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Where is the Merton District

Where is the Merton District

Posted: 1263422541000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Eggen
1916 Alberta census shows the Eggen family living at 45-2-4 Merton in the Battle River District.Exactly where is or was the Merton district of Battle River.

Re: Where is the Merton District

Posted: 1263424953000
Classification: Query
Surnames: EGGEN
Did a search at Place Names of Alberta - for Battle River -it is in Paintearth County:
The following may be helpful to you:
County of Paintearth No. 18
4901 - 50 Avenue
Castor, Alberta T0C 0X0
Contact Person: Julie Falkenberg County Administrator
Telephone: (403) 882.3211
Fax: (403) 882.3560

Searched Alberta GenWeb Local History Book site
for the EGGEN surname with 0 results.

Happy New Year - Cheers, Stella,_Alber...

Re: Where is the Merton District

Posted: 1263451273000
Classification: Query
The Master Surname Index (not online) (mostly burials in Alberta cemeteries) of the Alberta Genealogical Society lists some 50 EGGAN names including these.

Hans EGGAN, 1861 - 1953
Alvina EGGEN, 1895 - 1935
Even EGGAN, 1898 - 1954
Magna EGGEN, 1901 - 1936
all buried in the Zion Lutheran cemetery at McLaughlin at Section 20 township 45 range 1 west of 4.

You can also find a homestead for Hans Eggen nearby, see the sites below.

For further research please contact the Research Committee of the Edmonton Branch.

The Edmonton Branch

Re: Where is the Merton District

Posted: 1340047462000
Classification: Query
The Castor Museum has a map with schools and post offices flagged. Lots of these now-unknown neighbourhoods around Castor refer to closed schools and post offices. Can't guarantee it lists Merton.

Re: Where is the Merton District EGGEN

Posted: 1340058684000
Classification: Query
Surnames: EGGEN
Hi From Alberta GenWeb Local History book site - Families submitted family histories/stories to a Local history book projct.
Perhaps some are family connected.

EGGEN, Hlavor; Salute the Pioneers; Camrose
EGGEN, Ole; Little Beaver Tales; Camrose
EGGEGGEM,C.;Alberta's County of Mountain View; Mountain View
EGGEN,Glen,Jean; Carstairs Beyond Our Prairie Trails; Mountain View
EN, J.; Wagon Trails to Hardtop; Lacombe
EGGEN, Doris; Pioneers of the Peace; Northwest Province
EGGEN, K. O.; The Battle River Valley; Province
EGGEN, Paul; Mingling Memories; Red Deer

Cheers, Stella
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