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Our Genealogy Helper for Aleut Village ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Aleut Village (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Aleut Village. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Name Variations for Aleut Village ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Aleut Village.

  • Typical abbreviation for Aleut Village: Aleut Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Newspapers Published in Aleut Village ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 27 newspapers that have been published in the area around Aleut Village.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Aleut Village, there are papers which were published within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Aleut Village.

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 and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Aleut Village:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Alaska

Cemeteries Near Aleut Village ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Aleut Village.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Aleut Village covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Ouzinkie Cemetery
    • The Ouzinkie Cemetery is located in Ouzinkie.
    • To be precise, Ouzinkie Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Aleut Village.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ouzinkie Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ouzinkie Cemetery
  • Old American Cemetery
    • The Old American Cemetery is located in Kodiak.
    • Stated another way, Old American Cemetery lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Aleut Village.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old American Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old American Cemetery
  • Russian Cemetery
    • The Russian Cemetery is located in Kodiak.
    • Russian Cemetery lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Aleut Village.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Russian Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russian Cemetery
  • Kodiak Cemetery
    • The Kodiak Cemetery is located in Kodiak.
    • To be precise, Kodiak Cemetery lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Aleut Village.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kodiak Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kodiak Cemetery

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Aleut Village. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aleut Village.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aleut Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aleut Village) 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 Aleut Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aleut Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aleut Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.0178, Longitude: -152.7655       In this case, the coordinates for Aleut Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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