Illinois Genealogy Trails

Old Jones Cemetery
Sesser, Goode Township
Franklin County, Illinois

Take route 154 to W.Center Road. Turn South.

Go about 2 miles. Located just east of the West Center School, in a cow pasture
in the small wooded section. Looking East you will see the 5-6ft monument. You will
need permission to enter. No roads. Private Land. The land is owned by the Bauman family.
There is only 1 stone marker and several sandstone blocks remaining.

Submitted by Bob Loman]

Last Name First Middle Birth Death Other Info.
JONES Bashabee (Blackhawk) abt. 1825 TN aft.1850 w/o James H Jones #2 [son of James#1], married 23 Sep 1841 in JCI JONES James #1 aft.1850 no marker,g-father of James Jones with monument, first person buried here JONES James #3 R abt. 1857 IL aft.1850 stone monument, son of James #2 BRADLEY sandstone block BRADLEY sandstone block

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