Shannon Cemetery, Groveland Twp., Tazewell County, IL

 

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On Springfield Road, North of Groveland. Warranty deed given by John Shannon to the directors of No.7 school district - 0.422 acres to be used as a public burial ground and no other purpose what-so-ever. Enacted 28 March 1871

INVENTORY:

BECKER, SARAH BRIGGS; wife of Adam, died May 8, 1855, age: 71 years of age

BERNARD, LOUIS, born: March 10, 1815, died Sept 30, 1896
BERNARD, LOUISA, born Feb 11, 1820, died: April 4, 1903

CLEVELAND, CLIFFORD H., 1852 - 1919 (no other dates on given on stone)
CLEVELAND, CLARA M. SUNDERLAND 1855 - 1927
CLEVELAND, MARY S. 1850 - 1936
CLEVELAND, GEORGE F., born May 4, 1826, Died: April 18, 1901
CLEVELAND, ELIZABETH J. SHANNON, wife, Born Jan 31, 1827, Died: Oct 19, 1903

GAY, CALVIN G., died 1886, age: 78 years

HANCOCK, KEZER, died June 14, 1884, age: 76 yrs 2 mo 26 days
HANCOCK, CHRISTINA, wife of Kezer, died: July 8, 1890, age: 82 yrs 4 mo 0 da
HANCOCK, HORACE, Born: Sept 26, 1833, died: Dec 22, 1903
HANCOCK, MARGARET SHANNON, wife of Horace, born: Sept 3, 1833, died: Dec 10, 1882, age: 49 yrs 3 mo 7 da HANCOCK, JOHN SHANNON, born: Dec 9, 1861, died Dec 8, 1865
HANCOCK, infant grave -- no dates

HAYES, HENRY, 1851 - 1916
HAYES, JEMIMA, 1852 - 1879
HAYES, IDA O.,daughter of J.H. & J., died: Sept 13, 1871,age: 1 yr 1 mo 20 da

LYFORD, MARY A., wife of Jo. G., born: Feb 9, 1829, died Feb 7, 1865
LYFORD, JOHN T., son of Jo. G. & M.A., born: Aug 1, 1859, died: April 4, 1860
LYFORD, CLARRANCE E., son of Jo.G. & M.A., born June 23, 1861, died: Feb 6, 1862

LOWER, FRANK, born Feb 4, 1866, died: June 9, 1946
LOWER, HANNAH, 1865 - 1957

SHANNON, JOHN, born in Pennsylvania, died March 25, 1880, age: 90 yrs 7 mo 11 da
SHANNON, MARY STAMBAUGH , wife of John, died: May 9, 1867, 67 yrs 2 mo 26 da
SHANNON, CLARISSA W., daughter of J. & M., died Aug 12, 1855,age: 23 yrs 11 mo 12 da
SHANNON, HENRY C., son of J. & M., died April 28, 1849, age: 0yrs 2 mo 14 da
SHANNON, DANIEL,son of J. & M., died: Feb 14, 1848

SMITH, LAURA , baby/infant, born Dec 23, 1872, died Jan 20, 1873
SMITH, GEORGE H., died July 30, 1872

STOUT, JOSEPHINE, wife of Nicholas, born April 10, 1857, died Feb 27, 1897

TURLEY, JAMES P., father, born: April 16, 1851, died July 25, 1925
TURLEY, MARY F., mother, born Feb 20, 1861, died April 6, 1932
TURLEY, OLIVER, born: March 13, 1889, died Jan 8, 1916
TURLEY, PRESTON, born May 28, 1887, died Dec 3, 1901

WHITE, LOUIS S., born: March 23, 1842, died Oct. 18, 1897
WHITE, MIRANDA E. STOUT , w of Louis, died: March 26, 1872, age: 25 yrs 11 mo 19 da
WHITE, THOMAS, son of L.S. & M.E., died: April 30, 1868, age: 0 yrs 9 mo 17 da
WHITE, JAMES L., son of L.S. & K.J., died March 15, 1856, age: 1 yr 1 mo 2 da
WHITE, ROBERT G., rest in cement (???), quote on stone ??? as to the meaning
WHITE, MAMIE L., born: Oct 13, 1870, died: July 21, 1871
WHITE, SARAH, daughter of R. (wife's initials & DOD unreadable), age: 4mo3da
                                                                                                                                    

 

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