The Location of the Sunrise Cemetery...
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Sunrise Cemetery
Lat: 60.8986° (60° 53' 54")
Lon: -149.4269° (-149° 25' 36")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Sunrise Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>
Map of nearby cemeteries ...
The red map marker shows the location of the Sunrise Cemetery.
The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Sunrise Cemetery. The following communities are located in .
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Sunrise Cemetery.
|Anchorage [Map] |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
|Eagle River [Map] |
| - || Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the North (N) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
|Fort Richardson [Map] |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
|Girdwood [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
|Moose Pass [Map] |
| - || Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South (S) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
|Whittier [Map] |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Sunrise Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Sunrise Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in .
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 12 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Sunrise 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 first turn to 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 Sunrise 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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Sunrise Cemetery ...
Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Sunrise Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1415092 (Name of Record: Sunrise Cemetery)
County: Kenai Peninsula
Lat: 60.8986111 Lon: -149.4269444 [Map]
Elev: 10 Map Name: Seward D-7
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
|<1>||The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.8986, Longitude: -149.4269 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Sunrise Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Sunrise Cemetery should not be considered precise.
- Return to Citation
|<2>||This 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.|
- Return to Citation
|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.|
- Return to Citation