Map Project

CanadaGenWeb’s Cemetery Map Project

We’re mapping Canada’s cemeteries! If you live near a Canadian cemetery or can point to the location of one on a map, please help. We seek decimal GPS coordinates (e.g. 49.678702,-112.828293) but will accept other formats that can be converted. Also welcome are street addresses and detailed directions.

To add a cemetery to our map, please locate the cemetery and fill out the correction form found on the sidebar.

To view a full screen version of the map, click the [ ] in top right corner of the map below (view example)

To search the map open the full screen version, then click magnifying glass to open the search bar (view example)

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On the search screen you can search for a cemetery name (even just a partial name), the name of a town or city, a street, a full address, etc. You can then move the map and see all mapped cemeteries in that area. (view example)

Clicking on a red, yellow, green or grey icon will bring up information about that specific cemetery, including a link to that cemetery’s page in our project (where you will find the names index if the cemetery has been photographed)

Cemeteries are marked with one of four icons:

The cemetery was fully photographed at the time of submission to our project
The cemetery was partially photographed for our project
No photos, or only a small few, have been submitted to our project
The cemetery no longer exists
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