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Leonard Hedrick (1784 - 1861)

He came to Marietta, OH in 1800. He went on the first ship commanded by Captain James Merrill as a cabin boy to the ocean. He settled on his own farm in Scipio township. He was a soldier in the War of ...

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Jacob Stonebraker (1792 - 1872)

Jacob Stonebraker appears with the rank of Pvt. on a Muster Roll of a company of Ohio Mounted Volunteers commanded by Captain George Kesling, attached to a regiment commanded by Col. Allen Trimble on t...

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Thomas Tyler (1782 - 1857)

Thomas Tyler served as a private in the War of 1812, 2nd., Regiment, Georgia Militia of Capt. Gabriel Gunn 's Company of Drafted Infantry, Jenkins' 2nd Regiment, Georgia Militia. He appears on the comp...

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Capt. William Shaw (1795 - 1888)

Inscription: A soldier of 1812 under Jackson

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Lundsford Broaddus (1794 - 1864)

Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via son Christopher Broaddus by SmartCopy : Aug 1 2015, 20:11:13 UTC

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Isaac Miller (1781 - 1860)

War of 1812 soldier, Ohio militia. Married Rebecca Malone, January 2, 1805, Ross County, Ohio. The picture at right is of his son James who married Delilah Depue.* Updated from Find A Grave Memorial vi...

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Conrad Schmidt (deceased)

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Capt. James Pace (1778 - 1814)

James Pace married Mary Ann Loving on November 22, 1796 in Lexington, Oglethorpe, Georgia. They had 8 known children together. In the War of 1812, He volunteered and was elected Captain of Horse in the...

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Doct. Henry Perry (1785 - 1817)

History of Ancient Woodbury; William Cothren 1854 ,page 454:"COL. HENRY PERRY, A youthful and gallant hero, who was killed on the confines of Mexico in 1817, whilst bravely contending for the cause of ...

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Hezekiah George Barker (1786 - 1860)

Served in the War of 1812AKA: Hezekiah George SebastianMother: Suzannah Sebastian married Hezekiah BarkerFirst Wife: Elizabeth WilsonChildren: Eleanora John Wesley Elijah Barker Henry IssacSecond Wife:...

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Gilbert P. Hurley, Sr. (1784 - 1859)

Served as Corpl, in John Devault's Company, in War of 1812

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Cyrenius Bartholomew (1798 - 1867)

Inscription:79th year Note: War of 1812 Veteran* Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via sister Betsy Barber (born Bartholomew) by SmartCopy : Jul 26 2015, 20:27:07 UTC

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John Detlor, UE (1769 - 1813)

John was killed in the Battle of York in the War of 1812

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Peter Becker (1753 - 1833)

BECKER, PETER Ancestor #: A008324 Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank: PRIVATE Birth: 4-21-1753 LANCASTER CO PENNSYLVANIA Death: 3-28-1833 LANCASTER CO PENNSYLVANIA Service Description: 1) CAPTS. SMUL...

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Lt. Amos Atkinson (1792 - 1864)

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Peter Bowen Lewis (1789 - 1860)

Peter Bowen Lewis was the 8th of 11 children of James A. and Alice Forrester Lewis. In about 1800, the family moved from Culpeper County, Virginia, to Fleming County, Kentucky.Peter fought in the War o...

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Barksdale D Garrison (1778 - 1853)

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Isaac Nichols (1779 - 1868)

Isaac served in the War of 1812.

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Pvt. Joseph B. Acker (1774 - 1856)

Joseph Acker History Source: Acker History by Noble AckerJoseph Acker shows up in the census records in S. C. just prior to the War of 1812. Joseph Acker, his sister Mary Grace, who married James Grace...

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George Watterston, Librarian of Congress (1783 - 1854)

George Watterston (23 October 1783 – 4 February 1854) was the third Librarian of the United States Congress from 1815 to 1829.

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John Titcomb (1760 - 1816)

Died from a disease contracted while carrying supplies to the army during the War of 1812.

