Case Number: 09082007

Aux Sable Grove Cemetery

Yorkville, IL

The Will County Ghost Hunters Society has been investigating Aux Sable Grove Cemetery for the past three years. On September 8, 2007 the WCGHS conducted an investigation at the location.

Phenomena Reported:

Aux Sable Grove Cemetery has it’s share of ghost stories associated with it. The most common phenomena reported here is the report of a single shadow person. In general, most people do not feel threatened by it. Usually it is seen off in the distance darting between headstones and trees. Many describe it as being curious. Many people have also heard voices in the cemetery while visiting. Most of the time the voices can not be understood. However, on come occasions they seem to be calling out the visitors names. While visiting here, extreme cold spots are not uncommon.

History of location:

Aux Sable Grove Cemtery was established in 1849. It is located in Yorkville, IL at 41° 36' 08"N, 88° 21' 21"W Naausay Twp, Section 18 in Kendall County. The cemetery is still an active burial cemetery. Aux Sable Grove Cemetery is also known as the Union Burying Ground, and Na-Au-Say Cemetery.

Investigation Notes:

Geomagnetic Field:


Solar X-Rays:


Moon Phase:

Waning Gibbous 13.28% Illumination

EMF Readings:

Upon our arrival the base reading was .01 milligauss.

Investigators Present:

Dan Jungles- Lead Investigator

Tracey Brandys- Investigator in Training

Sarah Johnson-Investigator

Cindy Johnson-Investigator

We arrived that the cemetery at 10:55PM. Due to the small size of the cemetery it was determined we should not spilt up. The investigative equipment was handed out and we set out on our investigation. We stopped at several gravesites to take photos and conduct EVP sessions. There was not anything unusual that occurred.

Review of Data


Collectively the WCGHS recorded a total of 3 hours, 19 minutes, and 13 seconds of audio. There was no evidence of any paranormal activity on the recordings.


The WCGHS did not record any video during the course of this investigation.


Collectively the WCGHS took a total of 163 photos. There were no photos that were determined to be paranormal in nature.

Personal experiences:

There were no personal experiences that occurred during this investigation.


The temperature did not fluctuate outside the normal boundaries.

EMF reading:

During the course of our investigation the readings fluctuated between .01 to .02 milligauss. These are very small fluctuations and are considered to be in the line of normal, and not considered to be paranormal in nature.


Aux Sable Grove Cemetery has been an active location for paranormal activity for some time now. Although, we did not gather any evidence of paranormal activity, it is believe that there does not seem to be any decrease in the occurrences of paranormal activity. Most likely continue for many years to come. The WCGHS plans on returning to the location some time in the future for further investigations.