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Virginia Military Institute (VMI)

Item CON-6743
December 31, 1861 & May 23, 1864 Peter Samuel Roller & David W. Coiner
Price: $175.00

Description

Two Civil War period documents related to Peter Samuel Roller - Father of John Edwin Roller, VMI, Class of 1863. John E. Roller, underage, briefly served in the 1st Virginia Cavalry and after graduation from VMI severed in the 2nd Confederate States Engineers. He was paroled at Appomattox.

Document #1.

Virginia Military Institute
December 31, 1861

Received of Mr. P. S. Roller, Two Hundred and Seventy Dollars on account of expenses at Virginia Military Institute.

William S. Polk
Treasurer

$270.00


Document #2.

Confederate States
May 23, 1864

To. P. S. Roller

To Pasturing 8 head horses, one day

I hereby certify that the above account is current and that I record the pasturing for Company A in Reserve Corps of General Imboden’s command.

D. W. Coiner, Lieutenant