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

Doddridge Co va
August the 30 [illegible] 1862

I do certify tha[sic] I superintended an election held at [illegible] for officers for the Company of home gards[sic] the following persons wer[sic] Candadats[sic] to sit

For Capton[sic]
Jesse Louther No 37 vots[sic]
And G J Gray No 36 vots[sic]
1 Leeutenant[sic]
Stinnett Bee No 37 vots[sic]
Wm Stinespring No 36 vots[sic]
2 Leiutenant[sic]
Alexander Brunts No 38 vots[sic]
Josiah Beld 35 vots[sic]

I do certify the avobe is correct given under my hand this the 30 of Aug 1862

A [?] of Capton[sic] Perpoint
Co 6 rig va volunteers[sic]

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

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