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The location of Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery

A visit to the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary 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.

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The Location of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery

Lat:   53.9995°   (53° 59' 58")

Lon:   -112.8282°   (-112° 49' 41")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Chahor Russian Greek Orthodox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
Holy Cross Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
Redwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2496059<2>
Redwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2496032
St. Demetrius Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2589122
Waskatenau United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery.

Abee   [Map]     Radway   [Map]    
Andrew   [Map]     Redwater   [Map]    
Bruderhein   [Map]     Saint Michael   [Map]    
Coronado   [Map]     Skaro   [Map]    
Deerland   [Map]     Smoky Lake   [Map]    
Egremont   [Map]     Star   [Map]    
Fedorah   [Map]     Thorhild   [Map]    
Josephburg   [Map]     Warspite   [Map]    
Lamont   [Map]     Waskatenau   [Map]    
Opal   [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 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 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 Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities 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' 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 Nativity Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9995, Longitude: -112.8282     [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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