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Jersey County, Illinois
Abstracted from Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States, General Land Office, U. S. Dept. of Interior. We are indebted to Harry Nelms, for this huge project, who unselfishly downloaded these records from the GLO site and contributed his expertise for this display. Thanks also to Gloria Frazier.
Unknown Cemetery, Sec. 14; Tax record; No other information
WENDLE(?) Cemetery, Sec. 14; No information
ST. MICHAELS Cemetery, SW1/4 Sec. 14 or 16; Currently used
BELTREES Cemetery, SW1/4 Sec. 15; Currently used
ELSAH Cemetery, SE1/4 Sec. 17; Currently used; 344 known burials; Earliest burial 1859
UNKNOWN Cemetery, Sec. 21; On tax list; Deed book 36, page 18
PIGGOTT Family Cemetery, Sec. 21; On tax list; Deed book 36, page 18
LOCKHAVEN Cemetery, Sec. 26; Lockhaven Development on grounds