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Forest Home Cemetery
Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois

863 Des Plaines Ave
Forest Park, IL 60130

Lat: 41° 52' 04"N, Lon: 087° 49' 36"W

Forest Home is a very large cemetery. (in German: Waldheim) It was originally an Indian burial ground in 1835. The cemetery was first organized by a group of German Masonic Lodges in 1873. The first interment took place on May 9, 1873.

This is not a complete listing of all burials in this cemetery  Records below were provided by contributors to Interment.net. Last edited Jun 20, 2012. Total records = 26,589.

Letters appearing in brackets [ ] at the end of each record refer to the person who submitted the record to this website. Please visit the Submitter Index Page to view the submitter details.


b. = born
d. = died
c/o = child of
d/o = daughter of
s/o = son of
s/by = stone by
s/w = stone with
w/o = wife of

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