Mt. Hope Cemetery (Belleville)

The HISTORY and MAPS of Mt. Hope Cemetery are on the SCCGS public website.

The Lot Card Index is the first step in locating a burial in Mt. Hope cemetery. Preservation of these files was approved for member website use by the SCCGS Board in 2022. The project was entirely funded by SCCGS and is available in the Society’s holdings at the Belleville Public Library.

The Lot Card Indexes A – Z
Mount Hope Cemetery User Guide

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Mt. Hope Lot Card Index AMt. Hope Lot Card Index BMt. Hope Lot Card Index CMt Hope Lot Card Index DMt Hope Lot Card Index EMt Hope Lot Card Index FMt Hope Lot Card Index GMt Hope Lot Card Index HMt Hope Lot Card Index IMt Hope Lot Card Index JMt Hope Lot Card Index KMt Hope Lot Card Index LMt Hope Lot Card Index MMt Hope Lot Card Index NMt Hope Lot Card Index OMt Hope Lot Card Index PMt Hope Lot Card Index QMt Hope Lot Card Index RMt Hope Lot Card Index SMt Hope Lot Card Index TMt Hope Lot Card Index UMt Hope Lot Card Index VMt Hope Lot Card Index WMt Hope Lot Card Index XYZ

Citation example

Reference note: 1. “Mt. Hope Cemetery, Belleville, Illinois, Lot Card Index” digital document, St. Clair County Genealogical Society (https://stclair-ilgs.org : accessed [date] ), card for [name]; imaged (2015) from Mt. Hope Cemetery original burial card indexes.

Source: “Mt. Hope Cemetery, Belleville, Illinois, Lot Card Index.” Digital
document. St. Clair County Genealogical Society. https://stclair-ilgs.org : 2022.

Next steps

Get a copy of the Lot Book page which corresponds to the person on the Index.

  1. Send an email to the Society with the Subject : Mt. Hope – [surname of deceased] to sccgsoffice@stclair-ilgs.org (copy/paste).
  2. Type the name and location for one (1) person as shown on the Lot Card Index (an attachment or snipped image of that card copy/pasted into the email would be helpful).
  3. Please include your SCCGS Member Code Number with your request to hasten a reply. (You received this Code Number when you joined SCCGS. It is also mentioned at the top of each monthly email.)
  4. Please allow up to two weeks for a reply.