Illinois, Quincy, Greenmount Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Quincy, Greenmount Cemetery Records, 1875-1985
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|Quincy, Adams, Illinois, |
|Flag of Illinois|
|Location of Quincy, Adams County, Illinois|
|Location of Illinois|
|Record Type||Cemetery Records|
|Quincy Public Library|
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- 5 What Do I Do Next?
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This collection contains an index to interments, interment worksheets, and burial cards for Greenmount Cemetery in Quincy, Illinois.
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