Virginia Firemen of 1797
In the town of Lexington, Rockbridge county, Virginia, the following subscription list for a volunteer fire department was signed on January 17, 1797, and approved by the legislature. The signatures as found on the original document were as follows:
Campbell, Samuel L.
McDowell, Robert I
SOURCE: Vol, 4, No 8, September 1914 Genealogy: a journal of American ancestry