. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Cowley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowley
      • Cowley lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowley<4>
    • Glenwood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the southeast of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
    • Hill Spring
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill Spring
      • Hill Spring lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill Spring came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill Spring
    • Hillcrest Mines
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest Mines
      • Hillcrest Mines lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the west of Fairview Cemetery
      • Hillcrest Mines has also been known as:
      • Hillcrest
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest Mines
    • Lille - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lille
      • Lille was located 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Lille. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Lundbreck
    • Pincher Creek
    • Pincher Station
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pincher Station
      • Pincher Station lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairview Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Station
    • Springridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springridge
      • Springridge lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of Fairview Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springridge
    • Twin Butte
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Butte
      • Twin Butte lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Fairview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Butte came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Butte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin Butte<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 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Brocket Colony Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brocket Colony Cemetery
    • Brocket Colony Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Fairview Cemetery.
    • Brocket Colony Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Brocket Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brocket Colony Cemetery
  • Cowley Cemetery
  • Fishburn Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fishburn Cemetery
    • Fishburn Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Fairview Cemetery.
    • Fishburn Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Fishburn United Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishburn Cemetery
  • Hartley Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hartley Cemetery
    • Hartley Cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Fairview Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartley Cemetery
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Livingstone Cemetery
    • Pincher Creek Colony
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pincher Creek Colony
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Pincher Creek Colony. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Creek Colony
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2660492<1>
    • St. Henry Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Henry Cemetery
      • St. Henry Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Fairview Cemetery.
      • St. Henry Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Henry RC Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Henry Cemetery
    • Springridge Mennonite Cemetery
    • Trinity Lutheran Cemetery
    • United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairview Cemetery.
      • United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Doukhobor Cemetery
      • United Doukhobors Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2526341<1>

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 Fairview Cemetery:

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for 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 '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 Fairview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.4938, Longitude: -113.9229    
<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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