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The location of St. Albert RC Cemetery

A visit to the St. Albert RC Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the St. Albert RC Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Albert RC Cemetery (FAG ID #2277129)

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 St. Albert RC Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the St. Albert RC Cemetery

Lat:   53.6403°   (53° 38' 25")

Lon:   -113.6316°   (-113° 37' 53")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NW-26-053-25-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 26, Township 053, Range 25, West of the 4th Meridian

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Albert RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Beechmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2205652
Chevra Kadisha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278096
Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
Edmonton Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1980249
Evergreen Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996735
Little Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2327926
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #639338
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2272708
St. Joachim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2225480
Westlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Albert RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2169828

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 31 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Albert RC Cemetery.

Acheson   [Map]     Newton   [Map]    
Athlone   [Map]     Ormsby Place   [Map]    
Baturyn   [Map]     Osborne Acres   [Map]    
Belgravia   [Map]     Pineview   [Map]    
Caernarvon   [Map]     Rolling Meadows   [Map]    
Carbondale   [Map]     Rossdale   [Map]    
Cardiff   [Map]     Rosslyn   [Map]    
Deer Ridge   [Map]     Saint Albert   [Map]    
Delton   [Map]     Sherbrooke   [Map]    
Edmonton   [Map]     Sherwood   [Map]    
Killarney   [Map]     Sifton Park   [Map]    
Lancaster Park   [Map]     Upper Manor Estates   [Map]    
Lower Manor Estates   [Map]     Villeneuve   [Map]    
Lynnwood   [Map]     Virginia Park   [Map]    
Mayfield   [Map]     Volmer   [Map]    
Namao   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 it should be mentioned that 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 St. Albert RC 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:   The St. Albert RC Cemetery (FAG ID #2277129)   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 St. Albert RC Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the St. Albert RC Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. Albert RC 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 St. Albert RC Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2277129

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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta:

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:

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<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Albert RC Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6403, Longitude: -113.6316     [Map].

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