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The Russian Colony Cemetery is a significant historical site located in Ponoka County, Alberta, Canada. This cemetery is a testament to the rich cultural heritage of the region, reflecting the influence of the Russian Orthodox community. Despite its remote location, the cemetery has been meticulously maintained, preserving the memory of the individuals interred there. The cemetery is home to numerous headstones, each bearing the name and story of a person who contributed to the fabric of Ponoka County. The Russian Orthodox Cemetery serves as a poignant reminder of the diverse cultural influences that have shaped Ponoka County and Alberta as a whole. It stands as a symbol of the area’s history, a quiet tribute to the lives of those who came before, and a place of reflection for visitors.




Highway 771 & Township Road 443
City: Homeglen (or Home Glen),
Province: Alberta

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Latitude, Longitude
52.81419, -114.07489

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The 25 most common surnames found in this cemetery.


The 25 most common given names found in this cemetery.


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