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Riverview Cemetery

Oregon Township

Riverview Cemetery is one of the most beautifully located cemeteries in Ogle County. It is 1/4 mile north of Oregon off Rt. 2 on the west side of the road. It was established in the 1830's. This is a large cemetery, terraced on and around a wooded hilltop, overlooking Rock River with a view of the statue of Chief Blackhawk, located on the opposite bank of the river in Lowden State Park.

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Grave of John Phelps, founder of Oregon

 

Photos by Laverne M. Stauffer

 

Surname Index: (from mid 1980's)