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Our Genealogy Helper for Cohoe ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Cohoe (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Cohoe. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Cohoe ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 4 newspapers that have been published in the area around Cohoe.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Cohoe, there are papers which were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Cohoe.

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 helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Cohoe:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Alaska

Cemeteries Near Cohoe ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Cohoe.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Cohoe covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery
    • The Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery is located in Kenai.
    • To be more precise, Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Cohoe.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery
  • Leif Hansen Memorial Park
    • The Leif Hansen Memorial Park is located in Kenai.
    • Leif Hansen Memorial Park lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Cohoe.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Leif Hansen Memorial Park
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leif Hansen Memorial Park
  • Kenai City Cemetery
    • The Kenai City Cemetery is located in Kenai.
    • To be more accurate, Kenai City Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Cohoe.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kenai City Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenai City Cemetery
  • Russian Orthodox Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Russian Orthodox Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<2>
    • The Russian Orthodox Cemetery is located outside and to the north of Ninilchik.
    • More precisely, Russian Orthodox Cemetery lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Cohoe.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Russian Orthodox Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russian Orthodox Cemetery
  • McGahan Cemetery

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Cohoe. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cohoe.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cohoe. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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- Cohoe) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cohoe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cohoe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cohoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.3682, Longitude: -151.3074    
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






















 

 

 

 

 


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