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The location of Ouzinkie Cemetery









A visit to the Ouzinkie Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

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 Ouzinkie Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Ouzinkie Cemetery

Lat:   57.9236°   (57° 55' 24")

Lon:   -152.4998°   (-152° 29' 59")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 3 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Ouzinkie Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Kodiak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ouzinkie Cemetery
 
Old American Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ouzinkie Cemetery
 
Russian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ouzinkie Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 9 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Ouzinkie Cemetery.

Afognak   [Map]     Ouzinkie   [Map]    
Aleneva   [Map]     Port Lions   [Map]    
Aleut Village   [Map]     Port Wakefield   [Map]    
Chiniak   [Map]     Womens Bay   [Map]    
Kodiak   [Map]      

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 Ouzinkie Cemetery. The following communities are located in .

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Ouzinkie Cemetery.

Kodiak   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ouzinkie Cemetery

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 professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Ouzinkie Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alaska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alaska:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alaska
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alaska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alaska
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of 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.

Disaster Stories from Alaska

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ouzinkie Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 57.9236, Longitude: -152.4998     [Map].

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