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List of Alaskan Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883

Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Which Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, and the Date of Original Allowance, United States Pension Bureau Senate

Volume IV, Washington. Government Printing Office, 1883

On 8 Dec 1882, the US Senate passed a resolution to enumerate, by town, county, and state, all individuals receiving a pension. This list is taken from that document. It is used today as a major genealogical source for Civil War and the War of 1812 pensioners. Pensioners in this transcribed version of the original document are listed by county, post office and alphabetically by name.

No. of certificate

Name of pensioner

Post office address

Cause for which pensioned

Monthly rate

Date of original allowance


Mulcaby, Wm


g.s. wd. forehead


May 1878


Wilson, Thos. A.


g.s.wd l. arm & forearm


June 1882

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