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A visit to the Glenwood 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 Glenwood Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Glenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #2165503)

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 Glenwood Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Glenwood Cemetery

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

Lat:   49.3860°   (49° 23' 9")

Lon:   -113.5004°   (-113° 30' 1")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . NE-13-005-27-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 13, Township 005, Range 27, West of the 4th Meridian

Establishment of the Glenwood Cemetery ...

The Glenwood Cemetery was established in 1910.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Glenwood Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Aetna
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aetna
    • Aetna lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Glenwood Cemetery
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  • Beazer
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beazer
    • Beazer lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Glenwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beazer came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beazer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beazer<4>
  • Brocket
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brocket
    • Brocket lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Glenwood Cemetery
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  • Cardston
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Carway
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carway
      • Carway lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the south of Glenwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carway came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Fort MacLeod
    • Glenwood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest of Glenwood 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Glenwood 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
    • Kimball
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimball
      • Kimball lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Glenwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimball came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimball
    • Leavitt
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leavitt
      • Leavitt lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Glenwood Cemetery
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    • Mountain View
    • Pincher Creek
    • Pincher Station
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pincher Station
      • Pincher Station lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Glenwood Cemetery
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    • Spring Coulee
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Coulee
      • Spring Coulee lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Glenwood Cemetery
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    • Springridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springridge
      • Springridge lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Glenwood Cemetery
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    • Stand Off
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stand Off
      • Stand Off lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Glenwood Cemetery
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    • Twin Butte
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Butte
      • Twin Butte lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Glenwood 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>
    • Woolford
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woolford
      • Woolford lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Glenwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woolford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woolford

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Glenwood 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Glenwood Cemetery.
    • Brocket Colony Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Brocket Cemetery
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  • Fishburn Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fishburn Cemetery
    • Fishburn Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Glenwood Cemetery.
    • Fishburn Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Fishburn United Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishburn Cemetery
  • Hartley Cemetery
  • Hill Spring Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hill Spring Cemetery
    • Hill Spring Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Glenwood Cemetery.
    • Hill Spring Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Hillspring Cemetery
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  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Hillspring Pioneer Cemetery
    • 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 west of Glenwood Cemetery.
      • St. Henry Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Henry RC Cemetery
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    • St. Paul's Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Paul's Cemetery
      • St. Paul's Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south of Glenwood Cemetery.
      • St. Paul's Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Paul's Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2483310<1>
    • Springridge Mennonite Cemetery

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 Glenwood Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2165503
  • 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' 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 Glenwood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.3860, Longitude: -113.5004    
<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.




 

 

 

 

 


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