The Tofield Cemetery is located approximately one and a half miles north of town, on the west side of Secondary Highway 834. For information about purchasing burial plots, or how to locate a plot, please contact the Town Office (780-662-3269).
The following pages comprise a transcript of the records held in the Town of Tofield office for burials in the Tofield Cemetery, limited to those occurring before 1986 (see FOIP note below).
Researchers are advised to contact the Town of Tofield directly, for additional information (if available) or for burials within the last 25 years. Another source is the publication "Seven Cemeteries in the Tofield Area" published by The Alberta Genealogical Society. Some records of the Logan Cemetery north of Tofield are available here.
Each record included here lists surname, forename(s), date of burial, Block, Lot and Grave numbers, as available in the original record. In some instances, parts of this information is missing or uncertain in the original record. Some records include a link to an image of the grave marker.
The following information is taken from FOIP Questions and answers for municipalities:
"Can a municipality put the complete cemetery record, such as names, dates of births and deaths, and locations of burial sites, on a web page?
This information is personal information of individuals. The disclosure would be an unreasonable invasion of privacy if the individuals have been dead for less than 25 years (section 17(2)(i)). Disclosures of this information should be considered on a case-by-case basis."