New York in the War of 1812

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During the War of 1812, New York supplied 63,790 infantry men, 2,415 cavalry men, 8,830 artillery men, and 2,861 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 77,896 men.<ref name="kremer">Wesley Potter Kremer. ''100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles.'' (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. [http://archive.org/stream/100greatbattleso00krem#page/326/mode/2up Internet Archive].</ref>  
 
During the War of 1812, New York supplied 63,790 infantry men, 2,415 cavalry men, 8,830 artillery men, and 2,861 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 77,896 men.<ref name="kremer">Wesley Potter Kremer. ''100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles.'' (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. [http://archive.org/stream/100greatbattleso00krem#page/326/mode/2up Internet Archive].</ref>  
  
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*Fredriksen, John C ''Officers of the War of 1812 with portraits and anecedotes&nbsp;: the United States Army Left Division gallery of honor'' (Lewiston, New York 1989) pages 173 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F650670 FHL&nbsp;Book 973 M2]<br>
 
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Fredriksen, John C ''Officers of the War of 1812 with portraits and anecedotes&nbsp;: the United States Army Left Division gallery of honor'' (Lewiston, New York 1989) pages 173 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F650670 FHL&nbsp;Book 973 M2]<br>
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==== Pension Records  ====
 
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=== State Records  ===
 
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National Archives and Record Office:&nbsp; ''Prize and related records for the War of 1812 of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York 1812-1816&nbsp;: National Archives microfilm publications pamphlet describing M928'' (Washington District of Columbia: Nationa Archives and Records Service c1973) pages 11 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1376040 FHL Book 973 J53]<br>
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*National Archives and Record Office:&nbsp; ''Prize and related records for the War of 1812 of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York 1812-1816&nbsp;: National Archives microfilm publications pamphlet describing M928'' (Washington District of Columbia: Nationa Archives and Records Service c1973) pages 11 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1376040 FHL Book 973 J53]<br>
  
 
=== Battles  ===
 
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F615985 The centenary of the Battle of Plattsburg ...&nbsp;: at Plattsburg, N.Y., September 6 to 11, ]1914 (Ann Arbor, Michigan 1987) pages 90-96<br>
 
[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F615985 The centenary of the Battle of Plattsburg ...&nbsp;: at Plattsburg, N.Y., September 6 to 11, ]1914 (Ann Arbor, Michigan 1987) pages 90-96<br>
  
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Guernsey, R.S. ''Chronicles of greater New York City during the War of 1812-1815'' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F629469 FHL&nbsp;Film 1486497]  
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*Guernsey, R.S. ''Chronicles of greater New York City during the War of 1812-1815'' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F629469 FHL&nbsp;Film 1486497]  
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*Haen, Virginia ''John Grant, War of 1812'' (Salt Lake City, Utah, Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah 1992)&nbsp;John Grant enlisted in New York and ended up in Wisconsin where he applied for a pension.&nbsp;&nbsp;1 Microfilm Reel&nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F568423 FHL Film 1838581 Item 3]<br>
  
Haen, Virginia ''John Grant, War of 1812'' (Salt Lake City, Utah, Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah 1992)&nbsp;John Grant enlisted in New York and ended up in Wisconsin where he applied for a pension.&nbsp;&nbsp;1 Microfilm Reel&nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F568423 FHL Film 1838581 Item 3]<br>
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*War of 1812 Cemetery Committee, Town of Cheektowaga, Erie County, New York, [http://wnyroots.tripod.com/index-1812.html War of 1812 Cemetery] lists 205 soldiers buried buried between 4 August 1814 and 16 July 1815.&nbsp; It gives regiment, name, commanding officer's name, cause of death, date entered hospital, date died.
 
*War of 1812 Cemetery Committee, Town of Cheektowaga, Erie County, New York, [http://wnyroots.tripod.com/index-1812.html War of 1812 Cemetery] lists 205 soldiers buried buried between 4 August 1814 and 16 July 1815.&nbsp; It gives regiment, name, commanding officer's name, cause of death, date entered hospital, date died.
 
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Contents

Introduction

During the War of 1812, New York supplied 63,790 infantry men, 2,415 cavalry men, 8,830 artillery men, and 2,861 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 77,896 men.[1]

Service Records

  • Fredriksen, John C Officers of the War of 1812 with portraits and anecedotes : the United States Army Left Division gallery of honor (Lewiston, New York 1989) pages 173 FHL Book 973 M2

Pension Records

State Records

  • National Archives and Record Office:  Prize and related records for the War of 1812 of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York 1812-1816 : National Archives microfilm publications pamphlet describing M928 (Washington District of Columbia: Nationa Archives and Records Service c1973) pages 11 FHL Book 973 J53

Battles

The Battle of Plattsburgh : what historians say about it   (Ann Arbor, Michigan 1987) 1 Microfiche

The centenary of the Battle of Plattsburg ... : at Plattsburg, N.Y., September 6 to 11, 1914 (Ann Arbor, Michigan 1987) pages 90-96

Histories

  • Guernsey, R.S. Chronicles of greater New York City during the War of 1812-1815 FHL Film 1486497
  • Haen, Virginia John Grant, War of 1812 (Salt Lake City, Utah, Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah 1992) John Grant enlisted in New York and ended up in Wisconsin where he applied for a pension.  1 Microfilm Reel  FHL Film 1838581 Item 3

Cemetery Records

  • War of 1812 Cemetery Committee, Town of Cheektowaga, Erie County, New York, War of 1812 Cemetery lists 205 soldiers buried buried between 4 August 1814 and 16 July 1815.  It gives regiment, name, commanding officer's name, cause of death, date entered hospital, date died.

Other Sources

Books

Everest, Allan S. The War of 1812 in the Champlain Valley (New York, Syracuse) 1981) pages 139 Pages 239.

Internet Sites

References

  1. Wesley Potter Kremer. 100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles. (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. Internet Archive.