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The location of Manola Cemetery

A visit to the Manola 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 Manola Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Manola Cemetery (FAG ID #2382611)

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 six sections:

The Location of the Manola Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   54.0934°   (54° 5' 36")

Lon:   -114.2009°   (-114° 12' 3")

Establishment of the Manola Cemetery ...

The Manola Cemetery was established in 1930.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Manola Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Barrhead Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Manola Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2287812
Belvedere Community Church / All Saints Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Manola Cemetery
Bloomsbury Pentecostal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Manola Cemetery
Christ Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Manola Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2343453
Epiphany Lutheran of Sion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Manola Cemetery
Hazel Bluff United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Manola Cemetery
Mellowdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Manola Cemetery
Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Manola Cemetery
St. Luke's Anglican of Sion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Manola Cemetery
St. Wolodymyr Greek Orthodox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Manola Cemetery
Sion United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Manola Cemetery
Westlock Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Manola Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Manola Cemetery.

Alcomdale   [Map]     Lunnford   [Map]    
Barrhead   [Map]     Manola   [Map]    
Birch Cove   [Map]     Nakamun Park   [Map]    
Bloomsbury   [Map]     Neerlandia   [Map]    
Busby   [Map]     Pibroch   [Map]    
Camp Creek   [Map]     Pickardville   [Map]    
Campsie   [Map]     Rich Valley   [Map]    
Dapp   [Map]     Rossington   [Map]    
Freedom   [Map]     Westlock   [Map]    
Linaria   [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 and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Manola 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 Manola Cemetery (FAG ID #2382611)   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 Manola Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2382611

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. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Manola Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.0934, Longitude: -114.2009     [Map].

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