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Communities Also Named Keeler ...

We have found seven communities that share the name Keeler.

Within Saskatchewan, the name Keeler is unique.

Beyond Saskatchewan, we know of another seven communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • California
      • Inyo County
      • This Keeler is located in Inyo County and lies 1,145 miles [1,842.7 km]<1> to the southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Inyo County community of Keeler.
    • Idaho
      • Shoshone County
      • This Keeler is located in Shoshone County and lies 538 miles [865.8 km]<1> to the west southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Shoshone County community of Keeler.
    • Illinois
      • Fulton County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Illinois community of Keeler [Fulton County].
    • Kansas
      • Sedgwick County
      • This Keeler is located in Sedgwick County and lies 996 miles [1,602.9 km]<1> to the south southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Sedgwick County community of Keeler.
    • Michigan
      • Baraga County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Michigan community of Keeler [Baraga County].
      • Van Buren County
      • This Keeler is located in Van Buren County and lies 1,104 miles [1,776.7 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Van Buren County community of Keeler.
    • Texas
      • Johnson County
      • This Keeler is located in Johnson County and lies 1,325 miles [2,132.4 km]<1> to the south southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Johnson County community of Keeler.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Keeler ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Chamberlain
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    • Chamberlain lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Keeler
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  • Eyebrow
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    • Eyebrow lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Keeler
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  • Findlater
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    • Findlater lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Keeler
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  • Holdfast
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holdfast
    • Holdfast lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Keeler
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  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Moose Jaw
    • Mount Pleasant
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Keeler
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    • Sand Point Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Point Beach
      • Sand Point Beach lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Keeler
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    • Sun Valley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sun Valley
      • Sun Valley lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the east of Keeler
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Keeler. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • Glen Sonmore     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Moose Jaw (Saskatchewan) on Monday April 22, 1929 and died in Paris (Ontario) on Sunday December 14, 2014 at the age of 85. He is buried at Lakewood Cemetery (Hennepin County, Minnesota).
      • Moose Jaw is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southeast of Keeler.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Glen Sonmore<6>

How Far From Keeler to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a village such as Keeler to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Keeler and extending to:

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    • Regina, which is the Provincial Capital of Saskatchewan, lies 57 miles [91.7 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could walk a straight line from Keeler to Regina, with an average speed<7> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of three days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take over two days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,428 miles [2,298.1 km] to the east (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of three days, a buggy would take 56 days and walking would take 82 days.
    • The shortest distance<8> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,261 miles [10,076.1 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,030 miles [11,313.7 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<10>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,038 miles [8,107.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<11>

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The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.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 from Point A (ie- Keeler) 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 Keeler. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KeelerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keeler. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.6833, Longitude: -105.8833    
<2>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Keeler, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<3>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Keeler could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>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.
<7>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<8>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Keeler to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 327.748 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 327.601 degrees.
<11>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 316.754 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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