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Confederate Pensions and Records - Pension Office - Soldiers and Widows Pension Payrolls

 Series
Identifier: 058-01-018

Scope and Contents

In volumes relating to maimed soldiers, 1879-1901, the following information is given: (1) application number, (2) name of pensioner, (3) his rank, company, and regiment, (4) type of disability, (5) battle in which disability occurred, (6) amount paid, (7) date of warrant, (8) county of pensioner's residence

In some cases the name of the person to whom the warrant was handed is listed. The widow's volume (1891-1897) gives basically the same information but includes the husband's name. The volumes which relate to all other soldiers and widows contain the following information: (1) name of pensioner, (2) year added to roll, (3) amount paid by year or quarter, (4) remarks, such as date of death, transfer or removal from the rolls

Volumes covering the 1930's forward also show the amount of funeral expenses paid.

Dates

  • Created: 1879-1937

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Extent

0 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Arrangement is by county and alphabetically by pensioners' name within the county. There is no index.
Title
Confederate Pensions and Records - Pension Office - Soldiers and Widows Pension Payrolls
Author
Georgia Archives
Description rules
Local
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia Archives Repository

Contact:
5800 Jonesboro Rd
Morrow GA 30260 United States