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Allen Wardner (1786 - 1877)

Allen Wardner (December 13, 1786 – August 29, 1877) was a Vermont banker, businessman and politician who served as State Treasurer. He was also the father-in-law of Attorney General, Secretary o...

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Boswell Chandler (c.1780 - 1816)

War of 1812 Service Record: Chandler, Boswell Company:2nd Regiment (Sharp's) Virginia Militia Rank - Induction:Private Rank - Discharge:Private Roll Box:37 Roll Exct:602

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Lt. Peter Melendy (1784 - 1823)

Per Find A Grave Memorial: DIED - In this town [Amherst NH], on Thursday evening last, Lieut. Peter Melendy, of the US army, aged 38. Lt. M. was a native of this town, and arrived here, on Monday's s...

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Comfort Sage (1797 - 1887)

War of 1812 veteran

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Elias Hunt (1792 - 1864)

For more information see: Pioneer Overland Travel - Richard Ballantine Company, Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah; and Find A Grave. Grandfather Elias served in the War of 1812 for the Briti...

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General Timothy Burr (1772 - 1832)

Biography GEN. TIMOTHY BURR, 6 [294] of Rochester, N. Y., was b. at Hartford, Ct. and succeeded his father in business there. He m. Mary, dau. of Dea. Aaron Chapin, a jeweller of Hartford, a man of g...

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Elbridge Leland (1795 - 1875)

War of 1812 Veteran Soldier* Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via daughter Lucy Rose Schmidlap (born Leland) by SmartCopy : Jun 26 2015, 19:57:07 UTC

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David T Hoblit (1788 - c.1868)

Veteran of War of 1812: Roll: M602_0100 State: Ohio Given Name: David Surname: Hoblit Regiment: 2 (Zumalt's), Ohio Militia Enlistment Rank: Pvt Discharge Rank: Pvt Link : ________...

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John David Schall (1795 - 1878)

War of 1812 Pension Application Files Index 1812-1815 list David (spelled Shaull) as having served with Capt. Thomas Cockerell's 57th Virginia Militia.

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Thomas Fitzgerald, U.S. Senator (1796 - 1855)

Thomas Fitzgerald, a Senator from Michigan; born in Germantown, Herkimer County, N.Y., April 10, 1796; pursued an academic course; served and was severely wounded in the War of 1812 in the Fifth Regime...

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Jacob Gibson, II (1776 - 1843)

Grandfather Jacob served as an Ensign in Thompson's Detachment of the Pennsylvania Militia during the War of 1812. He was in the 5th Company, Infantry of the 1 Brigade and 3 Division. He served from Ma...

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Capt James McChesney (1795 - 1842)

Capt. James McChesney is the son of Robert McChesney and Elizabeth Johnston. He served in the War of 1812. He married Francis Ann McNutt on 10 Feb 1825 in Rockbridge Co., Virginia. He was murdered by a...

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Sterling C. Rose (1794 - 1871)

War of 1812 veteran

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George A. Waggaman, U.S. Senator (1782 - 1843)

George Augustus Waggaman, a Senator from Louisiana; born in Caroline County, Md., in 1782; completed preparatory studies under private tutors; studied law; admitted to the bar in Caroline County, Md., ...

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Little Page Proctor (1760 - 1852)

Little Page served in the Continental Army during the American Revolution he served in a couple of different commands and was a scout for Rogers Rangers fighting in the Frontier.-------------------- Re...

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Louis-Joseph Papineau MP (1786 - 1871)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Denis-benjamin Papineau by SmartCopy : Jun 15 2015, 22:58:47 UTC

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George W. Jones, U.S. Senator (1804 - 1896)

George Wallace Jones, (brother-in-law of John Scott of Missouri), a Delegate from the Territory of Michigan and the Territory of Wisconsin and a Senator from Iowa; born in Vincennes, Ind., April 12, 18...

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Sebastian Boston Hoblit (1774 - 1859)

. Boston (Sebastian) Hoblit - b.13 FEB 1774 in Fayette Co., KY; d. 03MAR1859 in Bellbrook, Green Co., OH. He is buried in the Primitive Baptist Cem., Bellbrook, OH. He served in War of 1812. Boston's 1...

