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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Weidenfeld Cemetery (RM of DeSalaberry)

A monument in this small cemetery in the Rural Municipality of DeSalaberry lists the names of 20 persons buried here. An original tombstone for infant Johnny Friesen (died 2 January 1941) and an unreadable marker stand on either side of the rock memorial.

Weidenfeld Cemetery

Weidenfeld Cemetery (April 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Tombstone of Johnny Friesen in the Weidenfeld Cemetery

Tombstone of Johnny Friesen in the Weidenfeld Cemetery (November 2020)
Source: Rose Kuzina

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.32529, W96.79877
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Weidenfeld Cemetery (Municipality of Rhineland)


A list of burials in this cemetery is available from the Manitoba Genealogical Society, including a searchable online database available to members at the MGS Manitoba Name Index (MANI). Some additional information is contained in the 1996 MGS publication Carved in Stone: Manitoba Cemeteries and Burial Sites, revised edition, Special Projects Publication, 106 pages.

Weidenfeld Cemetery, De Salaberry RM, MB, CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project.

We thank Rose Kuzina for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 April 2021

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