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GARDEN PLAIN CEMETERY
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Garden Plain Cemetery
The inhabitants of Garden Plain have provided a place for their departed friends. They have a beautiful little cemetery, situated upon a rising piece of ground near the Corners, and shaded by fine old trees. It contains some fine monuments. Abel PARKER and his son David are buried here. The first interment was the body of A. M. GEORGE. (Portrait & Biographical Album of Whiteside Co., 1885)

FOR A MORE COMPLETE LIST OF BURIALS IN THIS CEMETERY, PLEASE VISIT THE GENEALOGY TRAILS/WHITESIDE WEBSITE

Garden Plain Cemetery,  is located in Sec. 14, Garden Plain twp., Whiteside County, IL. The following EMMONS families are buried there:

Issac B. Emmons; Ella I. Emmons; Clarence Emmons; Harriet R. (nee Walling) Emmons; Illinois Emmons; Samuel Emmons; Minnie A. Emmons

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