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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 6: Essex County. (search)
Voted, to appropriate a sufficient sum to pay each soldier twenty dollars a month while in the military service. 1862. July 22d, Voted, to pay a bounty of one hundred and twenty-five dollars to each volunteer enlisting to the credit of the town for three years military service; and the treasurer was authorized to borrow nineteen hundred dollars to pay the same, and to pay State aid to the families. The selectmen were requested to use their utmost endeavors to procure enlistments. August 12th, The bounty to volunteers was raised to two hundred dollars for each inhabitant enlisting to the credit of the town. A committee of seven was chosen by ballot to help the selectmen in recruiting men in the town; and if a sufficient number of the inhabitants could not be enlisted within two days to fill the quota, then to secure them wherever they may be obtained. The treasurer was authorized to borrow money. It was also voted that any person who may be drafted from this town during th
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 8: Hampden County. (search)
titute, one hundred and twenty-five dollars. The treasurer was authorized to borrow money for the purpose. June 10th, Voted, to raise a sum not to exceed three hundred dollars to each volunteer that shall be accepted, one hundred and seventy-five dollars of which to be paid in money, and one hundred and twenty-five dollars in notes of the town. 1865. March 20th, Voted, to continue aid to the families of volunteers, and the treasurer to borrow eight thousand dollars for that purpose. August 12th, The treasurer was directed to borrow, not to exceed ten thousand dollars, to refund to each resident of the town the amount contributed by him to fill the quota of the town in 1864; also, for commutation money paid by him, not to exceed three hundred dollars to any one person; that persons who were drafted and sent substitutes, or who were drafted and went to the war, shall receive the same as those who paid commutation; also, that one hundred and twenty-five dollars be paid to each re-e
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 12: Norfolk County. (search)
and that no volunteer receive pay until he has been regularly enrolled in some company. 1862. May 1st, The treasurer was authorized to borrow money to pay State aid to the families of volunteers. July 21st, A bounty of one hundred dollars was authorized to be paid to each volunteer who would enlist within twenty days in the military service, and be mustered in and credited to the quota of Cohasset; and the treasurer was directed to borrow a sufficient amount of money to pay the same. August 12th, The same amount of bounty was authorized to be continued after the expiration of the twenty days, the vote of the town to be published in the Boston Journal, and hand-bills to be printed and the same to be posted in this and the neighboring towns. August 21st, The selectmen were authorized to pay a bounty of one hundred and fifty dollars to each person who shall volunteer for nine months military service, and be credited to fill the quota of the town. October 14th, The town voted to ra