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|Widow's Pension Claim - Eliza Phillips, widow of James Madison Phillips (Civil War Veteran)
Also personally appeared Geo W. Young, residing at Springfield, MO, and G. A. Wilkerson, residing at Springfield, Mo., persons whom I certify to be respectable and entitled to credit, and who, being by me duly sworn, say they were present and saw Eliza Phillips, claimant, make her mark to the foregoing declaration; that they have every reason to believe from the appearance of said claimant and an acquaintance with her of one year and over one years, respectively, that she is the identical person she represents herself to be; and that they have no interest in the prosecution of this claim. Signatures: Geo. W. Young and G. A. Wilkerson. Sworn and subscribed before me this 9th day of December, A.D. 1897 and I hereby certify that the contents of the declaration, were fully made known and explained to the applicant and witnesses before swearing....
The Act of June 27, 1890, requires, in widow's case:
Source: I obtained this military record from the U.S. Federal Government.
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