Harper Cemetery of Knox County, IL  

created May 25, 2005 09:33 pm

Friday, May 05, 2006 08:12:07 AM updated

Harper Cemetery

       Harper Cemetery is located in  Chestnut township, Knox County, Illinois. Southwest section 2, five miles west of Maquon 1/2mile south, near Harper School.

Surname

Name Surname of wife

Birth date

death date

other

Briggs Maude     dau. of Judson Willmont & Priscilla (Jones)
Cramer Sarah A.   Apr. 24, 1871 ae 65yr 7m 11d
  William   April 24, 1875 ae 70 yr 3m 29da
  Charlotte B.     wife of R. S.
Conner Jemina   July 16, 1856 wife of G. W.     ae 36yr 8m 29da
Jones Peter     Father
  Sally Oliver     Mother
Smith George M. 1829 1876  
  Rachel E. 1836 1876 wife of G. M.
  Priscilla I 1857 1859 dau. of G. M. & R. E.
Nickerson Uzzi July 03, 1789 Feb 13, 1874 corrections of spelling of name by a descendant.
  Elizabeth Dec 04, 1797 Feb 13, 1874 wife of Uzzi   note they died on the same day.
Conner Emely   Sept 02, 1856 dau of G. W. & J    ae 10m 7da
  Lynda M   Apr 10, 1855 dau. of G. W. & J. ae 1yr 9m 25da
Hearn James J.   Dec 03, 1859 ae 27 yr 11m 6da
  James U.   Dec 03, 1847 son L. R. & M  ae 10m 2d
  Samuel     nothing else on tombstone
Tucker Josiah   Aug 14, 1879 ae 53yr 9m 2d
  Catherine P   June 01, 1863 wife of Josiah   ae 33yr 9m 19d
Steveson Zachariah   May 11, 1848 ae 66 yr 11m 24da
Stevenson Sarah Stevenson Should be buried here. contributed by Todd Walter.
Jacobs Estella E.   Sept 07, 1872 dau. of C. O. & R. A.  ae 1yr 5m 22d
Conner Emma   June 16, 1856 ae 36yr 8m 2d   wife of G. A.
Snell Sarah   July 16, 1856 ae 17yr 7m 28da  wife of J.
Wainwright Clara L   Oct. 07, 1862 dau. of D. & E.   ae 1yr 8m 3da

Need to find and visit this one also to see what would be left of it.

Click on link above to go to Harper Cemetery Update page w/photos it will amaze you what someone did to this cemetery.

 UPDATE HAVE BEEN TO THIS CEMETERY AND ALSO MET A GENTLEMAN

Help! Help! Help!

feed my doggie with emails.... he'll love you for it...

This Cemetery is very much in need of some help. If you would care to donate your time, donations to help with repairs, have family buried here, or anything you could do to help in the renovocation of this cemetery either click on my doggie to email me or write me at

Foxie Hagerty
RR #2 Box 63
1635 Sherwood Road
Dahinda, IL 61428

Anything you can do to help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks for your time.

HAD BEEN WANTING TO MEET.  WILL POST PHOTOS OF IT ONLINE on the above link AS SOON AS I GET A CHANCE.  IT IS IN A VERY VERY POOR CONDITION AND NEEDS OUR HELP.  EMAIL ME IF YOU ARE INTERESTED.  WHAT HAS BEEN DONE TO THIS CEMETERY IS A SHAME AND I WANT TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT. THANKS FOR YOUR HELP.

 FOXIE CLICK ON MY NAME TO EMAIL ME.

Have been ---Need to find and visit this one also to see what would be left of it.

Click above to see my update as of October 16, 2005, when visited the cemetery and finally met a man I have great respect for and had been wanting to meet for a quite sometime. Thanks.... Happy Days....

graphics on this page by, thanks Rhio....

YOU are the     5014th  Visitor
Have a Great DAY....

& Happy Gene HUNTING
... ECHOES FROM THE PAST ...

link bar below for cemeteries possibly with photos on Foxie's Web site. Just click on the name you want to go to....  Enjoy........ Pleasant Happy delightful days to you and yours....

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