A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
A visit to the Grave Island Cemetery ...
We aren't confident of the location of the Grave Island Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>
We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.
This page contains five sections:
The Location of the Grave Island Cemetery ...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Grave Island Cemetery
Lat: 57.7756° (57° 46' 32")
Lon: -135.1991° (-135° 11' 56")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Grave Island Cemetery has been estimated.
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 50 miles [80.5 km]<2> of the Grave Island Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 8 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Grave Island Cemetery.
For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Grave Island Cemetery. The following communities are located in .
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Grave Island Cemetery.
Websites to help with your genealogy research ...
When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Grave Island Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Alaska:
Cemetery Information and Directories for 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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019