Kirby Cemetery

Kirby Cemetery

Menard County, Illinois

Directions: Follow Rte. 97 north through Petersburg to North Petersburg Road, which is marked. You will see a sign for the Menard County Fairgrounds. Turn right (east) on to North Petersburg Road and go for 5.7 miles to Wilken Road. Turn east on Wilken road and go 1.2 miles to Hollis Road which is the first road left. Turn north and go about a quarter of a mile and you will see the cemetery on the left side of the road. The very small cemetery is fenced and well maintained.

NOTE: This cemetery has been vandalized (2003) - click here for photos.

Pictures, new reading & directions provided by: Jeanie Lowe.

Name Born Died Age Additional Inscription/Information
ATTERBERRY, William 17 Nov 1862 14y Son of Howard Atterberry
COMBS, George T. 30 Sep 1908 27d Child of Mr. & Mrs. George T. Combs
COMBS, Hannah 27 Feb 1871 10y 1m 27d Dau of M.G. & J. Combs
COMBS, Helen M. Child of Mr. & Mrs. George T. Combs
COMBS, M. G. 21 May 1835 8 Jun 1906
COMBS, Infant Son of M.G. Combs
COMBS, Matilda 14? Jun 1869 10m 9d Dau of M.G. Combs
COMBS, Mary 1877 27y (No stone found) Dau of M.G. & N. Combs
KIRBY, Daniel 16 Mar 1860
KIRBY, Dorcas 23 Mar 1893 77y
KIRBY, George 15 Mar 1904 91y
KIRBY, Jessie 7 Apr 1860 5m Dau of ?. Kirby
KIRBY, Samuel Jr. 25 Sep 1870 29 Aug 1894 24y5m4d
KIRBY, Samuel Sr. 5 Mar 1841 3 Aug 1912
KIRBY, William 31 Dec 1842 30 Jan 18?? Son of George & Dorcas Kirby
SENTER, Infant Daughter 8 Jan 1870 Child of J.T. & M.J. Senter
SENTER, James T. 18 Dec 1841 30 Mar 1910
SENTER, Mary J. 11 Oct 1846 14 Mar 1912
SENTER, Mercy 14 Apr 1800 26 Jan 1887
SENTER, Mercy J. 31 Aug 1878 3y 7m 21d Child of J.T. & M.J. Senter

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