Request Material

James Pelot petition

James Pelot petition

Descriptive Summary

Title: James Pelot petition
Creator: Pelot, James
Inclusive Dates: 1816 August 10
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 petition)
Collection Number: ms380
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a petition of James Pelot of Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia to President James Madison dated August 10, 1816. Pelot asks for compensation for losses suffered while fighting for the United States during April, 1815.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Pelot petition, ms380, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Actions and defenses -- United States.
Compensation (Law) -- Georgia.
Georgia. Militia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing