Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Names Found In The PA Archives

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Bureau of Archives and History
Pennsylvania State Archives
Records of the Department of the Auditor General

Arranged alphabetically by surname of soldier. An undated list of soldiers who served during the War of 1812. The index lists each soldier's name, term of service, and the name of the company commander. Written remarks noting desertions or the name of the battalions in which a militiaman served are also sometimes found.

An example from the "C" index:


Cameron, Wm, is the last name in this excerpt from the file.

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