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War of 1812 Service Records for Jacob Sansom
Posted by: Nancy Bell (ID *****4016) Date: February 05, 2003 at 18:46:01
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War of 1812: Pvt. in Wootton’s Detachment, Georgia Drafted Militia, Aug. 1814-Feb. 1815, from Jasper Co, GA

Capt. Gilbert D. Greer’s Company of Infantry:

·Company Muster Roll: Aug. 7-10, 1814, present, to be engaged 6 months, unfit for duty, Wise (signature)-copyist

·Company Muster Roll: Aug. 12, 1814 to Feb. 7, 1815, roll dated-Fort Hawkins*, unfit for service, dismissed by Major Magge (?) 7 Aug 1814, Wise-copyist

·Company Pay Roll:
For- Aug. 7, 1814 to Feb. 7, 1815
Arrived at (the rendevous)- Aug. 7, 1814
Expiration of service- Feb. 7, 1815
From residence to rendevous-38 miles
From (where discharged) to residence-38 miles
From residence to rendevous and discharge, to residence-76 miles
Term of service charged-6 months, 6 days
Contract price of rations-18 cents
Pay per month-8 dollars
Pay-49 dollars, 60 cents
Subsistence-90 cents
Total amount of pay and subsistence-50 dollars, 50 cents

Source: Military Records at National Archives

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