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Jesse OFFIELD, Sr (1788 - 1849)

Jesse Offield was born around 1788 in a cabin near the Holston Valley area of Sullivan County Tennessee, just over the hills of Virginia from where his ancestors had first settled. He was the son of Ja...

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Richard Anderson Hull (c.1775 - 1838)

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Cyrus Burr (1792 - 1872)

Born June 18th, 1792 East Windsor, Hartford, Ct., the second of nine children born to Isaac Burr III and Irene Burr (Orcutt). Drummer and fifer in New York Militia, War of 1812. ( Served 1813-1814) ...

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James Pelham (Corp.) Harkness, (1812) (1792 - 1878)

Update 6/11/2015: Served in The War of 1812.Find A Grave # 18962444.

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Henry Seymour (1780 - 1837)

Henry Seymour was an American merchant, banker and politician from New York.

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Benjamin Jacoby (1786 - 1850)

War of 1812 Service Records Name: Benjamin Jacoby Company: 32nd Regiment (Krickbaum's) PA Militia Rank-Induction: Private Rank-Discharge: Private Roll Box: 1O9 Roll Exct: 6O2 He was a minister in the...

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Captain John "Mad Jack" Percival (1779 - 1862)

John Percival known as Mad Jack Percival (3 April 1779 – 7 September 1862) was a legendary officer in the United States Navy during the Quasi-War with France, the War of 1812, the campaign aga...

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Rear Admiral Hiram Paulding (USN) (1797 - 1878)

Hiram Paulding (December 11, 1797 – October 20, 1878) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy, who served from the War of 1812 until after the Civil War.

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Isaac Newton Flesher (1796 - 1841)

Isaac Newton Flesher was born on Nov 22, 1796, the son of Andrew and Elizabeth (Bibbee) Flesher. Isaac Newton Flesher was a soldier in the War of 1812. He married Elizabeth Bonnett the daughter of Will...

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Col. James Baltis Ruple (1788 - 1855)

Served in the War of 1812.

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Gen. James Sewall (c.1778 - 1842)

Soldier in War of 1812. Later, General. Court Clerk of Cecil County, MD, circa 1805-1840. Builder of HOLLY HALL, on National Register of Historic Buildings, located on US-40 in Elkton MD.

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Dr. Arnold Naudain, U.S. Senator (1790 - 1872)

Arnold Naudain, a Senator from Delaware; born near Dover, Del., January 6, 1790; completed preparatory studies; graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1806 and from the ...

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Jesse Hubbard (1788 - 1815)

Birth: 1788 Henry County Virginia, USA Death: Nov., 1815 Hawkins County Tennessee, USA Jesse Hubbard went to Wilkes Co., NC and thence to Hawkins Co., TN with his father John Hubbard in the 1790's....

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Waldon Morse (1768 - 1845)

WAR OF 1812 46983

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Aaron Asa Severy, Sr. (1770 - 1860)

Co-founder of Dixfield, Maine. All his children were born in Dixfield, Maine WAR OF 1812

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Isreal Richmond (1778 - 1823)

Page 412 Biographical review: this volume contains biographical sketches of leading ... By Biographical Review Publishing Company Was in Capt. J. Barnard's Co., Lieut. Col. S. Holland's Regt. War...

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William Colvin (c.1791 - 1874)

Marriage to Frances Philips Burton: (17 Jan 1816 — Age: 25) Albemarle County, VA* Fact 2: Granted land for his service in War of 1812* Fact 5: enlisted in Charlottesville, VA* Fact 3: enlisted i...

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William James Russell, III (1758 - 1825)

) Colonel William Russell III (March 6, 1758 – July 3, 1825) was a soldier, pioneer, and politician from Virginia and Kentucky. He was born in Culpeper County, Virginia to William Russell ...

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George Soaps, Jr. (1775 - d.)

