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Be it remembered that there was begun and held a regular
meeting of the Hon. Board of Pension Inquiry for Alcorn County, Mississippi,
in the Chancery Clerk’s office, in the Court House, in the City of Corinth,
said County and State, when there were present all Members and officers,
J.D. Hyneman, Presedent, and member from the First
R.O. Harris member from the second district;
H.C. Powell member from the Third District;
J.W. McAnulty member from the Fourth District;
J.S. McElhannon member from the Fifth District;
O.M. Hinton Clerk of said Board;
Said Board being duly organized, the following proceedings
were had, to wit-On examination of the Pension Roll for 1909 it was found
that the following pensioners had diead, to-wit:
Mrs. N.E. Broadaway
Sarah A. Jones (this name is marked out)
Jane E. Spence
Mary E. Webb
It was found that the following had moved away, viz.:
E.D. Haynie moved to Texas: (this name is marked out)
A.T. Patton had moved to Alabama
Jas. R. Carpenter was in the Asylum
The balance of the day was taken up in review of the claims
of the various applicants and of pensioners.
The Board adjourned to meet Tuesday September 13th
at 8:30 o’clock A.M.
(Signed by) D.J. Hyneman, Pres.
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The Board met Tuesday September the 13th at 8:30
A.M., 1910, when there were present all members and officers as on
yesterday, and when the following proceedings were had, to-wit:
Of the new applications for pension the following were
disallowed for want of necessary proof, to-wit:
Of the new applications the following were allowed, to-wit:
Mrs. T.E. Steen
Mary R. Brady
Mrs. E.D. Gibbs
Emily C. Strickland
Sarah E. Stephenson
Mrs. L.E. Burns
L.F. Bowen was reinstated.
Ordered by the Board that the following names should
constitute the Pension Roll for Alcorn County, for the year 1910, to-wit:
Anderson Ann W.
Baker C.W. (dead)
Baker Sarah A.
Barus W.L. (this is possibly Barns?)
Bennett Mrs. C.D.
Bobo Rosa Ann
Boone Nancy A.
Boyd Mrs. M.C.
Brady Mary R.
Brewer W.A. (dead)
Burrow Martha J.
Burus Mrs. L.E.
Carpenter Jas. R. (In asylum-Dead)
Carter J.B. (dead)
Clay Bettie E.
Clemmons Dorcas L.
Deese Jno. P. (possibly Dees?)
Dillingham Jim (dead)
Dilworth Mrs. M.E.
Enoch Mrs. M.B.
Fields Mrs. R.J.
Friar Mary A.
Gibbs Mrs. E.D.
Gipson Mrs. M.J. (dead)
Glover Mrs. E.
Goans Alfred (dead)
Greenhaw Jas. E.
Grisham T.M. (dead)
Guthrie Mary E.
Harper H.J. (dead)
Haynie E.D. (moved to Texas)
Hudson Mrs. L.C.
Jones Mrs. M.E.
Jones Sarah A.
Keith Mary E.
Lamberth Julia (dead-is marked out)
Lancaster Mrs. M.P. (dead)
Martin Nannie J.
McKinnon C.A. (dead)
Melvin Carry E.
Myres Sam H.
Polk Mrs. N.E.
Potts Mrs. M.F.
Ragan Sarah (dead)
Ray Mrs. F.C.
Reynolds Melissa J.
Savage Mrs. M.L.
Searcy Mary Jane
Smith Flora Ann
Snow Eli (moved to Tennessee)
Steen Mrs. T.E.
Stephenson Sarah E.
Strickland Julia A.
Strickland Mrs. E.C.
Taylor Mrs. M.J.
Voyles Jno. N.
Voyles Mrs. E.
Walker Francis A.
Watts A.B. (moved to Tennessee)
Whitehurst Mrs. A.E.
C.N. Browning (transferred here August 3, 1911 from
Mrs. N.E. Broadaway (transferred here August 12, 1911
S.T. Robison (transferred here September 4, 1911 from
B.F. Rogers (transferred here August 10, 1912 from