Payson Died in Boone County MO Bethel Cemetery 1818
There was a man named Payson who was the first burial in the Bethel Baptist Cemetery in Boone County, MO near Rocheport in 1818. This is the oldest cemetery in Boone county and has been neglected for many years. It was saved from a housing development in 1974. There are only 4 graves that are known about. Over 300 people have been buried in this cemetery.
Mary Helen Allen