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A visit to the Rowley 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 Rowley Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Rowley Cemetery (FAG ID #2334025)

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 Rowley Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Rowley Cemetery

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

Lat:   51.7668°   (51° 46' 0")

Lon:   -112.7681°   (-112° 46' 5")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . SW-27-032-20-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 032, Range 20, West of the 4th Meridian

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 Rowley Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Rowley Cemetery.

  • Big Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Valley
    • Big Valley lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the north of Rowley Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Valley<4>
  • Byemoor
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byemoor came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byemoor
    • Byemoor lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northeast of Rowley Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byemoor
  • Carbon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbon
    • Carbon lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the southwest of Rowley Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbon
  • Craigmyle
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Craigmyle
    • Craigmyle lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the east of Rowley Cemetery
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  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Delia
    • Drumheller
    • Elnora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elnora came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elnora
      • Elnora lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Rowley Cemetery
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    • Fenn
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fenn
      • Fenn lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the north of Rowley Cemetery
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    • Heart Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heart Lake
      • Heart Lake lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Rowley Cemetery
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    • Hesketh
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesketh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hesketh
      • Hesketh lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesketh
    • Huxley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huxley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huxley
      • Huxley lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Rowley Cemetery
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    • Michichi
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Michichi came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Michichi
      • Michichi lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michichi
    • Morrin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrin
      • Morrin lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrin
    • Munson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munson came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Munson
      • Munson lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munson
    • Nacmine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nacmine
      • Nacmine lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nacmine
    • Rosedale
    • Rosedale Station
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosedale Station came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale Station
      • Rosedale Station lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale Station
    • Rowley
    • Rumsey
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rumsey came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rumsey
      • Rumsey lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rumsey
    • Swalwell
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swalwell
      • Swalwell lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swalwell
    • Three Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Hills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Hills
      • Three Hills lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the west of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Hills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Hills<4>
    • Trochu
    • Wayne
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayne
      • Wayne lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the south of Rowley Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayne

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended List of Communities.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Rowley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

While our initial data for the Rowley Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Rowley Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Rowley Cemetery.

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  FAG ID #2334025
  • 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 'point-to-point' 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 Rowley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.7668, Longitude: -112.7681    
<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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