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Trident Tree Cemetery
(Alaska)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Trident Tree Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Trident Tree Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Trident Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #2411806)

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 four sections:

The Location of the Trident Tree Cemetery...

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

Lat:   55.3365°   (55° 20' 11")

Lon:   -160.5010°   (-160° 30' 3")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Trident Tree Cemetery has been estimated.<2>

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 1 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Trident Tree Cemetery.

Sand Point   [Map] 
Unga   [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 turn to 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 Trident Tree 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:     The Trident Tree Cemetery (FAG ID #2411806)
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 Trident Tree Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Trident Tree Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Trident Tree Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Trident Tree Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2411806

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3365, Longitude: -160.5010     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Trident Tree Cemetery have been estimated.

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Trident Tree Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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