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Graburn United Cemetery


The location of Graburn United Cemetery


Profile for the Graburn United Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Graburn United Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Graburn United Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Graburn United Cemetery (FAG ID #2470961)

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.

This page contains five sections:

The Location of the Graburn United Cemetery...

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

Lat:   49.8298°   (49° 49' 47")

Lon:   -110.1859°   (-110° 11' 9")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-35-009-01-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 35, Township 009, Range 01, West of the 4th Meridian

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Graburn United Cemetery has been estimated.<3>

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> of the Graburn United Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Christman Cemetery (SK)   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2492836
Congregational Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 32 miles [51.5 km] to the North (N) of the Graburn United Cemetery
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1989522
Maple Creek Cemetery (SK)   [Map]
 - Lies 32 miles [51.5 km] to the East (E) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2193952
Redcliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2309461
Saamis Prairie View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2193982
Seven Persons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the West (W) of the Graburn United Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2389830

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 6 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Graburn United Cemetery.

Dunmore   [Map]Medicine Hat   [Map]
Elkwater   [Map]Ross Glen   [Map]
Hatton (SK)   [Map]Walsh   [Map]
Irvine   [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 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 Graburn United Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     The Graburn United Cemetery (FAG ID #2470961)     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 Graburn United Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2470961

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 ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.8298, Longitude: -110.1859     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Graburn United Cemetery have been estimated.

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Graburn United Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>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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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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