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Maj. General John E. Wool (USA) MP
(1784 - 1869)
John Ellis Wool (February 20, 1784 – November 10, 1869) was an officer in the United States Army during three consecutive U.S. wars: the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War and the American Civil W...
Sir George Prévost, 1st Baronet MP
(1767 - 1816)
Sir George Prévost, 1st Baronet (19 May 1767 – 5 January 1816) was a British soldier and colonial administrator. Born in Hackensack, New Jersey, the eldest son of Swiss French Augustine Prévost, he j...
Maj. General Henry Dearborn, U.S. Secretary of War MP
(1751 - 1829)
DAR Ancestor #: A031141
Henry Dearborn (February 23, 1751 – June 6, 1829) was an American physician, a statesman and a veteran of both the American Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Born to Si...
Roger Sheaffe MP
(1763 - d.)
Margaret, the youngest daughter, married her cousin, Roger Hale Sheaffe. At the time of the marriage he was major in Brock's regiment. That gallant officer was slain at Queenstown Heights at 7 o'clock ...
Major-General Sir Isaac Brock KB ("The Saviour of Canada") MP
(1769 - 1812)
"Hero of Upper Canada", "Saviour of Canada"
From 1797 Commander of 49th Foot. From 1810 Commander of all forces in Upper Canada with civil administrative powers. 16 Aug 1812 captured Detroit. In 1809 adopted Hercules Ellis's orphan. Commanded Br...
Maj. General Stephen van Rensselaer III MP
(1764 - 1839)
General Stephen Van Rennselaer was a Major General in the New York State Militia during the War of 1812, and he commanded troops along the northern frontier. Stephen Van Rensselaer was badly defeated...
William Hull, Lt. Colonel (Continental Army), Brig. General (War of 1812), 1st Governor of Michigan Territory MP
(1753 - 1825)
William Hull (1753-1825) was an American soldier and politician. He fought in the American Revolution, was the first Governor of Michigan Territory, and was a brigadier general in the War of 1812, fo...
William Johnson Kerr MP
(1787 - 1845)
William Johnson Kerr
(1787 – April 23, 1845) was a political figure in Upper Canada.
He was born in 1787, the son of Robert Kerr and grandson of Sir William Johnson. He was a ...