Orphans

"A child whose parents" are deceased. (CD) This term is also used to identify military orphans, or a child whose mother is still living but whose father died in service.

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Letter from G. W. Smith to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; June 16, 1861
Letter from Jonathan M. G. Nash to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; September 12, 1861
Letter from M. J. Reynolds to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; November 25, 1861
Letter from Manuel Muniz to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; November 26, 1861
Letter from G. F. Neill to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; May 26, 1862
Letter from George N. Hunt to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; July 26, 1862
Letter from A. Q. Withers to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; August 25, 1862
Letter from Ann D. Matthews to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; October 29, 1862
Letter from H. E. Roscoe to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; October 21, 1862
Letter from R. C. Saffold to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; November 3, 1862
Letter from W. H. Powell to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; January 12, 1863
Letter from James Fort to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; April 1, 1863
Letter from William Thames to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; October 15, 1863
Letter from E. H. Hicks to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; Undated
Letter from James Phelan to Mississippi Governor William L. Sharkey; June 16, 1865
Printed proclamation from Minnesota Governor Stephen Miller; June 20, 1865
Letter to Mississippi Governor Adelbert Ames; October 26, 1869
Letter from Jo Bell to Mississippi Governor Charles Clark; June 11, 1864
Letter from F. Barksdale to Mississippi Governor Charles Clark; June 29, 1864
Published letters by Thomas S. Gathright; March 1865
Incomplete letter from S. R. Jones to Mississippi Governor Charles Clark; November 15, 1864
Letter from George Barnes to Mississippi Governor Charles Clark; March 29, 1865
Letter from J. M. Knight to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; August 10, 1861
Petition; Undated
Petition to Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus; June 30, 1863