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Shaktoolik Cemetery
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 The location of Shaktoolik 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 five sections:

The Location of the Shaktoolik Cemetery...

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

Lat:   64.3591°   (64° 21' 32")

Lon:   -161.2035°   (-161° 12' 12")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Shaktoolik 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, all of the marker locations have been verified.


 

  Shaktoolik Cemetery  


  Unalakleet Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

The following cemetery is within 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> of the Shaktoolik Cemetery.

Unalakleet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 35 miles [56.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shaktoolik Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following community is within Less than 2 miles of the Shaktoolik Cemetery.

Shaktoolik   [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 first visit 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 Shaktoolik 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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Shaktoolik Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.3591, Longitude: -161.2035     [Map].

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