James Pelot, petition to President James Madison

James Pelot, petition to President James Madison

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Pelot, James
Title: James Pelot, petition to President James Madison
Dates: 1816 August 10
Quantity: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 369 to MS 391 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a petition of James Pelot of Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia to President James Madison dated August 10, 1816. Pelot asks for compensation for losses suffered while fighting for the United States during April, 1915.
Coll. Number: ms380

Biographical/Historical Note

James Pelot was a Captain in the Georgia Militia. He was a resident of Darien, Georgia in McIntosh County.


Index Terms

Actions and defenses--United States.
Compensation (Law)--Georgia.
Compensation (Law)--United States.
Georgia. Militia.
Madison, James, 1751-1836
Petitions.
Soldiers--Georgia--Darien.
Soldiers--Georgia--McIntosh County.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Pelot, petition to President James Madison. MS 380. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Petition, 1816 August 10