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Horn Hill Cemetery


The location of Horn Hill Cemetery


Profile for the Horn Hill Cemetery ...

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 Horn Hill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Horn Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2382719)

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.

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The Location of the Horn Hill Cemetery...

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

Lat:   52.1425°   (52° 8' 32")

Lon:   -113.7699°   (-113° 46' 11")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-34-036-27-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 34, Township 036, Range 27, West of the 4th Meridian

Establishment of the Horn Hill Cemetery ...

The Horn Hill Cemetery was established in 1899.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Horn Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Alto Reste Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2131209
Innisfail Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2175515
Mt. Calvary RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
Red Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Horn Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2197738

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Horn Hill Cemetery.

Birchcliff   [Map]Innisfail   [Map]Penhold   [Map]
Blackfalds   [Map]Jarvis Bay   [Map]Pine Lake   [Map]
Bowden   [Map]Joffre   [Map]Red Deer   [Map]
Central Park   [Map]Kasha   [Map]Springbrook   [Map]
Fort Normandeau   [Map]Markerville   [Map]Spruce Lane Acres   [Map]
Haynes   [Map]Mayton   [Map]Sylvan Lake   [Map]
Henday   [Map]Netook   [Map]Wimborne   [Map]
Hillsdown   [Map]Norglenwold   [Map]Woodland Hills   [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 visit 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 it should be mentioned that 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 Horn Hill 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 Horn Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2382719)     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 Horn Hill Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2382719

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 ...

Search for a Community in Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

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:

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Horn Hill Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.1425, Longitude: -113.7699     [Map].

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