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Title:[Election Notice] 1815 Aug. 13, Columbia, [TN] [to Governor] Willie Blount / [verified and sent by] James Brown : a machine readable transcription of an image

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Date: August 13, 1815
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a notice of the election of military officers held in Columbia, TN on Aug. 13, 1815. It is verified by James Brown and sent to Governor Willie Blount on Aug. 14, 1815
Collection:Joseph Brown Papers

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We the undersigned Judges of an Election held in the town of Columbia on the 13th Day of August 1815, Do Certify that George Cockburne is Duly Elected Captain in said Company in the place of [unclear] resigned, and that Hugh McDougle is legally Elected Lieutenant in said Company in the place of Geo. [George] Campbell resigned, according to a writ of — Election issued [unclear: by ] Lt. Joseph Brown Colonel of the 27th Regement [Regiment] Sworn to and subscribed this Day and Date above written

John Hodge W
L B Mangrem
Jethro Joyne
[added: I Do Certify that [added: the] above Was legally held according to My Order given under my hand 14th august 1815 Jas,, [James] Brown LCC
27th Regt. [Regement] T.M]

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His Excellency Willie Blount Nashville

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