|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Sheftall, Sheftall, 1762-1847.|
|Title:||Sheftall Sheftall letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Sheftall Sheftall (1762-1847) was born in Savannah, Georgia and was the son of Mordecai Sheftall. During the American Revolutionary War, he was the Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Issues for the Continental troops in Georgia. He was taken prisoner in 1779, exchanged in 1780, and served until the end of the Revolution.
This collection contains a photocopy of a letter written by Sheftall Sheftall on 8 February 1781 to Brigadier General Thomas Moultrie who was on board the sloop Carolina at the time. The original copy of this letter is currently in a private collection.
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