Georgia Militia, Greene County muster roll
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Georgia Militia, Greene County muster roll

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia. Militia. Greene County Dragoons.
Title: Georgia Militia, Greene County muster roll
Dates: 1794
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0330

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 contains a muster roll dated February 25, 1794 for a detachment of militia troop of dragoons. They were from the Greene County, Georgia Militia under the command of Captain Jonas Fauche (1753-1835). The muster roll includes the names of the officers and men, duties, entry date, horses, arms, and accouterments.


Index Terms

Fauche, Jonas, 1753-1835.
Georgia. Militia. Greene County Dragoons.
Muster rolls.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Georgia Militia, Greene County muster roll, MS 330, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.