Rural Cemetry

The gate of the Mahomet Cemetery
User: Bing-GTX - 10/5/2010

Location: Mahomet Cemetery

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This cemetery with interments dating back to the 1850s, became a community graveyard for the Sycamore Springs and Mahomet rural communities. In 1909 J.W. Williams and J.W. & Nellie Greer deeded the cemetery property to the community of Mahomet. Among the hundreds of people buried here are many of the area's pioneer settlers and their descendants and veterans of wars ranging from the Mexican War (1846-48) to the Vietnam War. Mahomet Cemetery remains active and is maintained by an association of descendents of people buried here.



Log Photos
Mahomet Cemetry Entrance
Historical Marker
Chapel
Area around Mahomet Cemetery