The Resource Federal pension records, 1814-1842
- Federal pension records, 1814-1842
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- These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Military Expenditures - Revolutionary War. Pensions
- This series consists largely of letters to the Auditor of Public Accounts from agents representing the pensioners and requesting payments. There are some powers of attorney and receipts, but very little concerning the pensioners' service
- 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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- On 7 June 1785, the United States Congress passed an act authorizing the federal government to assume the payment of pensions to some of the pensioners of the Virginia rolls. Subsequent acts liberalized the rules by which applicants could qualify for pensions. Although the pensioners were listed on federal rolls, the state was responsible for paying the pensions.
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- entry no. 233
- Citation source
- Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
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