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Catalog Number MS 68-OS01-01-02
Object Name Commission
Scope & Content This collection consists of a certificate of John Berrien's service in the American Revolution and his commission as Inspector for the Revenue for the Port of Savannah. It is dated November 22, 1786 and is signed by Lachlan McIntosh. The commission is dated March 6, 1792 and is signed by President George Washington and Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson.
Creator Berrien, John Macpherson, 1781-1856
Other Creators Berrien, Lawrence Cecil
Burroughs, Rosa Berrien
Falligant family
Title Commission of John Berrien as Inspector of the Port of Savannah, March 6, 1792
Copyrights Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection John Berrien certificate and commission
Subjects Berrien, John, 1759-1815.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
McIntosh, Lachlan, 1727-1806
Military commissions
Port of Savannah (Ga.)
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Washington, George, 1732-1799
People Washington, George, 1732-1799
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
McIntosh, Lachlan, 1725-1806