11 December 2012

President Cleveland Denies Relative's Pension

I've been working on Aaron G. Firman--a Civil War veteran who served in Company I of the 7th Vermont Infantry and died in Florida in 1864. A search of Google Books (http://books.google.com) located the following reference:

This is a little small, but it is the largest I could make it. It's also a little blurry too. I'm working on a better image along with more on the actual pension.


page 230, Journal of the United States House of Representatives, 1897.

We'll have an update. Stay tuned.

Never hurts to search for your relative on Google Books.