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Rosthern - Jacob Fast Cemetery

Name of R.M.: Rosthern No.: 403
Name of Cemetery: Private
Name of Community: Rosthern
Name of Denomination: Mennonite
Condition of Cemetery: Overgrown
Ownership of Cemetery: Landowner - Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Fast
Approximate number of burials: Unknown - perhaps 15
Legal Land Location: NE 16 - 43 - 3, W 3rd
Directions: Leaving Rosthern drive west 1 mile then 2.5 miles north and a quarter mile west.
Recorded by: Abe Buhler
Date: Aug 30, 2007
Local Contact Person: Jacob Fast
Phone No: 306-232-4655
This cemetery is on the original homestead of Aaron Zacharias, Bishop of the Bergthaler church. He was a leader in the migration to Paraguay in 1926. The Cemetery is totally overgrown with bush. There are three grave markers still in good conditions with the names given below.

[Note: For faster updating, and so that you may download the data easier, you may now open or download this linked PDF file with the most recent data we have for those interred in this cemetery: Rosthern-Jacob-Fast-Cemetery.pdf]

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