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On a high hill behind the home of Lew and Mary Cummings in the SW Section 17 Chambersburg Township (present day land owned by Trustees of Illinois College) is the Chambersburg-Brown Cemetery. It is about a mile south of the town Chambersburg and a short distance west of the Valley City Black Top (highway 21). A crushed rockroad runs through it. Old and new stones intermingle all over the 4 or 5 acre plot.

Surname listing from Cemetery Book Volume III:

Arnett, Ballard, Banning, Barry, Beavers, Bentley, Bonner, Boulton, Bradshaw, Breedon, Brooks, Brown, Brubaker, Buchanan, Bunn, Bushfield, Calhoun, Carnes, Chenoweth, Chinn, Clenning, Conklin, Conrad, Craig, Cunningham, Davisson, Dennis, Dickson, Dugan, Dunn, Elledge, Elliott, Fred, Gance, Gerard, Gillis, Giliworth, Gilworth, Glasgow, Grady, Graham, Gray, Gregory, Ham, High, Hildreth, Hill, Hobbs, Hume, Huned, Ingram, Irving, Jarvis, Johns, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Kleinlein, Klienlein, Leahr, Lerch, Lidgard, Liming, Loer, Lord, Lucas, Marrett, Martin, McGinnis, Metz, Middaugh, Mongomery, Montgomery, Morris, Morrison, Myers, Newingham, Norvelle, Patton, Perry, Poole, Pouder, Powell, Ramsbotham, Ray, Reece, Rethaford, Rigg, Robbins, Shultis, Smith, Stewart, Stinebaker, Sullivan, Swan, Taylor, Tedrow, Thomb, Thompson, Thornberry, Todd, Tryon, Vanwey, Varner, Vertrees, Walsh, Weaver, Webel, Wellenreiter, Wells, Wendling, Williamson, Wilson, Wilt, Winegar, Witcher, Yeakel.

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Posted 05/31/10 - 09:10:07:

My name is John E. Glasgow and I am researching my family tree who lived in Chambersburg, Illinois in 1800. I noticed that the names "Glasgow" and "Loer" appear in the list for the "Chambersburg - Brown Cemetery".

Is there a way I can get full info regarding these names, especially first names and born and death dates? Thank you.

john@johneglasgowarchitect.com or [phone number deleted by admin] (Los Angeles, CA)

Edited by Barbara on 05/31/10 - 15:56:11
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Did you get answers to your question in 2010?


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