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Our Genealogy Helper for Vibank ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Vibank (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 Vibank. 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.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 everyone.

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

  • 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.
    • Stories from Saskatchewan

Cemeteries Near Vibank ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Vibank.

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 Vibank covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • St. Paul's RC Cemetery
  • Holy Family Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holy Family Cemetery
    • The Holy Family Cemetery is located outside and to the north of Odessa.Holy Family Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Vibank.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Family Cemetery
  • Andresheim RC Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Andresheim RC Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Andresheim RC Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<2>
    • Andresheim RC Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Vibank.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andresheim RC Cemetery
  • Francis Cemetery
  • St. Ignatius Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Ignatius Cemetery
    • The St. Ignatius Cemetery is located outside and to the northeast of Kendal.Stated another way, St. Ignatius Cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the east of Vibank.
    • St. Ignatius Cemetery has also been known as:
    • St. Ignatius RC Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Ignatius Cemetery
  • St. Joseph's Colony RC Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • St. Thomas Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Thomas Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the St. Thomas Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<2>
      • St. Thomas Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Vibank.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Thomas Cemetery
    • Balgonie Cemetery
    • Indian Head Cemetery
    • Edgeley Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Edgeley Cemetery
      • Edgeley Cemetery lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Vibank.
      • Edgeley Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Edgely Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgeley Cemetery
    • Riceton Cemetery
    • Tyvan Cemetery
    • Avonhurst Cemetery
    • Sacred Heart RC Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sacred Heart RC Cemetery
      • The Sacred Heart RC Cemetery is located outside and to the southeast of Montmartre.To be more precise, Sacred Heart RC Cemetery lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Vibank.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sacred Heart RC Cemetery
    • Arrat RC Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Vibank ...

While our initial data about Vibank came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Vibank in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Vibank.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Shell Oil Road Map for Saskatchewan (1956)

Published by Shell Oil Company

for Vibank. See our Misc Page for Vibank for more information.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.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- Vibank) 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 Vibank. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VibankOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vibank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.3341, Longitude: -103.9458    
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>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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