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The location of Valleyview Cemetery









A visit to the Valleyview 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 Valleyview Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Valleyview Cemetery (FAG ID #2190604)

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 five sections:

The Location of the Valleyview Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Valleyview Cemetery

Lat:   53.0071°   (53° 0' 25")

Lon:   -112.8294°   (-112° 49' 45")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Valleyview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Bawlf Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
Century Meadows Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
Dried Meat Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
Fridhem Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2557087
 
Larson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2464331
 
Moland Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
New Norway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2322322
 
Parkland Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
St. Stanislaus RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2537698
 
Skafse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Valleyview Cemetery
 
Transfiguration of Our Lord Ukrainian Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Valleyview Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Valleyview Cemetery.

Armena   [Map]     Gwynne   [Map]    
Bawlf   [Map]     Hay Lakes   [Map]    
Bittern Lake   [Map]     Kelsey   [Map]    
Camrose   [Map]     Kingman   [Map]    
Duhamel   [Map]     New Norway   [Map]    
Edberg   [Map]     Ohaton   [Map]    
Ferintosh   [Map]     Round Hill   [Map]    
Ferlow Junction   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Valleyview 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 Valleyview Cemetery (FAG ID #2190604)
 
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 Valleyview Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2190604

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of 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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 Valleyview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.0071, Longitude: -112.8294     [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 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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