Déchanet, Sébastien 1834, Military Replacement Document
It was common practice of the day to pay someone else to replace someone called to the Military by paying the replacement. Perhaps in this case Sébastien's family needed him on the farm.
Military Replacement and Substitution Document
Transcribed by Philippe Baschiera, FR
Order number: 49
Canton where the draw took place in Neuilly District which is part of the canton: Langres
Expired draw number: 1
DECHANET Sebastian Constantine, son of Didier and Françoise TRESSE, domiciled Bonnecourt, canton of Neuilly Haute-Marne, born May 16, 1813, Bonnecourt canton of Neuilly, Haute-Marne, residing Bonnecourt, canton Neuilly, Haute-Marne
Brown hair & eyebrows, gray eyes, covered forehead, big nose, mouth average, chin round, oval face, ruddy complexion. particular brands, profession farmer
Size: 1.700 meters
Date of the administrative document for substitute 11 Obre 1834 [11 October 1834].
Replacement and Substitute for Sébastien Déchanet
son of Clement and Suzanne d’HUMMEL
domiciled in Bergheim canton Ribeauvillé Haut-Rhin, born March 22, 1809, Bergheim, residing in Bergheim,
Blond hair & eyebrows, blue eyes round face, big nose mouth average, chin round, broad face, ruddy complexion, occupation laborer.
Date of the activity May 15, 1835 - Marines
June 17, 1835
No. 7489 (serial number)
1 = he can read, 2 = knows sign
[NOTE: his father had died in Bergheim in 1863 and his mother was already dead. Parents are named Clement THIRION died in Bergheim]
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|Dimensions||2000 x 1466|
|Linked to||Sébastien Constantin Déchanet|