Condition: Folded horizontally & vertically, lightly soiled & foxed, otherwise Very Good. Revenue stamp with contemporary annotation in ink, J. An original and very poignant document in which David Coffman, Jr.
Of the County of Greenbrier and State of West Virginia, do solemnly swear, in the presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Union of the States thereunder, and that I will in like manner abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing rebellion, with reference to the emancipation of slaves. And furthermore, that I do not fall within or under any of the fourteen classes of persons who, by Proclamation of the President of the United States, bearing date on the 29th day of May, 1865, are excepted from the benefits of the Amnesty offered by the said Proclamation, to persons who have been in arms against the Government of the United States. So help me God, Sworn and Subscribed before me, the Recorder of Greenbrier County, at my office in the county aforementioned, this 20th day of December, 186 5.Please see our other listings over the next couple of weeks where we will be featuring an interesting array of Confederate documents & letters. We pack carefully using appropriate protective materials. Check out my other items. The item "LOYALTY OATH GREENBRIER CO WEST VIRGINIA, REVENUE STAMP SLAVERY 1865 CIVIL WAR" is in sale since Friday, November 29, 2019.
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