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


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