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


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

Introduction to History
Introduction to Land Records
Introduction to Land Records

Tucked back from McCord’s Trail, this quaint rural cemetery is bordered by trees and consists of approximately three acres. The cemetery is accessed from McCord’s Trail, a road that is approximately three miles long. The road is in Irving Township near Irving Village in Montgomery County, Illinois. Please consult the map for more information.

Visiting the Cemetery


Interactive Map and GPS Data

GPS Coordinates:

Latitude: 39.18920,  Longitude: -89.44470

Cemetery Hours

The Cemetery is open to the public every day of the year, dawn to dusk.

Irving Area Historical Museum

While in the area, you’ll want to visit the nearby award-winning Irving Area Historical Museum and learn about the local history. Contact the museum in advance  for current visiting hours or to make an appointment.

Local Historical Museum

201 E. State Street

Irving, Illinois

"One can tell the morals of a culture by the way they treat their dead."  Benjamin Franklin