Bounty Declaration of Nancy Kesterson
Shelbyville, Missouri, Jane 21, 1869.
SIR: I wrote you some time ago concerning the claim of Nancy Kesterson, as mother of George M. Kesterson, but have received no answer.
At the request of claimant I now write, again.
The Second Auditor says the claim was allowed December 29, 1868, and sent to you to be forwarded. I am attorney of record for claimant. If any identification of claimant is necessary, please send blanks to her or me.
J. R. McLEOD.
Commissioner of Indian Affairs.
Washington, D. C.
MLA Source Citation:42nd Congress. Alleged Frauds Against Certain Indian Soldiers. House of Representatives Report, 2nd Session, No. 96. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 10 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/bounty-declaration-of-nancy-kesterson.htm - Last updated on Feb 8th, 2013
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