Deposition
[John Mills]

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Title

Deposition
[John Mills]
Abram Lancaster gave a deposition on behalf of Peter Johnson. Lancaster says he was 65 years old (actually 56), unable to work. He knew Peter Johnson and served with Peter's son, John Mills, during the war.

Subject

"Before he was in the Army the claimant son went by the name of John Johnson. I know him from the time he was a suckling baby...I know positively that he enlisted under the name John Mills."
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Description

Proof of relation to deceased

Creator

Abram Lancaster
Served with John Mills; knew Peter Johnson

Source

University of North Florida Special Collections, Jacksonville, FL

Publisher

Flagler College

Date

1 July, 1893

Contributor

Examiners:
J.A. Davis
Patrick Norman

Identifier

Box 4, folder 13

Citation

Abram Lancaster and Served with John Mills; knew Peter Johnson, “Deposition
[John Mills],” Resilience: Black Heritage in St. Augustine, accessed June 17, 2024, https://blackheritagestaugustine.omeka.net/items/show/58.

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