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 were held to raise money to pay bounties and State aid to the families of volunteers. Williamsburg furnished two hundred and fifty men for the war, which was a surplus of twenty-nine over and above all demands. Four were commissioned officers. The whole amount of money appropriated and expended by the town for war purposes, exclusive of State aid, was twenty thousand dollars (20,000.00). The amount of money raised and expended by the town during the war for State aid to the families of soldiers, and which was afterwards repaid by the Commonwealth, was as follows: In 1861, $355.08; in 1862, $1,833.81; in 1863, $3,108.48; in 1864, $2,700.00; in 1865, $2,000.00. Total amount, $9,997.37.
Horace Cole, William A. Bates, Russell Bartlett; in 1862, John Adams, Charles F. Cole, Aaron Stevens; in 1863 and 1864, John Adams, Oren Stone, A. B. Curtis; in 1865, John Adams, Oren Stone, Marcus A. Bates. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all these years was E. C. Porter. We have not been able to obtain an abstract from the town-records, and therefore cannot give the exact war record of the town. Worthington, according to the report made by the selectmen in 1866, furnished eighty-six men for the war; but as it filled its quota upon every call made by the President, and at the end of the war had a surplus of nine over and above all demands, it must have furnished about one hundred and two men. Four were commissioned officers. The amount of money appropriated and expended by the town on account of the war, exclusive of State aid, was four thousand four hundred and sixty-two dollars ($4,462.00). The amount raised and expended for State aid to the soldiers'
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