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 William B. Fulford to me well known, who, being by me duly sworn, makes the following statement:

My name is William B. Fulford, I am 70 years of age, I reside in Hillsborough County, State of Florida, I enlisted on the _____day of April 1861, in Captain Geo. C. Lewis' Company, "K", 2nd North Carolina Regiment and served faithfully in the Confederate Army until April 9, 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.)Gunshot wound through the abdomen, arm broken & not set, wounded in the testicles, and general disability, including heart trouble.
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
21st day of June, 1912.
J. A. Munden, Notary Public.
Commission expires Feb. 8, 1913.

William B. Fulford (his signature)



State of Florida,
Hillsborough County,

Before me, a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida at Large, personally appeared A. F. Hamilton who being duly sworn says that he is well acquainted with the above named William B. Fulford that he the said William B. Fulford 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
22nd day of June, 1912.
J. A. Munden, Notary Public
Commission expires Feb. 8, 1913.

A. F. Hamilton (his signature)


PHYSICIAN'S AFFIDAVIT



State of Florida,
Hillsborough County,

Before me, a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida at Large, personally appeared A. C. Hamblin, M. D., who being duly sworn says that he is a practicing physician duly authorized under the laws of Florida; that he has carefully examined William B. Fulford the above-named applicant for admission to the Confederate Home and finds him to be (Here particularly describe his physical condition) Other than the wounds & conditions mentioned in this application by Mr. Fulford, he is on acct. of general disability unable to earn a living & suffers daily for need of nourishing food in consequence whereof he is physically disabled from earning a living.

Sworn to and subscribed before me this
24th day of June, 1912.
Jenny Ohm
Notary Public State of Florida at Large
My commission expires Apr. 10, 1916.

A. C. Hamblin, M. D. (his signature)




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