John Lynn: Dead People In IL Presentation

May 7, 2021

The Schweinfurth Museum at the Historical Village is proud to present “Dead People in Illinois,” a presentation by John Lynn on Saturday, May 15, at 2:00 p.m.

John Lynn shares his exploration of hundreds of Illinois cemeteries to find interesting graves, headstones, intriguing lives, and deaths in this “underground” presentation. Dying to know where the famous people of the state are buried, or the creepiest tombstones lie? John Lynn has been there to tell their tales. It is an opportunity for mortals to not only whistle past the graveyard, but to pause and enjoy the oddities of life and death.

This program is sponsored by Peoples National Bank and Co-Sponsored by Tanglewood Apartments, Kitty Irvin

This program is provided free of charge, donations are appreciated. The Jefferson County Historical Village is located at 1411 North 27th Street in Mt. Vernon. For more information contact the Historical Society office at (618) 246-0033.

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