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Westlawn Memorial Gardens
(Alberta)


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The location of Westlawn Memorial Gardens

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Profile for the Westlawn Memorial Gardens ...

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Introduction ...

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.

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The Location of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens

Lat:   53.5430°   (53° 32' 34")

Lon:   -113.6058°   (-113° 36' 20")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Westlawn Memorial Gardens  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Beechmount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 
Chevra Kadisha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery (FAG ID #2278096)
 
Christ Church Anglican Poplar Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 
Edmonton Municipal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Edmonton Municipal Cemetery (FAG ID #1980249)
 
Evergreen Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Evergreen Memorial Gardens (FAG ID #1996735)
 
Little Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Little Mountain Cemetery (FAG ID #2327926)
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 
Rosehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Anthony Cemetery (FAG ID #2272708)
 
St. Joachim Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Westlawn Memorial Gardens.

Acheson   [Map]Kameyosek   [Map]Ramsay Heights   [Map]
Aspen Gardens   [Map]Killarney   [Map]Rossdale   [Map]
Athlone   [Map]Lancaster Park   [Map]Rosslyn   [Map]
Avonmore   [Map]Lower Manor Estates   [Map]Saint Albert   [Map]
Brander Gardens   [Map]Lynnwood   [Map]Sherbrooke   [Map]
Caernarvon   [Map]Mayfield   [Map]Steinhauer   [Map]
Edmonton   [Map]Newton   [Map]Sunset View Acres   [Map]
Hairsine   [Map]Ormsby Place   [Map]Weinlos   [Map]
Idylwylde   [Map]Osborne Acres   [Map]Westbrook Estate   [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 start with 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 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 Westlawn Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

CanadaGenWeb     Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta
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

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Visit our Community Index for Alberta

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Westlawn Memorial Gardens. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5430, Longitude: -113.6058     [Map].

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<2>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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