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Annual Cemetery Walk

The Iroquois County Genealogy Society is planning its 4th Cemetery Walk September 11, 2016 at 2 p.m. at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Milford.

We have 10 presenters this year talking about the history of the cemetery, the symbols on the stones, and some of the people buried there, such as teachers of the area, a murderess, a Civil War soldier, a corn breeder and more.

There are many maple trees in the cemetery (hence the name) so it will be a very shaded tour.

We have a wagon to transport you from site to site. The cemetery does have hills but is very well paved which makes for an easy walk if you wish to do so.
This is a rain or shine event so hope for no rain.

The cost is $5.00

The tour should take about an hour for the complete.

Bottled water will be available.

Also watch for articles in our local papers and FaceBook.

Contact Iroquois County Genealogy Society

via email (

or phone (815-432-3730)

for more information.

Hope to see you there.

Harvest Daze
We will be serving Ham and Beans again this October 1 in the Big Tent.


Harvest Daze

For more information on the Harvest Daze events go to

Hope to see you there!

Krypt Kicker

Remember, you only have until September 15th to register to be guaranteed a T-shirt!

Online registration is easy and can be completed here

The Iroquois County Genealogical Society is now an affiliate library of Family Search.

So you can order your films from Salt Lake City and have them sent to our library where you can view the films and make copies. We will be glad to help you get your films ordered if needed. We have 4 microfilm readers with printers.

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