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A visit to the Saint Michael 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 St. Michael Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Michael Cemetery (FAG ID #2531916)

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 St. Michael Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the St. Michael Cemetery

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Michael Cemetery

Lat:   53.7739°   (53° 46' 26")

Lon:   -111.2297°   (-111° 13' 46")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . SE-26-055-09-W4 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Southeast Quarter of Section 26, Township 055, Range 09, West of the 4th Meridian

Establishment of the St. Michael Cemetery ...

The St. Michael Cemetery was established in 1915.

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 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 St. Michael Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the St. Michael Cemetery.

  • Beauvallon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauvallon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beauvallon
    • Beauvallon lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of St. Michael Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beauvallon
  • Brosseau
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brosseau came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brosseau
    • Brosseau lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of St. Michael Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brosseau
  • Derwent
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Derwent
    • Derwent lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of St. Michael Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derwent
  • Duvernay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duvernay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duvernay
    • Duvernay lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of St. Michael Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duvernay
  • Continue List   (11 more) ...
    • Elk Point
    • Foisy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foisy
      • Foisy lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foisy
    • Lafond
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lafond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lafond
      • Lafond lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafond
    • Morecambe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morecambe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morecambe
      • Morecambe lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morecambe
    • Musidora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Musidora came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Musidora
      • Musidora lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Musidora
    • Myrnam
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrnam
      • Myrnam lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrnam
    • Rusylvia
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rusylvia
      • Rusylvia lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of St. Michael Cemetery
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    • Saint Brides
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Brides came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Brides
      • Saint Brides lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northwest of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Brides
    • Saint Edouard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Edouard came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Edouard
      • Saint Edouard lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Edouard
    • Saint Paul
    • Two Hills
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Hills
      • Two Hills lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the west of St. Michael Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Hills

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Michael 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 St. Michael Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. Michael 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. Michael Cemetery.

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  FAG ID #2531916
  • 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 '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. Michael Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7739, Longitude: -111.2297    
<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.
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