Thursday, December 17, 1863
PERSONS SUBJECT TO DRAFT
The following is an official list of persons subject to draft in Lawrence County, Ohio
in class 1, ( married persons between the age of 20
and 35 years, and unmarried between
the age of 20
and 45 years;)and in class 2, between the ages of 35 and 45.
Any person enrolled, who can show to the satisfaction of the Board of Enrollment,
that he is not,
and will not be liable to miltary duty at the time fixed for next draft, on account
1st of Alienage,
2d Non-Residence, 3d ________________ of age, 4th Manifest permanent
before the Board and have his name stricken off this list prior to
December 20, 1863.
Persons who may be cognizant of any other persons liable to military duty , whose name
does not appear
on the Enrollment list, are requested to notify the Board of Enrollment at once,
that all may share
equally in the chances for draft.
Benjamin F Cory,
and Provost Marshall 11th District of Ohio
and President Board of Enrollment.
(Use your web browser's search function to quickly find names on any page.
Once on the page of your choice, while you press and hold the CTRL key press the F key.
Now enter the name for which you are seaching and then press FIND NEXT or FIND.
Be sure to search for ALL possible spellings of the name since each surname can be spelled many ways.
Example: my surname, Caulley, can be spelled Cauley, Colley, Colly, Cauly, Caully, Cawley, Cawly, Cowley, Cowly, Calley, Cally and Corley.)
Aid Township - Decatur Township - Elizabeth Township - Fayette Township
Hamilton Township - Lawrence Township - Mason Township - Perry Township
Rome Township - Symmes Township - Union Township - Upper Township
Washington Township - Windsor Township
(Background image taken from The American Civil War Photo Gallery
Portrait of a Federal soldier from Ohio)