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A visit to the Moose Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Moose Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Moose Cemetery (FAG ID #2313061)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Moose Cemetery ...

The Moose Cemetery is located in Sitka.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Moose Cemetery

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Moose Cemetery

Lat:   57.0566°   (57° 3' 23")

Lon:   -135.3316°   (-135° 19' 53")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Moose Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following community is within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Moose Cemetery.

  • Sitka

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 Moose Cemetery. The following communities are located in .

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Moose Cemetery.

  • Sitka

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Moose Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 57.0566, Longitude: -135.3316    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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