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A visit to the Temple Hill 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 Temple Hill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave <1> website: The Temple Hill Cemetery (FG ID #2248933)

Note: 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 Temple Hill Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   49.4913°   (49° 29' 28")

Lon:   -112.6606°   (-112° 39' 38")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

NE-20-006-20-W4    (Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian)

Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 20, Township 006, Range 20, West of the 4th Meridian

Name Variations for Temple Hill Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Temple Hill Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Raymond Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Temple Hill Cemetery:

  • Pages specific to Alberta:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Temple Hill Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Temple Hill Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Temple Hill Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Raymond
      (Less than 2 miles to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raymond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond <4>
    • Welling
      (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welling
    • Stirling
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stirling
    • Maybutt ‑ Historic
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maybutt
    • Magrath
      (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
    • New Dayton
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Lethbridge
      (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Broxburn
      (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broxburn
    • Coaldale
      (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coaldale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coaldale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coaldale <4>
    • Sunset Acres
      (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Hardieville
      (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Hardieville. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardieville
    • Cranford
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cranford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cranford
    • Continue List   (6 more) ...
      • Spring Coulee
        (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest)
      • Wrentham
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the east)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrentham
      • Chin
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chin
      • Coalhurst
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northwest)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coalhurst came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coalhurst
      • Diamond City
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the north)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Diamond City came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamond City
      • Warner
        (24 miles [38.6 km] to the southeast)

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

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 12 that are within 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> of the Temple Hill Cemetery.<6>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Temple Hill Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Stirling Memorial Cemetery
      (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Magrath Cemetery
      (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Mountain View Cemetery
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • New Dayton Community Cemetery
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • St. Patrick Cemetery
      (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Archmount Cemetery
      (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Archmount Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the west of Lethbridge.
      • The Archmount Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Archmount Memorial Garden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Archmount Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2146605 <1>
    • Royal View Memorial Cemetery
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Wrentham Cemetery
      (22 miles [35.4 km] to the east)
    • Warner Cemetery
      (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)
    • Barnwell Cemetery
      (25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Bluegrass Hutterite Colony Cemetery
      (26 miles [41.8 km] to the east)
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Bluegrass Hutterite Colony Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Bluegrass Hutterite Colony Cemetery is located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Warner.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bluegrass Hutterite Colony Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2597601 <1>
    • Huntsville Cemetery
      (28 miles [45.1 km] to the north)

    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 continue 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 Temple Hill Cemetery:

    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 Temple Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.4913, Longitude: -112.6606    
    <3>If we 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.
    <6>While we have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.









 

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