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A visit to the Quaker Hill Cemetery ...



Introduction ...

Note: 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 Quaker Hill Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   44.1193°   (44° 7' 9")

Lon:   -79.1521°   (-79° 9' 7")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Quaker Hill Cemetery:

  • Pages specific to Ontario:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Quaker Hill Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Quaker Hill Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Quaker Hill Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Uxbridge
      (Less than 2 miles to the southeast)
    • Roseville
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
    • Sandford
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandford
    • Siloam
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Siloam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siloam
    • Victoria Corners
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
    • Coppins Corners
      (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
    • Epsom
      (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epsom came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epsom
    • Marsh Hill
      (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Leaskdale
      (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leaskdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leaskdale
    • Goodwood
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodwood
    • Utica
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Utica came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utica
    • Greenbank
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbank came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbank
    • Continue List   (15 more) ...
      • Saintfield
        (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saintfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saintfield
      • Zephyr
        (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
      • Vivian
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vivian
      • Musselman's Lake
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
      • Glen Major
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Major came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Major
      • Manchester
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
      • Wick
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wick came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wick
      • Mount Albert
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Albert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Albert
      • Ballantrae
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
      • Bloomington
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
      • Lincolnville
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
      • Glasgow
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasgow
      • Dagmar
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dagmar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dagmar
      • Blackwater
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackwater came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackwater
      • Vallentyne
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)

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

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 22 that are within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> of the Quaker Hill Cemetery.<4>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Quaker Hill Cemetery, with the nearest first.

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

    The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

    Footnotes ...

    <1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 Quaker Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1193, Longitude: -79.1521    
    <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 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 have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.
    <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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