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East Colborne Cemetery
(Ontario)


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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 East Colborne Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The East Colborne Cemetery (FAG ID #2492355)

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 East Colborne Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the East Colborne Cemetery

Lat:   44.0059°   (44° 0' 21")

Lon:   -77.8725°   (-77° 52' 21")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the East Colborne Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Academy Hill / Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 
Castleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2262284
 
Hilton United Church Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2461051
 
Lakeport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2298591
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2298589
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the East Colborne Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the East Colborne Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the East Colborne Cemetery.

Brighton   [Map]Eddystone   [Map]Loughbreeze   [Map]
Brighton   [Map]Edville   [Map]Purdy Corners   [Map]
Cankerville   [Map]Gosport   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Carmel   [Map]Grafton   [Map]Shiloh   [Map]
Castleton   [Map]Greenleys Corners   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Colborne   [Map]Griffis Corners   [Map]Tubbs Corners   [Map]
Dundonald   [Map]Hilton   [Map]Vernonville   [Map]
East Colborne   [Map]Lakeport   [Map]Wade Corners   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 East Colborne Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ontario:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ontario:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Ontario
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Ontario
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Ontario
Find-A-Grave:     The East Colborne Cemetery (FAG ID #2492355)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Ontario

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 Ontario

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the East Colborne Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2492355

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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.

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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 East Colborne Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0059, Longitude: -77.8725     [Map].

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