Francis A. Jones Pension Increase
H. R. 7862. Francis A. Jones, nearly 64 years of age, served as a private in Company D, Fourteenth Kentucky Infantry, from September 17, 1862, to August 2, 1865, and is a pensioner under the act of February 6, 1907, at $12 per month. He was formerly pensioned under the act of June 27, 1890, at $8 per month on account of disease of lungs and heart and rheumatism, and was originally pensioned under the general law at $4 per month on account of disease of lungs. Increase of pension under the last-named law was denied in May, 1905.
Source: Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.United States Congressional Serial Set, By United States Government Printing Office; Published by U.S. G.P.O., 1911, p. 18