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A visit to the Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay ...

Introduction ...

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 Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay ...

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We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay

Lat:   47.2876°   (47° 17' 15")

Lon:   -52.8317°   (-52° 49' 54")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.

  • Admiral's Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Admiral's Cove
    • Admiral's Cove lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Admiral's Cove
  • Bauline East
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bauline East
    • Bauline East lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bauline East
  • Bay Bulls
  • Brigus South
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brigus South
    • Brigus South lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brigus South came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brigus South
  • Continue List   (26 more) ...
    • Burnt Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnt Cove
      • Burnt Cove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnt Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnt Cove
    • Burnt Stump
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnt Stump
      • Burnt Stump lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnt Stump came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnt Stump
    • Calvert
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvert
      • Calvert lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvert
    • Cape Broyle
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Broyle
      • Cape Broyle lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Broyle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Broyle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Broyle<2>
    • Conception Bay South
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conception Bay South
      • Conception Bay South lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conception Bay South came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conception Bay South
    • Evergreen Village
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evergreen Village
      • Evergreen Village lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evergreen Village came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Village
    • Gallows Cove - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallows Cove
      • Gallows Cove was located less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallows Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Goulds
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goulds
      • Goulds lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goulds came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goulds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goulds<2>
    • Greeleytown
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greeleytown
      • Greeleytown lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greeleytown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greeleytown
    • Holyrood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holyrood
      • Holyrood lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holyrood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyrood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holyrood<2>
    • Hopewell
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell
      • Hopewell lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
    • The Houser
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Houser
      • The Houser lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Houser came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Houser
    • La Manche
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Manche
      • La Manche lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Manche came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Manche
    • Lance Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lance Cove
      • Lance Cove lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
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    • Manuels
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manuels
      • Manuels lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manuels came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manuels
    • Mobile
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobile
      • Mobile lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mobile came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<2>
    • Mount Pearl
    • Paradise
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
      • Paradise lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise
    • Petty Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petty Harbour
      • Petty Harbour lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petty Harbour came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petty Harbour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petty Harbour<2>
    • Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
      • Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
    • Seal Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seal Cove
      • Seal Cove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
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    • Shores Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shores Cove
      • Shores Cove lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shores Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shores Cove
    • Tors Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tors Cove
      • Tors Cove lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tors Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tors Cove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tors Cove<2>
    • Upper Gullies
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Gullies
      • Upper Gullies lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Gullies came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Gullies
    • Witless Bay
    • Woodfords
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodfords
      • Woodfords lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodfords came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodfords

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • All Saints Anglican Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the All Saints Anglican Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the All Saints Anglican Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • All Saints Anglican Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on All Saints Anglican Cemetery
  • Anglican Cemetery, Mt. Pearl
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Anglican Cemetery, Mt. Pearl
    • Anglican Cemetery, Mt. Pearl lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
    • Anglican Cemetery, Mt. Pearl has also been known as:
    • Kenmount Road Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anglican Cemetery, Mt. Pearl
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2214095<5>
  • Blackhead RC Cemetery
  • General Protestant Cemetery
  • Continue List   (16 more) ...
    • Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood
    • Holy Cross RC Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holy Cross RC Cemetery
      • Holy Cross RC Cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Cross RC Cemetery
    • Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
    • Holyrood Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holyrood Cemetery
      • Holyrood Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
      • Holyrood Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Kennedy's Lane Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyrood Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2612003<5>
    • Immaculate Conception Cemetery
    • Long Pond Faith Pentecostal Cemetery
    • Mt. Loretta RC Cemetery
    • Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    • Petty Harbour / Maddox Cove Anglican Cemetery
    • Petty Harbour RC Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Petty Harbour RC Cemetery
      • Petty Harbour RC Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petty Harbour RC Cemetery
    • Presentation Anglican Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Presentation Anglican Cemetery
      • Presentation Anglican Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
      • Presentation Anglican Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Presentation Cemetery
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    • St. John The Evangelist Cemetery
    • St. Peter's Anglican Cemetery
    • St. Peter's Anglican Church Cemetery
    • Topsail United Church Cemetery
    • Upper Gullies Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Upper Gullies Cemetery
      • Upper Gullies Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Gullies Cemetery

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2876, Longitude: -52.8317    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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>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.
<5>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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