Discussion of Various Types of Pensions Relative to Revolutionary War Service

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Date January 24, 1791
Author Name Arthur Fenner (primary) Location: Providence
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Letter, alludes to Revolutionary War; discusses Invalid pensions; discusses widow and orphan pensions.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Arthur Fenner; Ann Greene; Mary Johnston; widows; orphans; officers; Committee; General Treasurer of Rhode Island; ;
Related Places Providence; ;
Keywords advances; died in the service; return of the deceased officers; invalid return; notes; interest; invalid accounts; whole sum advanced by this state to the widows and orphans; general treasurer of this state has issued his hotes on interest; seven years half pay; return of the officers made by the committee appointed by the legislature; your letter; advances made by this state to the widows and orphans of the officers who died in the service of the United States; ;
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