A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
The location of Shaktoolik Cemetery
|Click here for an interactive map for .|
Profile for the Shaktoolik Cemetery ...
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 Shaktoolik Cemetery...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Shaktoolik Cemetery
Lat: 64.3591° (64° 21' 32")
Lon: -161.2035° (-161° 12' 12")
Map of nearby cemeteries ...
The red map marker shows the location of the Shaktoolik Cemetery.
The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.
List of the closest cemeteries ...
The following cemetery is within 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> of the Shaktoolik Cemetery.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following community is within Less than 2 miles of the Shaktoolik Cemetery.
For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.
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, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Shaktoolik 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/
|This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2018|
|By John Hall|