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The location of Tees Cemetery









A visit to the Tees 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 Tees Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Tees Cemetery (FAG ID #2339003)

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Tees Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Tees Cemetery

Lat:   52.4700°   (52° 28' 11")

Lon:   -113.3155°   (-113° 18' 55")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

SW-30-040-23-W4     (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 30, Township 040, Range 23, West of the 4th Meridian

Establishment of the Tees Cemetery ...

The Tees Cemetery was established in 1905.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

Alix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2298412
 
Bashaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tees Cemetery
 
Calumet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tees Cemetery
 
Earlville Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Tees Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2239693
 
Great Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2460722
 
Mirror Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2471712
 
St. Michael RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tees Cemetery
 
St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2367158
 
Tail Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tees Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Tees Cemetery.

Alix   [Map]     Lacombe   [Map]    
Ardley   [Map]     Mirror   [Map]    
Bashaw   [Map]     Morningside   [Map]    
Blackfalds   [Map]     Nevis   [Map]    
Clive   [Map]     Oberlin   [Map]    
College Heights   [Map]     Ponoka   [Map]    
Delburne   [Map]     Red Deer Junction   [Map]    
Erskine   [Map]     Rochon Sands   [Map]    
Haynes   [Map]     Rosedale Valley   [Map]    
Hillsdown   [Map]     Spruce Lane Acres   [Map]    
Joffre   [Map]     Tees   [Map]    
Kasha   [Map]     White Sands   [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 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 Tees 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
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Tees Cemetery (FAG ID #2339003)
 
Internment.net:   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 Tees Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2339003

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.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Tees Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.4700, Longitude: -113.3155     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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