Mount Greenwood Cemetery

Street Address: 
2900 W 111th Street
Chicago, IL

Status: Open
Established: 1879

When the cemetery in Blue Island was closed, the graves were transferred to Mt. Greenwood, some graves dating as far back as the early 1800s.

Other resources:
Find a Grave


Hucke, Matt, and Ursula Bielski. Graveyards of Chicago: The People, History, Art, and Lore of Cook County Cemeteries
Chicago, Ill.: Lake Claremont Press, 2013 (2nd ed.)
Call No. Chicago Browsing F547.C7 H84 2013

Simon, Andreas. Chicago, the Garden City: Its Magnificent Parks, Boulevards and Cemeteries: Together with Other Descriptive Views and Sketches
Chicago, Ill.: Franz Gindele Printing Co., 1893
Call No. W19.70
Digital copy available from the Open Content Alliance/Internet Archive.



1879 - 9999

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