General Lingan's memorial at FindAGrave.
Links for more information about General Lingan and the mob.
|Source (Baltimore In 1800)|
The War of 1812 Veteran "Big John Steele", John Steele's log Tavern Inn, built 1824, is in the forground and Christian Zavitz's log home is located at the entrance to Eagle Marsh.Sugar Loaf Hill (Port Colborne)
John Steele (1773-1855) served in the War of 1812 in *Baxter's Co. in the 3rd Regiment of the Lincoln Militia.
Early records refer to the cabin as "Steele's Tavern" and it was known to be used as a meeting place before the canal was built.
*John Steele found on the muster rolls here [Image 473]