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Ferry, Alaska

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Cemeteries Near Ferry ...

The red map marker shows the location of Ferry.

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

If you click on the [Map] that follows the cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of that cemetery.

On the map below, the majority of the marker locations have been estimated and should be within a few hundred feet of the actual position. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location includes it being overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.



  Nenana North Cemetery [Map]
  Nenana South Cemetery [Map]
  Valley View Memorial Cemetery
   [Map] - Verified

List of Neighboring Cemeteries ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Ferry (within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1>). The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

This is a new section of our Gazetteer and we're still collecting data about cemeteries and their location. If you know of a cemetery that should be included, please let us know.

We are looking for information such as the name of the cemetery, its GPS location, whether the cemetery is still in use or if it is historic (ie- defunct, abandoned,  etc.). If it applies, we would also like to learn of any past or alternate names that the cemetery has been known by.

If you don't know the GPS location (ie- the latitude/longitude) of a cemetery, please use our Map Page for Ferry to determine the cemetery's position (the instructions for finding the latitude/longitude can be found below the map).

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our collection of Genealogy Websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ferry.

The following cemeteries are located in .

Nenana North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 38 miles [61.2 km] to the North (N) of Ferry
 - Location is estimated<2>
Nenana South Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 35 miles [56.3 km] to the North (N) of Ferry
 - Location is estimated
Valley View Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Ferry
 - Location has been verified

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska:

Looking for information about genealogy? We always start with these websites when searching in and around the area of Ferry:

Cyndi's List for the State of Alaska
Family Search for the State of Alaska
Genealogy Trails for the State of Alaska
USGenWeb for the State of Alaska

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ferry.

Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ferry. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ferry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.0167, Longitude: -149.1167     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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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