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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1835-1844
Inclusive dates
1835-1844
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1835-1843, of Benjamin Johnson (d. 1845) of Dinwiddie County, Virginia, and major of the 83rd Regiment, Virginia militia, consisting of: commission, 6 June 1835, for Benjamin Johnson as major of the 83rd Regiment, Virginia militia, from Governor Littleton Waller Tazewell (1774-1860); list of militia fines for the 83rd Regiment for 1834 and collectible in 1835, with a form for a summons on the reverse side; list of fines in the 83rd Regiment against members of Captain Thomas Pinchbeck's volunteer company of riflemen for failure to attend extra musters of the company in 1842 and 1843, collectable in 1844; and pension certificate form, 1838, made for Benjamin Johnson as a Justice of the Peace for the Dinwiddie County Court
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Benjamin Johnson was a prominent citizen of Dinwiddie County, Virginia. He served in the 83rd Virginia militia rising through the ranks to be appointed a major and eventually a colonel. He also was a justice of the peace for Dinwiddie County, Virginia. Johnson and his wife Harriet had at least one daughter. Johnson died by 9 December 1845 at which time an inventory of his estate was made for the Dinwiddie County Court.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Drewry, Patrick Henry
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000504732
Type of unit
  • leaf and 7
  • p.

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