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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence


The State of West Virginia

To William King Captain of Volunteers Company attached to the 126th Regiment West Virginia Militia

To services rendered from the 2nd day of July 1863 to the 1st day of August 1863 inclusive in acounting [sic] [unreadable text] in the Counties of Kanawha, Clay, and Roane at 50$ for month-
$50 of 100

I certify an honor that the above account is correct and that the services were rendered as charged.-

Wm King Capt
126 Reg. Wva M.

50$
Received of Arthur I Boreman Governor of the State of West Virginia Fifty Dollars in full of the above account-
Wheeling Aug 31st 1863

Wm King Capt

Transcription by Autumn Drummond, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University


Militia Box 03, Folder 13

West Virginia Archives and History