Search the Jamestown 1624/5 Arms Records

This database provides information about each household's arms and munitions. This includes both armor/protective clothing, guns and ammunition, and other types of arms. Searchs can be made on Musters (households), locations, or type or arms or munitions. For example, searching Arms and Munitions for Sword will return all households who possessed Swords.

Note: A wildcard search is available - just add % to your search.

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Location and Corporation: (hold down the control key to pick multiple options)
Note: Pick from one column or the other, not both

Arms and Munitions: select a type of weapon or munition to search on, and all musters containing that choice will be returned

Crandall ShifflettŠ 1999, 2000