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- New York State Historical Association – Research Library
- George A. Yates Papers
- Coll. No. 355
- Date [inclusive]
- 0.25 Cubic feet
- Funding Source
- The processing and cataloging of this collection were made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation for South Central New York, Johnson City, N.Y.The finding aid was made available electronically through a Regional Bibliographic Data Bases (RBDB) grant from the South Central Regional Library Council, Ithaca, N.Y.
George A. Yates was a Captain in the 251st Regiment of the New York State Militia, circa 1845-1846. He was probably born on Aug. 3, 1818, died on Aug. 11, 1900, and was buried in the Hillington Cemetery in Morris, Otsego County, N.Y.
Scope and Content Note
Contains documents of the 251st Regiment of Infantry of the New York State Militia accumulated by George A. Yates, from the vicinity of Butternuts, Gilbertsville, and New Lisbon, N.Y. Includes orders, court-martial summonses, attendance rolls, and delinquent returns, most of them concerned with regimental inspection parades.
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|355.1 – Box 1|
|355.1/1 — Attendance rolls. 1845, 1846.|
|355.1/2 — Court-martial summonses of delinquents of the 251st, with lists of names, excuses, and fines. 1845, 1846.|
|355.1/3 — Delinquent returns – lists of people who failed to attend regimental parade. 1845.|
|355.1/4 — Orders to notify people to appear at regimental parade, and that there will be an election to choose a captain for the 251st. 1845.|
|355.1/5 — Orders/warnings to appear at regimental parade and other activities of the 251st, with lists of names. 1846.|