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A visit to the Gordondale 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 Gordondale Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Gordondale Cemetery (FAG ID #2477707)

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 Gordondale Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Gordondale Cemetery

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

Lat:   55.8402°   (55° 50' 24")

Lon:   -119.5668°   (-119° 34' 0")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . SE-13-079-11-W6 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Southeast Quarter of Section 13, Township 079, Range 11, West of the 6th Meridian

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 websites either 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 Gordondale Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> of the Gordondale Cemetery.

  • Bay Tree
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Tree came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Tree
    • Bay Tree lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Gordondale Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Tree
  • Bear Canyon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Canyon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Canyon
    • Bear Canyon lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the north of Gordondale Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Canyon
  • Blueberry Mountain
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blueberry Mountain
    • Blueberry Mountain lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of Gordondale Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blueberry Mountain
  • Bonanza
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonanza came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonanza
    • Bonanza lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Gordondale Cemetery
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  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • Briar Ridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Briar Ridge
      • Briar Ridge lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briar Ridge
    • Cherry Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Point
      • Cherry Point lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Point
    • Clayhurst
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayhurst
      • Clayhurst lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Gordondale Cemetery
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    • Dawson Creek
    • Demmitt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Demmitt came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Demmitt
      • Demmitt lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Demmitt
    • Doe River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doe River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doe River
      • Doe River lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doe River
    • Gordondale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordondale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordondale
      • Gordondale lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordondale
    • Gundy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gundy
      • Gundy lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southwest of Gordondale Cemetery
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    • Poplar Ridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poplar Ridge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar Ridge
      • Poplar Ridge lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the east of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar Ridge
    • Pouce Coupe
    • Rolla
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolla
      • Rolla lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the west of Gordondale Cemetery
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    • Shearer Dale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shearer Dale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shearer Dale
      • Shearer Dale lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shearer Dale
    • Silver Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Valley
      • Silver Valley lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the north of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Valley
    • Spirit River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spirit River
      • Spirit River lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the east of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spirit River
    • Tupper
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tupper came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tupper
      • Tupper lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Gordondale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tupper

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Gordondale Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Blueberry Mtn. Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Blueberry Mtn. Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Blueberry Mtn. Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of Gordondale Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Blueberry Mtn. Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blueberry Mtn. Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2552580<1>
  • Briar Ridge Cemetery
    • Briar Ridge Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Gordondale Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Briar Ridge Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briar Ridge Cemetery
  • Cherry Point Cemetery
    • Cherry Point Cemetery lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Gordondale Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cherry Point Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Point Cemetery
  • Dawson Creek City Cemetery
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

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

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  FAG ID #2477707
  • 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Gordondale Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.8402, Longitude: -119.5668    
<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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