State Militia Paymaster Commission

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State Militia Paymaster Commission from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of State Militia Paymaster Commission. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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State Militia Paymaster Commission is text. Its dimensions are 7.88 in. x 9.31 in..

It was created in 1821.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor. Ethan Allen Brown is the Creator.

This certificate documents the appointment of Orange Johnson as the Paymaster of the Ohio State Militia, 5th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 7th Division, which was the local unit for the Village of Worthington. At the time the Governor of the State of Ohio was Ethan Allen Brown, and the Ohio Secretary of State was Jeremiah Mclene. Orange Johnson (b. 1790, d. 1876) migrated to Worthington from Connecticut in 1814 and became a successful manufacturer and banker in the community.

It features the person Orange Johnson, 1790-1876.

It features the organization Ohio Militia.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on October 19, 2005. It was last updated October 13, 2017.