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The location of East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery

A visit to the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

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 Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   52.7279°   (52° 43' 40")

Lon:   -109.5592°   (-109° 33' 33")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Baldwinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
Brady Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
Carruthers Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2422358<2>
Carruthers RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
Long Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
Manitou Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2372197
Normanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery.

Baldwinton   [Map]     Neilburg   [Map]    
Chauvin (AB)   [Map]     Ribstone (AB)   [Map]    
Cut Knife   [Map]     Rivercourse (AB)   [Map]    
Evesham   [Map]     Rockhaven   [Map]    
Freemont   [Map]     Senlac   [Map]    
Lashburn   [Map]     Unity   [Map]    
Lone Rock   [Map]     Unwin   [Map]    
Maidstone   [Map]     Waseca   [Map]    
Marsden   [Map]     Wilbert   [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 and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Saskatchewan:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Saskatchewan:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Saskatchewan
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Saskatchewan   Cemetery Wiki for Saskatchewan
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page   Cemeteries of Saskatchewan

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 Saskatchewan

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Saskatchewan

About Saskatchewan

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan:

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 East Manitou / Woodlawn Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.7279, Longitude: -109.5592     [Map].

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<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:

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