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" I, , do solemnly swear, in presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Union of the States thereunder; and that I will in like manner abide by and faithfully support... "
America: The Origin of Her Present Conflict - Page 430
by James William Massie - 1864 - 472 pages
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Lincoln the President: Last full measure

James Garfield Randall, Richard Nelson Current - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 421 pages
...keep a simple oath. Phrased by the President, this oath constituted a solemn pledge to support the Constitution of the United States "and the union of the States thereunder." The oath-taker would also swear to abide by and faithfully support all the acts of Congress and all...
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The Business of Captivity: Elmira and Its Civil War Prison

Michael P. Gray - History - 2001 - 228 pages
...in the presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Union of the States thereunder; and that I will, in the like manner, abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during...
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War Powers Under the Constitution of the United States

William Whiting - Law - 2002 - 342 pages
...tenor and effect following, to wit: I, , do solemnly swear, in presence of Almighty God, that I will United States and the Union of the States thereunder,...acts of Congress passed during the existing rebellion ivith reference to slaves, so long and so far as not repealed, or modified, or held void by Congress,...
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The Battle of Gettysburg

Franklin Aretas Haskell - History - 2002 - 124 pages
...and so far as not repealed, modified, or held void by congress, or by decision of the supreme court; and that I will, in like manner, abide by and faithfully support all proclamations of the President made during the existing rebellion having reference to slaves, so long...
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Dark Hours: South Carolina Soldiers, Sailors and Citizens who Were Held in ...

History - 2002 - 538 pages
...in the presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Union of...in like manner, abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing rebellion with reference to the emancipation...
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The American Civil War Through British Eyes Dispatches ..., Volume 1; Volume 3

Diplomats - 2003
...Congress concerning Slaves and all Proclamations of the President concerning Slaves, so long as they be not repealed, modified or held void by Congress, or by the decision of the Supreme Court. There are numerous exceptions to the Amnesty. Among those excepted are officers above the rank of Colonel...
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Reconstruction

Claudine L. Ferrell - History - 2003 - 220 pages
...affirm), in presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Union of the States thereunder, and that 1 will in like manner abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made...
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Robeson County

K. Blake Tyner - History - 2003 - 128 pages
...protect and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Union of the States tlierenmler ; and that I will, in like manner, abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing rebellion with reference to the emancipation...
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Cuban Confederate Colonel: The Life of Ambrosio Josʹe Gonzales

Antonio Rafael De la Cova - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 537 pages
...before the provost marshal at Darlington on July 28 to "henceforth faithfully support and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Union of the States thereunder," and to "abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing...
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J. Patton Anderson, Confederate General: A Biography

James W. Raab - History - 2014 - 210 pages
...affirm, in presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Union of...in like manner, abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing rebellion with reference to the emancipation...
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