Margaret Martha Carney Oliphant

Margaret Martha Carney Oliphant

From Union Provost Marshal records.
From Union Provost Marshal records.
From a record of the testimony given in the investigation of the burning of several reputed bushwhackers’ homes in Johnson Co., MO, in 1862 (Testimony of Samuel Miller, a member of Capt. Houts' company, MO State Militia.)
From a record of the testimony given in the invest…
Ltr. re 24 alleged Post Oak female abettors of bushwhackers. Among them Margaret Oliphant is cited. Ltr contends that many of them are prostitutes and recommends they all be banished from the state of MO. From Union Provost Marshal records.
Ltr. re 24 alleged Post Oak female abettors of bus…
1864 Ltr. from Capt. Joseph A. Peak to Col. John F. Philips denouncing 24 Post Oak women who give aid to local bushwhackers. Among them, Margaret Oliphant is cited. Peak contends that many of these women are prostitutes and recommends that they be banished from the state of MO.
1864 Ltr. from Capt. Joseph A. Peak to Col. John F…
Margaret Oliphant 1864 Case Comments3.JPG
Margaret Oliphant 1864 Case Comments3.JPG