Cemetery notes and/or description: Mt. Hope Cemetery is located between Pennsylvania and Florida Avenues, in the south part of Urbana in Section 18, within the city limits, but not part of the city.
It was incorporated on October 25, 1856. There are several sections-- Jesse Burt's First Additions, Burt and Beardsley's Addition, Beardsley and Fall's First Addition, East Lawn Addition, and the Champaign and Urbana Hebrew Congregation Addition. It has a large war memorial and a large mausoleum.