Archive for the ‘Republic of Texas’ Category

Came across the discharge of Morgan Meeks among the Republic of Texas claims at the archive. He served from July 12 to October 12, 1841 in Company D, Captain William M. Williams’  Volunteers. The claim, payment of $75, was paid June 18, 1852.

Vol Regiment in           No. 34
4th Brigade File

This is to certify that Morgan Meeks substitute for Squire Mays a private soldier in my company of volunteers has faithfully discharged all the duties required of him as such for three months next preceeding the date hereof and is this day honorably discharged.

Robt S Hamilton         Given under my hand this 12th day
Col Comandt                 of October AD 1841
                                           Wm M Williams Capt
                                           Commanding Volunteers


Read Full Post »