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Yukon & Alaska Genealogy Centre

This site was created to allow genealogists and regional historians access to resource materials that we, and others, have assembled. The information posted at YukonAlaska, ExploreNorth, and RailsNorth has primarily been pulled from the 6,000-page master database compiled by Murray Lundberg.


Historic Yukon & Alaska Hotels, Roadhouses, Saloons & Cafes
Index - Proprietors and Managers
(approximately 1,265 names) - Updated June 23, 1998
A-C | D-G | H-L | M-N | O-R | S-T | U-Z |

Index to British Yukon Navigation Company Employment Applications at the Yukon Archives (approximately 515 names)

Ship Passenger Lists
For single-name searches, the database at the Dawson Museum is the best place to start - then, the lists below can put the results of your search into context, showing the passengers on the same steamer, and transportation patterns.
                Gleaner (1899) | Lully C. (1899) | Ruth (1899) | Clifford Sifton (1899)

                To other Yukon Sternwheeler Information.

The Matanuska Colony: The New Deal in Alaska
includes a complete list of the 203 original families.

Klondike Stampeders from Montana (619 names)
Klondike Stampeders from Australia (251 names)
Klondike Stampeders from California (4,686 names)
                Klondike Stampeders from Seattle, Washington (4,320 names)
                - - edited pages of search results from the Dawson Museum's "Pan For Gold" database

Other Yukon & Alaska Genealogy Resources

Biographies of Yukon & Alaska Pioneers