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A visit to the Frog Lake 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 Frog Lake Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave <1> website: The Frog Lake Cemetery (FG ID #2329721)

Note: 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 Frog Lake Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   53.8316°   (53° 49' 53")

Lon:   -110.4347°   (-110° 26' 4")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SE-18-056-03-W4    (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southeast Quarter of Section 18, Township 056, Range 03, 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 professional and volunteer 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 Frog Lake Cemetery:

  • Pages specific to Alberta:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Frog Lake Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Frog Lake Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Frog Lake Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Frog Lake
      (Less than 2 miles to the east)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frog Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frog Lake
    • Heinsburg
      (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Riverview
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Lindbergh
      (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lindbergh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lindbergh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lindbergh <4>
    • Tulliby Lake
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tulliby Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tulliby Lake
    • Lea Park
      (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lea Park
    • Sputinow
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sputinow came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sputinow
    • Dewberry
      (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dewberry
    • Hazeldine
      (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Onion Lake
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Elk Point
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Clandonald
      (21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Continue List   (6 more) ...
      • Marwayne
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marwayne
      • Rusylvia
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rusylvia
      • Derwent
        (24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Derwent
      • Gurneyville
        (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northwest)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurneyville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gurneyville
      • Alcurve
        (26 miles [41.8 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcurve came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcurve
      • Beaverdam
        (26 miles [41.8 km] to the north)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverdam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverdam

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

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 8 that are within 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> of the Frog Lake Cemetery.<5>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Frog Lake Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    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 continue 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 Frog Lake Cemetery:

    • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2329721
    • Referenced Books / Documents ...
    • Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
      • Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

    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 things 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 Frog Lake Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8316, Longitude: -110.4347    
    <3>If we 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>While we have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.









 

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