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Rocky Ford Cemetery


"At head of the hill just to east of Rocky Ford, on south side of road at the bend of road."
"Much of cemetery has been destroyed."
Walter R. Sanders - Forgotten Cemeteries of Montgomery County - 1969
Headstone found by Walter Sanders - but no engraved stones
The property owner asks that no one attempt to visit this cemetery.

In the Gray Cemetery Just east of  Rocky Ford, many of the stones were used to fill in a deep gully- many years ago.  Therefore, many of the stones are missing, and I have no doubt but what many of the unknown stones would fill in missing gaps in this family.  From Settlers of Montgomery County, 1817-1840 Volume II, page 112 as transcribed by Walter R. Sanders in the summer of 1951.


 Rocky Ford Cemetery Location

U.S. Geological Survey:
Latitude: 39.20127
USGS Feature # 1953458
Longitude: -89.58907
USGS Link: View Feature
Township Location:
More Information:
Section: 25
Description: PT E 1/2 NE
Active? No
Cemetery # 09-05-05 
Page View Count = 1004
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Location:54 Rocky Hollow Lane Butler Illinois 62015
Recently Updated Cemetery Records
Meredith Helmn
Date of Death: 1882
Margaret Jane (Gray) Starr
Date of Death: 1855
Edward S. Gray
Date of Death: 1866
Fannie L. Gray
Date of Death: 1870
Unity (Roberts) Gray
Date of Death: 1846
Asbel Gray
Date of Death: 1850
Unity Angelia Gray Barrett
Date of Death: 1865
Robert P. Gray
Date of Death: 1859
Thomas J. Gray
Date of Death:
James Gray
Date of Death: 1843
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