to Wheatland County GenWeb
Current & Former Place Names include:
approximate land area is in Townships 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, Ranges
21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28. This area was settled in 1883 as the Canadian
Pacific Railway was built from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
The County of Wheatland,
Alberta, is bordered on the north by the Municipal District of Kneehill.
The Red Deer River runs south-easterly on the eastern side of the County.
The County of Newell lies to the south east, The Bow River forms the southern
boundary while the Municipal District of Rocky View lies to the west.
Neighbouring counties: North - Kneehill, Badlands; South - Vulcan; East
- Special Area 2, Newell; West - Rockyview.
Wheatland County GenWeb
Wheatland County PLACES Databases
Wheatland County PEOPLE Databases
Lookups at Alberta GenWeb
Trails to Little Corner:
Namaka & District - Blackfoot: West End, Cairnhill: East Side,
Crowfoot, Elwood, Hammer Hill, Harwood, Namaka, Namaka Farm, Orange Valley:
East Side - email Nancy
Historical, Cultural and Photographic
Alberta Census District, includes Strathmore, Gleichen, Namaka, Rosebud,
1901 Alberta Census District
District covers Strathmore, etc.
1906 census: District
19, sub-district 8
census: Strathmore et al in Medicine Hat district
Digital Archives - some document indexes, including places and local
Indexes -- Search for town name, which includes these cemeteries
Strathmore | Sacred
Heart Strathmore | Namaka Mennonite | Rosebud
War Honor Rolls: Ardenode,
Lyalta, Dalroy District War Honor Roll
Contemporary Wheatland County
Heritage Digitization Project - Online Local History Books. Be sure
to check for your place names here. Search for the name as a keyword, third
box down. Many Wheatland county places are included in quite a few
books that don't mention the name in the title.
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