Story County, Iowa
Military Eligible 1862

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The Iowa Militia Law required counties to report the persons subject to military duty. In 1862 lists were compiled by the several assessors of Story county and submitted to the state Adjutant General by the clerk of the district court. This 1862 list was transcribed from images. (To locate on their site search images for Story, Iowa, United States, select Life Event type Military Service, and from that select Military Record for Story, Iowa, United States 1862–1910. This provides a group of 784 images. The 1862 lists are images number 4–19.)

The 1862 enumeration was certified on June 9, 1862. See Certification Letter for an example of the 1862 certification to the state Adjutant General.

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