Hillsborough County, Florida
Confederate Home Applications


Application for Membership

To The Florida Confederate Home.



State of Florida,
Hillsborough County,

Before me a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida at Large, personally appeared J. E. G. Campbell to me well known, who, being by me duly sworn, makes the following statement:

My name is John E. G. Campbell, I am Seventy four years of age, I reside in Hillsborough County, State of Florida, I enlisted on the _____day of May 1863, in Captain Clinton Thigpen Company, 2nd Florida Regiment and served faithfully in the Confederate Army until April 1865. I never deserted said service and never served against the Confederate States and I have not taken the Oath of Allegiance to the United States before April, 1865. I am, and have been a bonifide resident of the State of Florida ever since January 1, 1893. I have no means of support and am physically disabled from making a living by reason of (Here state fully cause of disability.) Age, bad circulation and nervousness & cronic constipation. I am drawing a pension from the State.
Wherefore I make application for admission as a beneficiary of the Confederate Home, located at Jacksonville, Florida, and I agree to observe all the rules prescribed by the authorities in charge of said Home.

Sworn to and subscribed before me this
7th day of April, 1920.
Eva Campbell, Notary Public

John E. G. Campbell (his signature)



State of Florida,
Hillsborough County,

Before me, a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida at Large, personally appeared who being duly sworn says that the is well acquainted with the above named _________________________________that he the said_____________________________served faithfully in the Confederate Army and did not desert said service. That he has no means of support, and deponent believes him to be physically disabled from making a living.

Sworn to and subscribed before me this
_____day of ______, 19__.


PHYSICIAN'S AFFIDAVIT



State of Florida,
Hillsborough County,

Before me, a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida at Large, personally appeared W. P. Adamson, who being duly sworn says that he is a practicing physician duly authorized under the laws of Florida; that he has carefully examined John E. G. Campbell the above-named applicant for admission to the Confederate Home and finds him to be (Here particularly describe his physical condition) A man 74 years of age, with poor circulation, enlarged prostate, and a nervous state due to his years in consequence whereof he is physically disabled from earning a living.

Sworn to and subscribed before me this
7th day of April, 1920.
E. W. Mouros

W. P. Adamson (his signature)




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