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Our Genealogy Helper for Dundela ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool which helps us with planning our trips.
  • We're trying to shape our Gazetteer as a tool to help us understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.
  • On our trips, we try to visit those places where our ancestors left their footprints.

By learning about Dundela (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this our Genealogical Helper for Dundela. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Newspapers Published in Dundela ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 45 newspapers that have been published in the area around Dundela.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Dundela, there are papers which were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Dundela.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Dundela:

  • 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.
    • At this time (Dec 2022), GenDisasters website is currently offline due to a hacker attack. Hopefully they will be back soon.
    • Stories from New York
    • Stories from Ontario
    • Stories from Quebec

Cemeteries Near Dundela ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Dundela.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Dundela covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Dixons Corners South / Wesleyan Methodist Cemetery
  • South Dixon's Corners Cemetery
  • Spruce Haven Cemetery
  • Bouck's Hill Cemetery
  • Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    • The Mt. Pleasant Cemetery is located outside and to the southwest of Morrisburg.More precisely, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Dundela.
    • Mt. Pleasant Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Mariatown Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2333685<2>
  • Iroquois United Church Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Iroquois United Church Cemetery
    • Iroquois United Church Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Dundela.
    • Iroquois United Church Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Iroquois Point Cemetery
    • Iroquois Presbyterian Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iroquois United Church Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2630505<2>
  • Brookside Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brookside Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brookside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Brookside Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Dundela.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside Cemetery
  • St. Marys Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • St. Marys Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Dundela.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery
  • South Mountain Union Cemetery
  • Scotch Cemetery
  • Union Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Union Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Dundela.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
  • Brown's Cemetery
  • Continue List   (229 more) ...
    • Lawrence Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lawrence Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lawrence Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Lawrence Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Dundela.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence Cemetery
    • Wright Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wright Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wright Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wright Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Dundela.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wright Cemetery
    • Maple Ridge Cemetery

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Dundela. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dundela.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dundela. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dundela) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dundela. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DundelaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dundela. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9403, Longitude: -75.3061    
<2>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.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

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