Burials

Inscriptions, veterans, cemetery plat map, photos (& more coming)

History

Land Records

Original land owner, deeds, surveys, 1874 historic plat map, & more

McCord Cemetery

Save our Heritage at McCord Cemetery

Irving, Illinois

Copyright January 2010 Jeanne Johnson

Introduction to History

From a neighborhood burial ground for pioneers to the cemetery today

Burials
Burials
Introduction to History
Introduction to Land Records
Introduction to Land Records

Cemetery Plat Map

A modern diagram based on a hand-drawn map of the cemetery and burial lots found at the county courthouse.

Introduction to Burial Records

Sexton records and official interment lists for historic McCord Cemetery do not exist. On this page are a collection of resources compiled from on-site visits, historic records, newspaper archives, local history books, courthouse records, and other sources.

Inscription Database

A database consisting of the transcriptions (recorded word for word) of the engraved inscriptions found on the grave markers.

Who’s Who

Biographical sketches of persons buried in McCord Cemetery. COMING SOON

Photos & Interment List

Photographs of many of the grave markers can be viewed online at the Find-A-Grave site where I’ve submitted the McCord Cemetery interments.

Visit Find-A-Grave

Inscriptions

Our Veterans

A tribute to the eighteen veterans that served our country to protect our freedoms, from the American Revolutionary War to the Korean War.

Veterans
Veterans
Plat Map

Cemetery Plat Map

Hand-drawn map of the cemetery and burial lots found at the county courthouse.

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