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Fork Lake Cemetery


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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 Fork Lake Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Fork Lake Cemetery (FAG ID #2274361)

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.

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The Location of the Fork Lake Cemetery...

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

Lat:   54.4429°   (54° 26' 34")

Lon:   -111.5685°   (-111° 34' 6")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SW-14-063-11-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 14, Township 063, Range 11, West of the 4th Meridian

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Fork Lake Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


  Fork Lake Cemetery  


List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> of the Fork Lake Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
Holy Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417442
Lac La Biche Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 33 miles [53.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2559940
Rife Anglican Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 36 miles [57.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2558273
Sideview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2260857
Wahstao Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 36 miles [57.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fork Lake Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2591299

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Fork Lake Cemetery.

Ashmont   [Map]Goodridge   [Map]Rich Lake   [Map]
Beaver Lake   [Map]Horseshoe Bay   [Map]Saint Lina   [Map]
Boyne Lake   [Map]Iron River   [Map]Saint Vincent   [Map]
Franchere   [Map]Kikino   [Map]Spedden   [Map]
Glendon   [Map]Mallaig   [Map]Therien   [Map]
Goodfish Lake   [Map]McRae   [Map]Vilna   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Fork Lake Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     The Fork Lake Cemetery (FAG ID #2274361)
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta     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 Fork Lake Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2274361

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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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:

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from . 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 Fork Lake Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4429, Longitude: -111.5685     [Map].

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