Georgia Militia, Chatham Regiment military order
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Georgia Militia, Chatham Regiment military order

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia. Militia. Chatham Regiment.
Title: Georgia Militia, Chatham Regiment military order
Dates: 1806
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0100

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia Militia organized as a result of the Colonial Acts of 1755 and 1773. Each male in the state between the ages of 16 and 60 was required to register within his militia district.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a judgment against George Buchanan for default at a company muster on November 3, 1806. The 4th company of the Chatham Regiment was charged with collecting the fine. The document is dated December 8, 1806. Printed form, filled in.

Index Terms

Georgia. Militia. Chatham Regiment.
Orders (military records)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Georgia Militia, Chatham Regiment military order, MS 100, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


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