Browning Township Cemeteries
Franklin County, Illinois
Towns: Buckner, West City
Ghost Towns: Crittenden, Flatt, Rend City
1 mile s. of Browning Hill Cemetery on Russell Farm...no stones remain
Connor / Hammond
West side of Valier in the field. Plowed over, no stones remain.
Hickory Corners-Hickory Hill
(Rend Lake Dam)
Old Mt. Pleasant/Pluck
located along side the blacktop on the way to the new cemetery - next to a utility pole in the field. There are 3 headstones.
St. Marys-Russian Orthodox
3/4 mile east of Buckner, north of St. Rt. 14. There's a Cemetery Entrance sign on the north side. As you go up the road, you'll come to a cemetery on the left hand side. Along the north edge of the cemetery you'll see the remains of a wire fence. On the other side a lot of weeds and tall grass - that's Turkey Knob Cemetery.
2 mi. north of Benton, near McGuire School - Rend Lake Dam -- chartered 12 June 1916
Nanette Riley 2008 ©Illinois Genealogy Trails History Group