Altenheim Cemetery

Street Address: 
7824 Madison Street
Forest Park, IL

Altenheim Cemetery was established for the burials of residents of the adjacent German Old People’s home, which opened in 1885.


Other resources:
Find a Grave
Forest Park Review
Franzosenbusch Heritage Society


“The Cemetery at Altenheim”
Chicago Genealogist. Chicago, IL: Spring 1981. Vol. 23, no. 3
Call No. Chicago Browsing F548.1.C45

The Cemetery at Altenheim, Forest Park, Illinois
Chicago, Ill.: Chicago Genealogical Society, 1991
Call No. folio F549.F47 C4 1991

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



1895 - 9999

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