Payne Cemetery (Defunct)

Also known as Paynes Cemetery

4724 Benning Road Southeast
Marshall Heights, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, 20019 USA
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Payne's Cemetery was located at 4724 Benning Road SE, Washington, DC. The site of the extinct cemetery is now occupied by the Fletcher-Johnson Educational Complex.

In 1969, to permit redevelopment of the land, all burials were removed and transferred to:
National Harmony Memorial Park Cemetery
7101 Sheriff Road
Prince George’s County

Mr. Paul 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.

Special thanks to Paul Sluby for his assistance regarding Payne's Cemetery.

GPS Coordinates: 38.8844, -76.9342

  • Added: 2 Jan 2000
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #104445