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Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Head-Quarters, Boston, February 12th 1812.

THE GOVERNOR and Commander in Chief, has
accepted the Resignation of

William S. Williams, Surgeon

of the (now) First Regiment of Infantry, in the
First Brigade and Fifteenth Division of the
MILITIA of this Commonwealth ; and he is hereby
honourably discharged, at his own request, from the
Office of Surgeon in the
Regiment aforesaid. lately called the Second Regiment in the
Second Brigade and fourth Division -
By Order of the Commander in Chief,

Ano Dominion
Adjutant General.

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The resignation of Dr. William Stoddard Williams (1768-1829) of Deerfield, Massachusetts, at age 50, from His job as doctor in the militia of the state was accepted and Dr. Williams was declared, "discharged." Dr. Williams, son, father, and grandfather of doctors, studied medicine with Dr. Erastus Sargeant of Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and he practiced medicine from his home in Deerfield until his death in 1829.


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Resignation of William Stoddard Williams as surgeon

publisher   Commonwealth of Massachusetts
date   Feb 12, 1812
location   Boston, Massachusetts
height   7.5"
width   10.0"
process/materials   printed paper, ink with manuscript
item type   Legal Documents/Appointment/Discharge
accession #   #L00.008

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