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A visit to the Meeting Creek 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 Meeting Creek Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Meeting Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #2501186)

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 Meeting Creek Cemetery ...

The Meeting Creek Cemetery is located outside and to the south of Meeting Creek.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Meeting Creek Cemetery

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

Lat:   52.6749°   (52° 40' 29")

Lon:   -112.7293°   (-112° 43' 45")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . SW-05-043-19-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 05, Township 043, Range 19, West of the 4th Meridian

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Meeting Creek Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Meeting Creek Cemetery.

  • Ankerton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ankerton
    • Ankerton lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of Meeting Creek Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ankerton
  • Bashaw
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bashaw
    • Bashaw lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Meeting Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bashaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bashaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bashaw<4>
  • Bawlf
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bawlf
    • Bawlf lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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  • Donalda
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Duhamel
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duhamel
      • Duhamel lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duhamel came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duhamel
    • Edberg
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edberg
      • Edberg lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edberg
    • Ferintosh
    • Ferlow Junction
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferlow Junction
      • Ferlow Junction lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • Heisler
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heisler
      • Heisler lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the east of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • Kelsey
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelsey
      • Kelsey lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelsey
    • Meeting Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeting Creek
      • Meeting Creek lies less than 2 miles<2> to the north of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeting Creek
    • Mirror
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mirror
      • Mirror lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • New Norway
    • Ohaton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ohaton
      • Ohaton lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ohaton
    • Red Willow
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Willow
      • Red Willow lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • Rochon Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochon Sands
      • Rochon Sands lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • Rosalind
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosalind
      • Rosalind lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Meeting Creek Cemetery
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    • White Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sands
      • White Sands lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Meeting Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sands

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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Meeting Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Bashaw Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bashaw Cemetery
    • Bashaw Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Meeting Creek Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bashaw Cemetery
  • Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Meeting Creek Cemetery.
    • Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2410015<1>
  • Donalda Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Donalda Cemetery
    • The Donalda Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the south of Donalda.Stated another way, Donalda Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Meeting Creek Cemetery.
    • Donalda Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Donalda Village Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donalda Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2454924<1>
  • Dorenlee Cemetery
  • Continue List   (5 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 Meeting Creek Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2501186
  • 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 ...

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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 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 Meeting Creek Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.6749, Longitude: -112.7293    
<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.




 

 

 

 

 


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