abandoned cemetery was once trodden by cattle in it's Bear Creek
Township location in Christian County, Illinois. The current land
owner has erected a fence to keep livestock out of the graveyard and
has attempted some clean up and repairs. Like many other prairie
cemeteries, without constant tending, it has once again become
over-grown and many stones noted in and ealier DAR reading were not
A listing of burials for this cemetery is available in our library.
Tombstone photos and burial information can be found at US Cemetery Project.