Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Genealogy

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Guide to Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska
Map of Alaska highlighting Valdez-Cordova Census Area
Location in the state of Alaska
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, Alaska online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
TombstoneTranscriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the Census Area
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.