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A visit to the High Mound 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 High Mound Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The High Mound Cemetery (FAG ID #2371839)

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 High Mound Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   52.5494°   (52° 32' 57")

Lon:   -111.3489°   (-111° 20' 56")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . NE-22-041-10-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 22, Township 041, Range 10, West of the 4th 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 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 High Mound Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the High Mound Cemetery.

  • Alliance
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alliance
    • Alliance lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of High Mound Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alliance
  • Amisk
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amisk
    • Amisk lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of High Mound Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amisk
  • Battle Bend
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battle Bend
    • Battle Bend lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of High Mound Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battle Bend
  • Bellshill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellshill
    • Bellshill lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of High Mound Cemetery
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  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • Berkinshaw
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berkinshaw
      • Berkinshaw lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Brownfield
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownfield
      • Brownfield lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of High Mound Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownfield
    • Bulwark - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bulwark
      • Bulwark was located 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southwest of High Mound Cemetery
    • Czar
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Czar
      • Czar lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the east of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Fabyan
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fabyan
      • Fabyan lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the northeast of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Galahad
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galahad
      • Galahad lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the west of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Hardisty
    • Hughenden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughenden
      • Hughenden lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the east of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Irma
    • Jarrow
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarrow
      • Jarrow lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the north of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Killam
    • Lougheed
    • Neutral Hills
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neutral Hills
      • Neutral Hills lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the southeast of High Mound Cemetery
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    • Sedgewick
    • Wainwright

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 High Mound Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Amisk Park Luteran Cemetery
  • Bethany Lutheran Cemetery
  • Brown Family Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brown Family Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Brown Family Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Brown Family Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of High Mound Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brown Family Cemetery
  • Fairfield Cemetery
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...

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 High Mound Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2371839
  • Referenced Books / Documents ...
  • Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)
    • Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups

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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 '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 High Mound Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5494, Longitude: -111.3489    
<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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