Midlothian Illinois is home to one of the most haunted places in the state, Bachelor Grove Cemetery. Come Explore its mystery with Haunted Journeys.
The Bachelor Grove Cemetery was established in 1840. The Englishmen who used this cemetery left it abandoned when the settlement moved east. Falling into disrepair, the cemetery was vandalized regularly and the pond there was even rumored to be a dumping ground for Chicago mob hits.
Many different paranormal occurrences have been reported over the long history of this very spooky place. It has a very haunted reputation, and has drawn national interest from paranormal enthusiasts. Numerous ghost stories have accumulated over its long history. The "White Lady" or "Madonna of Bachelor's Grove" is a common paranormal story associated with the cemetery. Her apparition has been see walking the grounds with an infant in her arms, especially when there’s a full moon. Another strange report is seeing ghost cars on a nearby road. Devil worshipers were common here in the 60’s and 70’s, leading some to believe that there are some evil elements in this cemetery. This property was featured on the Travel Channel’s Ghost Adventures show in their fourth season. The cast and crew had one of their most ‘spirited’ episodes here. In addition, Bachelor Cemetery was also featured Haunted History.
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