Member Spotlight Found in Confederate Amnesty Papers The National Archives Confederate Amnesty Papers Location: Confederate Amnesty PapersNorth CarolinaTThThompsan, FranklinPage 3
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"Swept away by the tide..." Franklin Thompson requests amnesty, May 7, 1866

A good example of an amnesty request, Franklin Thompson of Onslow County, NC, states that he was "bitterly opposed" to secession but "like others was swept away by the tide."


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