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Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
(Alaska)


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 The location of Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery 

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Introduction ...

We have organized this page based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery

Lat:   61.1152°   (61° 6' 54")

Lon:   -149.8709°   (-149° 52' 15")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.

On the map below, the majority of the marker locations have been verified. Locations not yet verified are indicated.


 

  Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery  


  Kashwitna Cemetery
  St. John Cathedral Cemetery
  Pioneer Cemetery
  Ft. Richardson National Cemetery
  Palmer Pioneer Cemetery
   Location from GNIS<1>
  Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery
  Wasilla Aurora Cemetery
  Memorial To The Missing
  Valley Memorial Park
  Hope Cemetery
  Sacred Heart Cemetery
  Sunrise Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  St. Nicholas Orthodox Church Cemetery
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Ft. Richardson National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Memorial To The Missing   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
St. John Cathedral Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery.

Alyeska   [Map]Eagle River   [Map]John Fitzgerald Kennedy City   [Map]
Anchorage   [Map]Fort Richardson   [Map]Knik   [Map]
Artesian Village   [Map]Girdwood   [Map]Point MacKenzie   [Map]
Big Lake   [Map]Hope   [Map]Sunrise   [Map]
Chugiak   [Map]Indian   [Map]Wilson Village   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alaska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alaska:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alaska
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alaska
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alaska
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alaska

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alaska

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1416770   (Name of Record: Evergreen Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Anchorage
Lat: 61.1147222     Lon: -149.8688889   [Map]
Elev: 46         Map Name: Anchorage A-8

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Footnotes ...

<1>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.1152, Longitude: -149.8709     [Map].

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