The Location of the Wetaskiwin Memorial...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Wetaskiwin Memorial
Lat: 52.9812° (52° 58' 52")
Lon: -113.3690° (-113° 22' 8")
Location using the Alberta Township System:
Or the Southwest Quarter of Section 23, Township 046, Range 24, West of the 4th Meridian
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Wetaskiwin Memorial. 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 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Wetaskiwin Memorial.
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 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 Wetaskiwin Memorial:
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 Wetaskiwin Memorial ...
While our initial data for the Wetaskiwin Memorial came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Wetaskiwin Memorial 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 Wetaskiwin Memorial.
Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry: FAG ID #2277030
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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things 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 Wetaskiwin Memorial. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9812, Longitude: -113.3690 [Map].
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