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The location of Mundare Public Cemetery

A visit to the Mundare Public Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

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 Mundare Public Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   53.5774°   (53° 34' 38")

Lon:   -112.3361°   (-112° 20' 9")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SW-17-053-16-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 17, Township 053, Range 16, West of the 4th Meridian

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Mundare Public Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Church Of The Archangel St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
Holden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2355231<2>
Holden Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
Lamont Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2462971
Lanuke Ukrainian Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
Ryley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
St. John The Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
St. John Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
Tofield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
Two Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mundare Public Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2284767
Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Mundare Public Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mundare Public Cemetery.

Andrew   [Map]     Lindbrook   [Map]    
Boian   [Map]     Luzan   [Map]    
Bruce   [Map]     Mundare   [Map]    
Chipman   [Map]     Poe   [Map]    
Haight   [Map]     Ryley   [Map]    
Hairy Hill   [Map]     Saint Michael   [Map]    
Hilliard   [Map]     Star   [Map]    
Holden   [Map]     Tofield   [Map]    
Inland   [Map]     Vegreville   [Map]    
Kaleland   [Map]     Whitford   [Map]    
Lamont   [Map]     Willingdon   [Map]    
Lavoy   [Map]     Wostok   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Mundare Public 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:   Home Page   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 Mundare Public Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Mundare Public Cemetery.

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>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Mundare Public Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5774, Longitude: -112.3361     [Map].

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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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