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New York State Comptroller's Office Record of Certificates and Affidavits of Veterans of the War of 1812

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This volume from the Comptroller’s Office lists payments of claim certificates for war services made to veterans of the War of 1812. Information includes claim number; claimant name and residence; certificate number; dollar amount of certificate; amount awarded on certificate; amount awarded under apportionment of 1870, total amount awarded; date of receipt; date paid; where or to whom payment was delivered; and occasional remarks.
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Quantity:
0.3 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1869-1870
Series Number:
A1303

Arrangement

Numerical by certificate number.

Scope and Content Note

This volume lists payments made to veterans of the War of 1812 under a law of May 1, 1869 appropriating money for payment of claim certificates for war services; and a law of April 29, 1870, appropriating additional money for the continuation of the 1869 law.

The volume lists the number of the claim; name of claimant; claimant's residence; number of certificate; dollar amount of certificate; amount awarded on certificate; amount awarded under apportionment of 1870, total amount awarded; date of receipt; date paid; where or to whom payment was delivered; and occasional remarks.

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Series A0020 War of 1812 certificates of claim and related records, contains related records.

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