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Cemeteries Near Fish Creek ...

The red map marker shows the location of Fish Creek.

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.


 

  Fish Creek  


  Alaskan Memorial Park
   [Map] - Verified
  Evergreen Cemetery
   [Map] - Verified
  Funter Bay Cemetery [Map]
  Kuteha Indian Burial Grounds
   [Map] - from GNIS<1>
  Icy Strait Point Cemetery [Map]
  Hoonah Cemetery [Map]
  Grave Island Cemetery [Map]

List of Neighboring Cemeteries ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Fish Creek (within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2>). 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 Fish Creek 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 Fish Creek.

The following cemeteries are located in .

Alaskan Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Fish Creek
 - Location has been verified
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Fish Creek
 - Location has been verified
 
Funter Bay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Fish Creek
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
Grave Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 44 miles [70.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Fish Creek
 - Location is estimated
 
Hoonah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Fish Creek
 - Location is estimated
 
Icy Strait Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Fish Creek
 - Location is estimated
 
Kuteha Indian Burial Grounds   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Fish Creek
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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


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

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 Fish Creek.






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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Fish Creek. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fish Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fish Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.3306, Longitude: -134.5917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fish Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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