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A visit to the Swalwell 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 Swalwell Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Swalwell Cemetery (FAG ID #2271866)

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 Swalwell Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Swalwell Cemetery

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

Lat:   51.5606°   (51° 33' 38")

Lon:   -113.3188°   (-113° 19' 7")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 Swalwell Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Swalwell Cemetery.

  • Acme
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acme
    • Acme lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Swalwell Cemetery
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  • Beiseker
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beiseker
    • Beiseker lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Swalwell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beiseker came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beiseker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beiseker<4>
  • Bircham
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bircham
    • Bircham lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Swalwell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bircham came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bircham
  • Carbon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbon
    • Carbon lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Swalwell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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  • Continue List   (18 more) ...
    • Hesketh
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      • Hesketh lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesketh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Huxley
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      • Huxley lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the north of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huxley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Irricana
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irricana
      • Irricana lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irricana came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irricana
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irricana<4>
    • Linden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
      • Linden lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linden came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Morrin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrin
      • Morrin lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the east of Swalwell Cemetery
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Morrin
    • Munson
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Munson
      • Munson lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the east of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munson came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Nacmine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nacmine
      • Nacmine lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the east of Swalwell Cemetery
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    • Neapolis
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      • Neapolis lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the west of Swalwell Cemetery
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    • Redland
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      • Redland lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Swalwell Cemetery
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    • Rockyford
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockyford
      • Rockyford lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the south of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockyford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockyford
    • Rosebud
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosebud
      • Rosebud lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southeast of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosebud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosebud<4>
    • Sunnyslope
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyslope
      • Sunnyslope lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Swalwell Cemetery
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    • Swalwell
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swalwell
      • Swalwell lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Swalwell Cemetery
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    • Three Hills
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Hills
      • Three Hills lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Swalwell Cemetery
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Three Hills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Hills<4>
    • Torrington
    • Trochu
    • Twining
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twining
      • Twining lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Twining. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
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    • Wimborne
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wimborne
      • Wimborne lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Swalwell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wimborne 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 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Swalwell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Acme Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Acme Cemetery
    • The Acme Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the northwest of Acme.More precisely, Acme Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Swalwell Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acme Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2295690<1>
  • Beisker Level Land Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Beisker Level Land Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery
    • Beisker Level Land Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Swalwell Cemetery.
    • Beisker Level Land Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Rosebud Seventh-day Adventist Cemetery
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  • Meehan Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Meehan Cemetery
    • The Meehan Cemetery is located outside and to the south of Trochu.More precisely, Meehan Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the north of Swalwell Cemetery.
    • Meehan Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Trochu Old Public Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meehan Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2514217<1>
  • Mt. Davis Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Davis Cemetery
    • Mt. Davis Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Swalwell Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Davis Cemetery
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...

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 Swalwell Cemetery:

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 obstructions 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 Swalwell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5606, Longitude: -113.3188    
<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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