Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: June 22, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Amelia (Virginia, United States) or search for Amelia (Virginia, United States) in all documents.

Your search returned 2 results in 2 document sections:

Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.Letter from a volunteer. Camp Ashland. June 20th, 1861. In one of your late numbers there appeared a communication from the county of Amelia, written by one calling himself "Frederick." This correspondent spoke of the number of men sent from that county to the service of the country, and mentioned in terms of enology four gentlemen who had each sent four sons to that service. In his commendation of Amelia, (my own county,) I heartily join. She contributed liberally and promptly, and that too, of her best men. But the point in which I beg to take issue with your correspondent is that paragraph in which he speaks of the four gentlemen who contribute so many soldiers from their own firesides. Each of them, he says, sends four. Now, I do not desire in the least do diminish the meed of praise that is due these gentlemen for the noble offering they make at the altar of their country's good; but let justice be done, though the heavens
Amelia county. --We have two letters from Amelia, giving accounts of what the county has done and is doing in the cause of Southern independence. She has responded nobly to the call for troops, and contributed money on a liberal scale.