The location of Union Cemetery
The Location of the Union Cemetery...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Union Cemetery
Lat: 51.0274° (51° 1' 38")
Lon: -114.0573° (-114° 3' 26")
Location using the Alberta Township System:
Or the Northeast Quarter of Section 10, Township 024, Range 01, West of the 5th Meridian
Establishment of the Union Cemetery ...
The Union Cemetery was established in 1891.
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Union Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in .
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Cemetery.
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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 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 Union Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Alberta:
Cemetery Information and Directories for 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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Union Cemetery ...
While our initial data for the Union Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Union 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 Union Cemetery.
Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry: FAG ID #1804353
Referenced Books / Documents ...
|Alberta Sources - Cemeteries and other surname sources (Feb. 2007)|
| Written by: Alberta Genealogical Society and other researchers, societies and groups|
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/
|<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 starting in . 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 Union Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.0274, Longitude: -114.0573 [Map].
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