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A visit to the United Doukhobors of Alberta 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 United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery (FAG ID #2526341)

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 United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery

Lat:   49.5768°   (49° 34' 36")

Lon:   -114.1484°   (-114° 8' 54")

Location using the Alberta Township System:

' . NW-24-007-02-W5 . '     (' . Quarter-Section-Township-Range-Meridian . ')

Or the Northwest Quarter of Section 24, Township 007, Range 02, West of the 5th Meridian

Establishment of the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery ...

The United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery was established in 1915.

Name Variations for United Doukhobors of Alberta 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.

United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery has also been known as:

  • United Doukhobors Cemetery
  • Doukhobor 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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.

  • Beaver Mines
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Mines
    • Beaver Mines lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Mines came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Mines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Mines<4>
  • Bellevue
  • Bever Mines
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bever Mines
    • Bever Mines lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bever Mines
  • Blairmore
  • Continue List   (11 more) ...
    • Brocket
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brocket
      • Brocket lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brocket
    • Burmis - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burmis
      • Burmis was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Burmis. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Coleman
    • Cowley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowley
      • Cowley lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowley<4>
    • Crowsnest Pass
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowsnest Pass
      • Crowsnest Pass lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowsnest Pass came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowsnest Pass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowsnest Pass<4>
    • Hillcrest Mines
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest Mines
      • Hillcrest Mines lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Hillcrest Mines has also been known as:
      • Hillcrest
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest Mines
    • Lille - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lille
      • Lille was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Lille. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Lundbreck
    • Maycroft
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maycroft
      • Maycroft lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the north of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maycroft
    • Pincher Creek
    • Pincher Station
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pincher Station
      • Pincher Station lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the east of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Station

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Bellevue Union Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bellevue Union Cemetery
    • The Bellevue Union Cemetery is located outside and to the north of Bellevue.More accurately, Bellevue Union Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
    • Bellevue Union Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Bellevue Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue Union Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2247788<1>
  • Blairmore Union Cemetery (New)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Blairmore Union Cemetery (New)
    • The Blairmore Union Cemetery (New) is located outside and to the north of Blairmore.More precisely, Blairmore Union Cemetery (New) lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
    • Blairmore Union Cemetery (New) has also been known as:
    • Miner's Union New Cemetery
    • New Blairmore Union Cemetery
    • New Union Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairmore Union Cemetery (New)
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2445875<1>
  • Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old)
    • The Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old) is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the northeast of Blairmore.Stated another way, Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old) lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
    • Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old) has also been known as:
    • Blairmore Union Cemetery
    • Old Blairmore Union Cemetery
    • Old Union Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairmore Union Cemetery (Old)
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2274934<1>
  • Cowley Cemetery
  • Continue List   (10 more) ...
    • Fairview Cemetery
    • Hillcrest Mines Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hillcrest Mines Cemetery
      • Hillcrest Mines Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • Hillcrest Mines Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Hillcrest Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest Mines Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2499104<1>
    • Lille Cemetery
    • Livingstone Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Livingstone Cemetery
      • Livingstone Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • Livingstone Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. George's Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingstone Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2453569<1>
    • Passburg Cemetery
    • Pincher Creek Colony
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pincher Creek Colony
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Pincher Creek Colony. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Pincher Creek Colony lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Creek Colony
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2660492<1>
    • Pincher Creek Fairview Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pincher Creek Fairview Cemetery
      • Pincher Creek Fairview Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southeast of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Creek Fairview Cemetery
    • Pincher Creek Pioneer Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pincher Creek Pioneer Cemetery
      • Pincher Creek Pioneer Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincher Creek Pioneer Cemetery
    • St. Annes RC Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Annes RC Cemetery
      • The St. Annes RC Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the north of Blairmore.To be more precise, St. Annes RC Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • St. Annes RC Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Blairmore Catholic Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Annes RC Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2316391<1>
    • St. Cyril's Catholic Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Cyril's Catholic Cemetery
      • St. Cyril's Catholic Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery.
      • St. Cyril's Catholic Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Bellevue Catholic Cemetery
      • Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
      • St. Cyril's RC Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Cyril's Catholic Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2445191<1>

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 United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2526341
  • 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 ...

Communities in Alberta

About Alberta

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' (or 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 United Doukhobors of Alberta Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.5768, Longitude: -114.1484    
<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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