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A visit to the Sacred Heart Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

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 Sacred Heart Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   61.5533°   (61° 33' 11")

Lon:   -149.4621°   (-149° 27' 43")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Sacred Heart Cemetery.

  • Big Lake
  • Buffalo Soapstone
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo Soapstone
    • Buffalo Soapstone lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Sacred Heart Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo Soapstone
  • Butte
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butte
    • Butte lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butte
  • Chugiak
  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • Eagle River
    • Farm Loop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farm Loop
      • Farm Loop lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farm Loop
    • Fishhook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishhook
      • Fishhook lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishhook
    • Gateway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gateway have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gateway
      • Gateway lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gateway
    • Houston
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houston
      • Houston lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,412 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<2>
    • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
      • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Sacred Heart Cemetery
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    • Knik-Fairview
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik-Fairview
      • Knik-Fairview lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Sacred Heart Cemetery
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    • Knik
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knik have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik
      • Knik lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik
    • Lakes
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakes
      • Lakes lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakes
    • Lazy Mountain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lazy Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lazy Mountain
      • Lazy Mountain lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lazy Mountain
    • Meadow Lakes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lakes
      • Meadow Lakes lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Lakes
    • Nancy Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nancy Lake
      • Nancy Lake lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nancy Lake
    • Palmer
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmer
      • Palmer lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,456 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmer<2>
    • Tanaina
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanaina have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanaina
      • Tanaina lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanaina
    • Wasilla
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wasilla
      • Wasilla lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Sacred Heart Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wasilla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wasilla<2>

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 Sacred Heart Cemetery. The following communities are located in .

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Sacred Heart Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

  • Palmer Pioneer Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Palmer Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The Palmer Pioneer Cemetery is located outside and to the northeast of Palmer.
    • Palmer Pioneer Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Palmer Pioneer Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmer Pioneer Cemetery
  • Pioneer Cemetery
    • The Pioneer Cemetery is located outside and to the northeast of Palmer.
    • To be more precise, Pioneer Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pioneer Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pioneer Cemetery
  • St. John Cathedral Cemetery
  • St. Nicholas Orthodox Church Cemetery
  • Valley Memorial Park
    • Valley Memorial Park lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Sacred Heart Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Valley Memorial Park
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Memorial Park
  • Wasilla Aurora Cemetery

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.5533, Longitude: -149.4621    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The 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.
<4>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.




 

 

 

 

 


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