District of Columbia
District Of Columbia USA
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Payne's Cemetery was located at 4724 Benning Road SE, Washington, DC. In 1969 Payne's was removed for development to National Memorial Park 7107 Sheriff Road Largo, Maryland.
The Benning Road site is now occupied by Fletcher-Johnson Elementary School.
Special thanks to Paul Sluby for his assistance regarding payne's Cemetery.
Mr. Sluby completed a four volume set of Payne's Cemetery records, dating from April 8, 1907 - October 29, 1947, which should be available in such libraries as: MLK Library, Washington, DC; DAR Library, Washington, DC; Library of Congress; NY Public Library and several other major facilities.