JoDaviess County


Welcome to the listings of  Jo Daviess County Cemeteries.
If you notice an error or a missing cemetery, please e-mail our county coordinator, HERE,  with the corrections.
Listings of cemeteries where found in the Robert Hansen Collection and from e-mail of various people.

We would to thank the HERITAGE LEAGUE OF NORTHWESTERN ILLINOIS for granting written permission
to the USGenWeb's Jo Daviess County, Illinois Homepage to reprint the Robert Hansen Collection.

   We would especially like to thank Marjorie Smith and Susan Wilson for their work in preparing the cemetery listings for the web site.

We would like to also thank Bonnie Selig for her submission of cemetery photos.

Please remember that this information is only a starting point for you to do research.

You should "Verify" all information found!

Visit the actual cemetery where your ancestor is buried.

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Jo Daviess County - Master Cemetery Surname Index

Apple River Township Guilford Township Scales Mound
Berreman Township Hanover Township Stockton Township
Council Hill Township Menominee Township Thompson Township
Derinda Township Nora Township Vinegar Hill Township
Dunleith Township Pleasant Valley Township Wards Grove Township
East Galena Township Rawlins Township Warren Township
Elizabeth Township Rice Township West Galena Township 
Unknown Locations 
  • Robert Hansen mentions a
    cemetery located at Peshangs,
    on the Burns property Grave
    Yard Hill Cemetery
  • Robert Hansen also mentions
    Ennor's Tombstone which is
    in Council Hill Township 
Rush Township Woodbine Township

Cemeteries other than Jo Daviess County

Weir, Annie E.
Born in Galena, IL.

Jan. 12, 1854
Died Nov. 30, 1879

This information was found in the Silver Terrace cemetery in Virginia City, Nevada.  Therese also has a photo of the headstone. Submitted by Therese
Infant son of A & W.K. Weir
Died Nov. 29, 1879
This information was found in the Silver Terrace  cemetery in Virginia City, Nevada.  Therese also has a photo of the headstone.   Submitted by Therese

The following cemeteries contain burial data for persons of Jo Daviess Co. nativity.
Kent Lutheran Cemetery. This cemetery is located in Stephenson Co., IL.

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