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Our Genealogy Helper for Kustatan ...

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 Kustatan (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 Kustatan. 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 Kustatan ...

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 Kustatan.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Kustatan, there are papers which were published within 27 miles [43.5 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Kustatan.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Kustatan:

  • 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 Kustatan ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Kustatan.

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 Kustatan covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • McGahan Cemetery
  • Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Kustatan.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Assumption Of The Virgin Mary Cemetery
  • Kenai City Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kenai City Cemetery
    • The Kenai City Cemetery is located in Kenai.More precisely, Kenai City Cemetery lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Kustatan.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenai City Cemetery
  • Leif Hansen Memorial Park
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Leif Hansen Memorial Park
    • The Leif Hansen Memorial Park is located in Kenai.More precisely, Leif Hansen Memorial Park lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Kustatan.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leif Hansen Memorial Park

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kustatan. 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kustatan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kustatan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.7158, Longitude: -151.7475       In this case, the coordinates for Kustatan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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