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1865 April 15: Town of Osceola Bounty Fund

April 17, 2015

This accounting of military bounty money contributed and dispersed for Town of Osceola volunteers comes from The Polk County Press of April 15, 1865.

FRIEND SAM :—At the request of the subscribers who have paid towards raising a cash bounty for the six volunteers, who have been credited to the town of Osceola, we give a statement of the amount of money received, by whom paid, and how paid out :

AMOUNT RECEIVED.
Samuel S. Fifield, $ 30  00
Joel F. Nason, 40  00
S. H. Clough, 35  00
Stephen Rowcliffe, 25  00
O. F. Knapp, 25  00
H. H. Herrick, 35  00
William Wilson, 20  00
Rice Webb, 35  00
Dresser, Wilson & Co., 85  00
C. S. Clark, 20  00
Hennis Johnson 22  00
Cyrus G. Bradley, 55  00
B. F. Wall, 25  00
The. M. Bradley, 30  00
Joseph Berg, 20  00
A. S. Thomson, 20  00
Mathew Young, 20  00
Wm. Young, 20  00
W. A. Talboys, 20  00
Jonas Peterson, 20  00
H. C. Goodwin, 20  00
A. Storer, 20  00
W. H. Bowron, 20  00
Nelson Doll, 20  00
John A. Whitney, 20  00
Frank W. Smith, 25  00
B. P. Pitman, 20  00
J. T. Kent, 20  00
M. M. Nason, 25  00
Terrance Dailey, 25  00
Hiram Bass, 25  00
John Kent, 25  00
John Irish, 20  00
Frederick Greenwold, 10  00
Isaac McLean, 10  00
Frank May, 20  00
L G. Clark, 10  00
John Morrisey, 10  00
Levi Nason, 25  00
Timothy Morrisey, 20  00
William Kent, 10  00
Fowler Hale,  10  00
Frank Lavercot,  10  00
H. H. Newbury,  5  00
C. H. Staples,  10  00
Wm. C. Guild,  10  00
Advanced to Mrs. Baker,
by Dresser, Wilson & Co.
    7  00
Total am’t received, $1,047
AMOUNT PAID OUT.
Paid Mrs. A. Gillispie, $150 00
Paid Mrs. J. Corey,  150  00
Paid Joseph Prentice,  150  00
Paid W. H. Kent,  150  00
Cash on hand for Mrs. Fee, 150  00
Paid Mrs. John Baker, 150  00
Transportation to La Crosse,  120  00
John Hale, team to St. Paul,  14  00
Paid T. Y. McCourt,   20  00
$1,054
SUBSCRIBED AND UNPAID.
W. H. Barnes,   20  00
R. H. Hill,   20  00
$ 40  00
DRESSER, WILSON & Co.
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