Calvary Cemetery

Street Address: 
301 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL

Calvary is the oldest Catholic cemetery in the Archdiocese of Chicago.


Status: open to the public, no graves available
Consecrated: 1859

Other resources:
Find a Grave
Genealogy Trails


"Illinois, Archdiocese of Chicago, Cemetery Records, 1864-1989"
Online at FamilySearch 

Hucke, Matt, and Ursula Bielski. Graveyards of Chicago: The People, History, Art, and Lore of Cook County Cemeteries
Chicago, Ill.: Lake Claremont Press, 2013 (2nd ed.)
Call No. Chicago Browsing F547.C7 H84 2013 

Simon, Andreas. Chicago, the Garden City: Its Magnificent Parks, Boulevards and Cemeteries: Together with Other Descriptive Views and Sketches
Chicago, Ill.: Franz Gindele Printing Co., 1893
Call No. W19.70
Digital copy available from the Open Content Alliance/Internet Archive



1859 - 9999

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