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Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
(Alberta)


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Profile for the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery ...

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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 Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery

Lat:   53.0192°   (53° 1' 9")

Lon:   -113.4879°   (-113° 29' 16")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Dalby Swedish Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Dalby Swedish Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #2386480)
 
Exaltation Of The Holy Cross Ukrainian Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 
Fredericksheim Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Fredericksheim Baptist Cemetery (FAG ID #2172030)
 
Leduc Public Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Leduc Public Cemetery (FAG ID #2184321)
 
Millet Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Millet Community Cemetery (FAG ID #2405946)
 
Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2593118)
 
St. Norbert's RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

Argentia Beach   [Map]Grandview   [Map]New Sarepta   [Map]
Armena   [Map]Gwynne   [Map]Nisku   [Map]
Beaumont   [Map]Hay Lakes   [Map]Norris Beach   [Map]
Bittern Lake   [Map]Hobbema   [Map]Pipestone   [Map]
Buford   [Map]Kavanagh   [Map]Ponoka   [Map]
Calmar   [Map]Leduc   [Map]Rolly View   [Map]
Crystal Springs   [Map]Ma-me-o Beach   [Map]Silver Beach   [Map]
Duhamel   [Map]Millet   [Map]Westerose   [Map]
Falun   [Map]Mulhurst   [Map]Wetaskiwin   [Map]
Golden Days   [Map]Mulhurst Bay   [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 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 Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta
Internment.net:     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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . 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 Peace Hills Zion Lutheran Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.0192, Longitude: -113.4879     [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: findagrave.com.

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