|Eastern Methodist Cemetery (Defunct)|
Also known as: Ebenezer Cemetery (Defunct), Old Ebenezer Cemetery (Defunct)
|17th Street and D Street Southeast|
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia USA
Postal Code: 20003
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
1824, Trustees of the Methodist Society of Ebenezer Station or the Fourth Street Methodist Church, as they were commonly known as, purchased property that was bounded by 17th, 18th, E and D Streets, S.E., square 1102 which was directly north of Congressional Cemetery. They then established the Eastern Methodist Cemetery which was also known as Ebenezer Cemetery or Old Ebenezer Cemetery. They relocated the remains in 1892 where the vast majority were moved to Congressional Cemetery.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 529692 (Eastern Methodist Cemetery / Ebenezers Cemetery / Old Ebenezer Cemetery).
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