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Thomas Compton (1788 - 1855)

Veteran of the War of 1812.-------------------- Thomas Compton Birth circa 1788 in South Carolina (per the information Thomas gave on the 1850 census) Marriage 1st wife Unknown, likely mother to al...

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George Jones, U.S. Senator (1766 - 1838)

George Jones (February 25, 1766 – November 13, 1838) was a United States Senator from Georgia. Born in Savannah, he received an academic training, studied medicine with his father, and pract...

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Johann George Matter (1771 - 1855)

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Gustavus Hamilton Secheverell (1796 - 1866)

Gustavas Hamilton SeCheverellwas born in Amsterdam, Montgomery county, New York, on December 13, 1796. He was the only child of G.H. and Jane SeCheverell, of that point. His father was a teacher, and w...

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Timothy Wood (1788 - 1876)

WOOD. -- In East Ashtabula, August 7th, Mr. Timothy Wood, aged 89 years. The deceased was a soldier of the war of 1812, and was one of the early settlers of Northern Ohio.Inscription:TIMOTHY WOODDIEDAu...

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LT. Peter Walthall (1767 - 1855)

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David Alewine (1780 - 1859)

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Daniel Martin Palmer, II (1795 - 1891)

Daniel Palmer is Marcus F. Franklin Palmer's son's wife's fourth great grandfather's wife's great nephew's wife's first cousin thrice removed's husband's father. Marcus F. Franklin Palmer → ...

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Sir Francis Bond Head, 1st Baronet (1793 - 1875)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Bond Head ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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William Smiley (1789 - 1873)

He was a Private in the War of 1812: 19th Reg US Inf under General Harrison Feb 1814 Enlistment Records in Xenia, Green, OH

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James H. Neal (1789 - 1874)

U. S. Army, enlisted 12-1811.

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Maj. General John Hubbard (War of 1812) (1751 - 1837)

Veteran of the American Revolutionary War as a private and a Major General in the War of 1812. During the War he commanded the Second Division composed of the 2nd and 4th Brigades of the Connecticut mi...

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Joseph Smith Lefever (1795 - 1875)

War of 1812 Birth: May 8, 1795 Death: Apr. 10, 1875 War of 1812 PA LeFevres book #9-089 Family links: Spouse: Rachel Foster Lefever (1799 - 1874) Children: Joel Lightner Lefever (1824 - ...

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Abraham Hapner (1777 - 1840)

Served in the War of 1812 as a Pvt. under Lt. Silas Fleming

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Michael Ott (1793 - 1863)

military service: War of 1812; Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Jones's Company.

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John Anderson Ott (1785 - 1857)

He was engaged in fighting the Indians at Fort Greenville and Fort Recovery during the War of 1812.

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William Berkeley Lewis (1784 - 1866)

William Berkeley Lewis (1784 - November 12, 1866) was born in Loudoun County, Virginia, and later moved near Nashville, Tennessee, in 1809. Major Lewis served as quartermaster under General Andrew Ja...

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Gen. Duff Green MP (1791 - 1875)

American teacher, military leader, politician, journalist, author, diplomat, industrialist and businessman.

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Judge Ross Wilkins (1799 - 1872)

Wilkins was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the son of Major General John Wilkins, Jr., who served in both the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, and became the 7th Quartermaster General of the...

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Edward Lucas (1780 - 1858)

) Edward Lucas (October 20, 1780 – March 4, 1858) was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer, merchant and storekeeper from Virginia. He was the brother of William Lucas. Born near Shepherd...

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Jesse Hiatt (1777 - 1857)

Veteran of the War Of 1812

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Ede Alden (1787 - 1870)

The Paddock genealogy : descendants of Robert Paddock of Plymouth Colony, blacksmith and constable, 1646 Fort Collins, Colo.: Curfman., 1977, 257 pgs. on page 107; "Malinda b. Jan, 1788 d. Sodus Poin...

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Zachariah Henry Bailey, Sr. (1794 - 1884)

The following is an unproven story about Zachariah's early life which has been passed down through the generations: "Zachariah Bailey was born in Body Top, Virginia. His mother was Miss Mary Bailey a...

