726. The “Lost” Pensions. Settled Account of the Act of 6 April 1838.
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By Craig R. Scott, C.G.R.S. Copyright @ 1996. From the Introduction: This book is a finding aid to 144 boxes of payment records found in the series entitled “Settled Accounts for Payment of Accrued Pensions (Final Payments)” found in the Records of the Third Auditor, Records of the Accounting Officers of the Department of the Treasury, Record Group 217, at the National Archives in Washington, D.D. They represent accounts from the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, various Indian Wars before 1860, and the Mexican War. Many of the individuals identified in this list are not found in the various pensions indexes that cover the period. This volume is designed to make access to these records possible. Hardbound, excellent condition. Never circulated. 374 pages.