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A visit to the Poplar Valley 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 Poplar Valley Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Poplar Valley Cemetery (FAG ID #2199960)

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 Poplar Valley Cemetery ...

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We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Poplar Valley Cemetery

Lat:   52.9708°   (52° 58' 14")

Lon:   -114.5209°   (-114° 31' 15")

Establishment of the Poplar Valley Cemetery ...

The Poplar Valley Cemetery was established in 1932.

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 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 Poplar Valley Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Poplar Valley Cemetery.

  • Alder Flats
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alder Flats
    • Alder Flats lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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  • Alsike
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alsike
    • Alsike lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Poplar Valley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alsike came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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  • Antross
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antross
    • Antross lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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  • Argentia Beach
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argentia Beach
    • Argentia Beach lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argentia Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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  • Continue List   (22 more) ...
    • Bluffton
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      • Bluffton lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluffton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Breton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breton
      • Breton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Breton<4>
    • Buck Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buck Creek
      • Buck Creek lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Buck Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buck Lake
      • Buck Lake lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buck Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buck Lake<4>
    • Carnwood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carnwood
      • Carnwood lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carnwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Crystal Springs
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Springs
      • Crystal Springs lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Fern Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fern Creek
      • Fern Creek lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Golden Days
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golden Days
      • Golden Days lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golden Days came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Grandview
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandview
      • Grandview lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Hoadley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoadley
      • Hoadley lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoadley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Itaska Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Itaska Beach
      • Itaska Beach lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Itaska Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Lakedell
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakedell
      • Lakedell lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Lavesta
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavesta
      • Lavesta lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Lavesta. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
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    • Lindale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lindale
      • Lindale lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lindale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Mission Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mission Beach
      • Mission Beach lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mission Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Norris Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norris Beach
      • Norris Beach lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Poplar Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar Bay
      • Poplar Bay lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Sundance Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sundance Beach
      • Sundance Beach lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sundance Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Sunnybrook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnybrook
      • Sunnybrook lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunnybrook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Warburg
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warburg
      • Warburg lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Poplar Valley Cemetery
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    • Westerose
    • Winfield
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfield
      • Winfield lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of Poplar Valley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended List of Communities.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Poplar Valley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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 Poplar Valley Cemetery:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Poplar Valley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9708, Longitude: -114.5209    
<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.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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