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Benjamin Alfred Edwards, Sr. (c.1795 - 1822)

Lothrop Edwards and wife Miriam Granger Edwards resided in Canada after 1816 til his death, killed while raising a house (genealogy history of Launcelot Granger family) ----- Military: (2 Apr 181...

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Sterling Clack Robertson (1785 - 1842)

Sterling Clack Robertson (1785–1842) was an empresario from Tennessee, during Mexican Texas. He introduced 600 families into Robertson's Colony. Robertson was also an elected delegate to t...

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George F. Burks (1794 - 1872)

George F. Burks was born in Virginia, most likely in Prince Edward County. He married Harriet (unk) in 1817 in Prince Edward County. He died in Shelby County, Tennessee on June 19, 1872. They lived i...

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Isaac Ritter (1782 - 1850)

He married Anna Dieter on 10 December 1805 at the Schwarzwald Reformed Church in Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania; they were cousins. He served in the War of 1812, as referenced by the Depar...

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James McCreary, Sr. (1789 - 1871)

Sgt. in Ohio Militia 1812

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Samuel Luther Dana (1795 - 1868)

Samuel Luther Dana married 2 willard sisters: Dana, Samuel Luther, chemist, was born in Amherst, N.H., July 11, 1795; son of Capt. Luther and Lucy (Giddings) Dana, and brother of James Freeman Dana...

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Henry Sargent (1770 - 1845)

Henry Sargent (baptized November 25, 1770 — February 21, 1845), American painter and military man, was born in Gloucester, Massachusetts. He was one of seven children born to Daniel and Mary (...

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Lt. Colonel Timothy Upham (1783 - 1855)

Timothy Upham (September 9, 1783-November 2, 1855) American soldier in the war of 1812. At the Siege of Fort Erie while he was in command of his regiment, he did gallant service with his regiment, in...

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Eliphalet Pattee (1775 - 1851)

War of 1812 veteran

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Jean Lafitte (c.1780 - c.1823)

Another Sephardic pirate played a pivotal role in American history. In the book "Jews on the Frontier" (Rachelle Simon, 1991), Rabbi I. Harold Sharfman recounts the tale of Sephardic Jewish pirate Je...

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Pierre Bouet Lafitte (1770 - 1821)

Pierre Lafitte (1770–1821) was a privateer in the Gulf of Mexico and smuggler in the early 19th century. He also ran a blacksmith shop in New Orleans, his legitimate business. Pierre was the h...

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Peter Hiestand (1791 - 1854)

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Judah Touro MP (1775 - 1854)

Judah Touro (Newport, Rhode Island, June 16, 1775 – New Orleans, January 19, 1854) was an American businessman and philanthropist.[1] Contents [show] Early life and career[edit] His father, ...

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Joseph Shirey (1793 - 1843)

Muster roll of Capt. Jacob Marshall's company, in the First regiment, Second brigade, Pennsylvania militia, under the command of Col. Jeremiah Shappell, at York, Pennsylvania. In service from August 28...

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Benjamin Stephenson, US Congress, Territory of Illinois (1769 - 1822)

Benjamin Stephenson was born in Pennsylvania on July 8, 1769. He moved to Virginia in 1788, and then to the Illinois Territory. He became sheriff of Randolph County, Illinois in 1809. Stephenson be...

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Johannes Ritzman (1792 - 1860)

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Mary Young Pickersgill (1776 - 1857)

Mary Pickersgill (born Mary Young; February 12, 1776 – October 4, 1857), was the maker of the Star Spangled Banner Flag hoisted over Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore in the War ...

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Reuben McPherson MP (1794 - 1842)

Wife/Elizabeth's gravestone engraved, "wife of Rubin McPherson." Note, spelling of first name is "Rubin" in lieu of Reuben. Reuben was one of the early pioneers of Tennessee and took part in the War ...

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Asaryl Amidon (deceased)

Asaryl Amidon served in the War of 1812. His father and four brothers served in the Revolutionary War. from:

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