Old Macomb Cemetery
Street: NE Sec 25 T6N
Township: Emmet Twp
County: McDonough Co
lat ns: N
long ew: W
Directions: From Macomb west on Adams about 1
mile west of entrance to
W I U, turn right at cross
street; cemetery is on the west side of the cross street.
Water source: No
Features: Many older trees, level
but sits up above road level
Availability: McDonough County Genealogy Society at
Macomb has a listing publication
Smithers, Hanan, Rogers, and others.
Many stones are now illegible, broken, stacked, leaning
against the bases of trees, some are sinking terribly. Possibly had been
vandalized years ago, but damage from whatever source here is extreme.
effort appears to have been made recently at least to pile stones so the
grass can be cut. Living out of state, visiting every few years, so have
no idea what is the contact for this cemetery, ownership or responsible
party. Can someone locally find out what can be done to preserve