The Resource Bonds for duplicates of military certificates

Bonds for duplicates of military certificates

Label
Bonds for duplicates of military certificates, 1782-1818
Title
Bonds for duplicates of military certificates
Inclusive dates
1782-1818
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Military Expenditures - Revolutionary War. Military Service Pay
  • Each bond contains the signatures of the claimant and securities, the date, and the amount of the bond. Records cover the following dates: 1782-1786, 1788-1789, 1790-1795, 1805, 1808-1809, 1818, and n.d
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) (Search as Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928))
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Biographical or historical data
The General Assembly passed an act during its session begun in May 1781 authorizing the issuance of pay certificates to officers and soldiers. During its May 1783 session the General Assembly passed an act allowing the auditor of public accounts to replace lost or destroyed pay warrants. The claimant took an oath before the auditor or county court and gave his bond for double the amount of the certificate. The bond, along with the affidavit of the court, was sent to the auditor who issued a replacement warrant.
Citation location within source
entry no. 220
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Bonds for duplicates of military certificates
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Bonds for duplicates of military certificates, 1782-1818,
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000484882
Type of unit
in.

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