Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Genealogy

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Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska
Map of Alaska highlighting Valdez-Cordova Census Area
Location in the state of Alaska, United States Genealogy
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alaska
Location of Alaska in the U.S.
Founded 1980
County Seat No borough seat

Description[edit | edit source]

The census area was created in 1980 as part of Alaska's Unorganized Borough. It has no borough seat. This census area is located in the southeastern part of the state.[1]

Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Boroughs[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit Hometown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this census area:[2]

Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Ghost towns

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Alaska Cemeteries for more information

Census[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1960 2,844
1970 3,098 8.9%
1980 8,348 169.5%
1990 9,952 19.2%
2000 10,195 2.4%
2010 9,636 −5.5%
Source: "".

Note: Split to form Chugach Census Area and Copper River Census Area, effective January 02, 2019.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

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Local Centers and Affiliate Libraries

List of Churches and Church Parishes

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

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Military[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Familt History Centers

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Valdez-Cordova Census Area," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,,_Alaska 18 June 2018.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,–Cordova_Census_Area,_Alaska, accessed 13 February 2019.