American Samoa Cemeteries

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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Jewish Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • JewishGen has a database to check for Jewish Cemeteries.

Military Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Individual Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Traditional Samoan burial practice is to bury family members on their property, a method not available to outsiders.This limits the need for large public cemeteries.[1]
  • Satala Cemetery, American Samoa on Wikipedia.

Additional Resources at the Family History Library[edit | edit source]

To find cemetery records for American Samoa in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: American Samoa in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Places within American Samoa
  5. Click on: Cemeteries

If you don't find an entry for Cemeteries, you may need to go to a smaller jurisdiction by using Places within... a second time.

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]

  • Tauti Auali'itia Faaoleole Laulu; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Society. Pedigrees of Samoa Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah. 1970. Available on WorldCat
  • Philip M Parker. 2007-2012 world outlook for cemeteries and crematories, the. ICON Group, 2006. Available on WorldCat
  • Old Naval Cemetery (Satala, American Samoa). Cemetery records, 1900-1928 Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1975. Available on WorldCat
  • Computer file : English. Access Genealogy - American Samoa's Genealogy Resource Center. Available on WorldCat

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