I.O.O.F. Miriam Cemetery - Bethany, Mo.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
N 40° 16.376 W 094° 02.412
15T E 411562 N 4458569
Quick Description: This Odd Fellows Cemetery is located at 12th & River Streets in Bethany, Mo.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 9/3/2014 6:26:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMMD8J
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member kbarhow
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Long Description:
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The Cemetery is named after the Lodge #129 - Miriam - that is located in Bethany. According to Find a Grave:
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"• View all interments (4,807)
• 40% photographed.
• 1 famous interment"

The famous internment is Major General Benjamin Prentiss:
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"Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss (November 23, 1819 – February 8, 1901) was an American soldier and politician. He fought in the Mexican-American War and on the Union side of the American Civil War, rising to the rank of major general."

There is a small veterans memorial near the flagpole and the building.
Location Details:
This is an active cemetery.


Date of construction: Not listed

location website: Not listed

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