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A visit to the MacKenzie 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 MacKenzie Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The MacKenzie Cemetery (FAG ID #2660852)

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 MacKenzie Cemetery ...

The MacKenzie Cemetery is located 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Balls Creek.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the MacKenzie Cemetery

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the MacKenzie Cemetery

Lat:   46.1201°   (46° 7' 12")

Lon:   -60.3173°   (-60° 19' 2")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the MacKenzie Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the MacKenzie Cemetery.

  • Balls Creek
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Balls Creek
    • Balls Creek lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of MacKenzie Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Balls Creek
  • Barrachois Harbour
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrachois Harbour
    • Barrachois Harbour lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrachois Harbour
  • Beechmont
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beechmont
    • Beechmont lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beechmont came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beechmont
  • Blacketts Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacketts Lake
    • Blacketts Lake lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of MacKenzie Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacketts Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacketts Lake
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Coxheath
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coxheath
      • Coxheath lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxheath
    • Edwardsville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edwardsville
      • Edwardsville lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edwardsville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edwardsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edwardsville<4>
    • Frenchvale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchvale
      • Frenchvale lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchvale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchvale
    • Georges River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georges River
      • Georges River lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georges River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georges River
    • Gillis Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillis Lake
      • Gillis Lake lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gillis Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillis Lake
    • Howie Centre
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howie Centre
      • Howie Centre lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howie Centre came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howie Centre
    • Ironville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironville
      • Ironville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ironville
    • Leitches Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leitches Creek
      • Leitches Creek lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leitches Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leitches Creek
    • Long Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Island
      • Long Island lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Island
    • North Sydney
    • North West Arm
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North West Arm
      • North West Arm lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North West Arm came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North West Arm
    • Point Edward
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Edward
      • Point Edward lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Edward came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Edward
    • Portage
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
      • Portage lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Portage. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
    • Prime Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prime Brook
      • Prime Brook lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prime Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prime Brook
    • Scotch Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotch Lake
      • Scotch Lake lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotch Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotch Lake
    • Sydney River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sydney River
      • Sydney River lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sydney River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sydney River
    • Sydney
    • Upper Leitches Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Leitches Creek
      • Upper Leitches Creek lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Leitches Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Leitches Creek
    • Upper North Sydney
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper North Sydney
      • Upper North Sydney lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper North Sydney came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper North Sydney
    • Westmount
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmount
      • Westmount lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmount came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westmount
    • Whitney Pier
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitney Pier
      • Whitney Pier lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of MacKenzie Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitney Pier

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the MacKenzie Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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 MacKenzie Cemetery:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the MacKenzie Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1201, Longitude: -60.3173    
<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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