All true genealogists love walking through graveyards in search of the stone more elusive than any Indiana Jones prop. Those who've been doing it for awhile remember taking paper and crayons for rubbings long before the cell phone had picture taking capability. Now, a great way to search a cemetery without inclement weather is Find A Grave! List of Cole County Cemeteries
Cole County, like most counties and states throughout the country, has numerous cemeteries. These range from large church affiliated cemeteries to small family plots on local farms. Some of these cemeteries have caretakers and others, sadly, do not. Below is a listing of all known cemeteries in each township. Please contact us if you know of others. Click on a cemetery name to be taken to a separate page with a map, photos, and an index of all known interments.