Bounty Declaration of Nancy Kesterson

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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.

Respectfully, &c.,
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. Web. 18 December 2014. - Last updated on Feb 8th, 2013

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