Georgia Veterans


War of 1812

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ADAMS, Dennis 
Born 1775 Pitt County, NC
Died 1829 Lowndes County, GA
Dennis Adams served in Capt. Tooke's Detachment; he was at Fort Mitchell Hartford on the Okmulgee River. He is listed on the muster roll of a detachment on Indian patrol 9 Nov 1814 - 22 Nov 1814.
Submitted by Robin Adams, 19 Oct 2002

ALLEN, Churchill/Churchwell (called Church)
Born 1799 in Georgia
Died 6 July 1857 Tallapoosa County, AL
Married 31 December 1818 Putnam County, Georgia to Sarah (Sally) Williamson
Service: Private in the Company of Captain Minton of the Georgia Militia, commanded by Col. Thomas, 18 June 1812, discharged Savannah 15 January 1815. Received bounty land in Alabama based on his service and his application is on file.
Submitted by Glenda, Sep 2002

BROOKE, Joseph Roger 
Born 14 Oct 1783 Charles County, MS
Died 26 Aug 1856 Marion, Lauderdale County, MS
Buried: Purification Church Cemetery, Taliferro County, GA
During the War of 1812, Joseph Roger Brooke served with 3 Reg't (Wimberly's), Georgia Militia. He was stationed in Jasper County, Georgia.
Submitted by Brown V. Brooke, Sep 2002

BURTON, Joab
Served while living in South Carolina
Lived and died in Forsyth County, GA
I have some records from Washington, DC.
Submitted by Joyce, Sep 2002

CHESHIRE, Philip Wood 
Born 1790 Bladen Co. NC
Died 16 Apr 1874 Buford Community, Randolph, Ga
Served NC Militia from NC with brother Turpin.
Pennsion Application filed with Randolph Co. Post Office.
Submitted by Gerry Hill, Sep 2002

CHESHIRE, Turpin M
Born 1786 Bladen Co NC
Died 1861 Miller Co. Ga.
NC Militia from Bladen Co. on muster roll of the First Company of the 4th Reg. detached from 4th and 14th Brigades. First Company was detached from the Bladen Regiment (SOLDIERS OF THE WAR OF 1812 NORTH CAROLINA Pg 24)
Submitted by Gerry Hill, Sep 2002

DAVIS, Brittain 
b. 9/29/1793 in Elbert Co., GA
d. 11/13/1871 Blakes Ferry, Randolph Co., AL
Brittain served in the War of 1812 under General John Floyd in the 1st Georgia Regiment as a Private. Division at Camp Hope near Fort Hawkins, GA. Enlisted 8/25/1813, discharged 3/9/1814 at Milledgeville, GA.
Submitted by Nanellen 10-14-2002

HATCHER, James 
b.1776, Edgefield District, SC
d. 1838, Dallas Co, AL
Submitted by William W. Hatcher Sr., Sep 2002

HOUSTON, Thomas A.
Born - Georgia 1796
Died Duval County Florida 1875 Burial Site Unknown
married Asia Bayard? b North Carolina 1800
Served as Private in Capt. Thomas Gould's Company of Infantry, Major Prey's Battalion, Georgia Militia. Company fought against British on Georgia Coast, around Liberty County and Fort Morris.
Submitted by Thomas D. Houston 4-12-2003

KING, Lewis 
b. 1774-1788, in NC (probably)
d. Between 9 Jan 1815 and 30 Apr 1815, Morgan Co, GA
Served in the Morgan Co, GA Militia, Capt. Patrick's Co 1807-1814
Served as Pvt., War of 1812 (Creek Indian War), Capt. Jesse Thomas' Co, 3 Reg't (Wimberly's) Detached Georgia Militia, 21 Nov 1814 - 9 Jan 1815
Submitted by Bill King, Sep 2002

KING, Henry
b. 1 Mar 1792, NC
d. 1 May 1854, Barbour Co, AL
War of 1812 (Creek Indian War), Pvt., Capt. William Varner's Co of Dragoons, Maj. Frederick Freeman's Squadron of Cavalry, Georgia Militia, entered service 20 Aug 1813, discharged 29 Jan 1814 at Fort Hawkins (now in Macon, Bibb Co, GA).
Submitted by Bill King, Sep 2002

PERRY, Shadrack 
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d. 1844 Macon co. Ala.
md Elizabeth Douglass, Jones County, Ga.
He was a member of the Georgia Militia, Calvary, Freeman's Squadron, Capt. Lewis' company. This was during 1813-1814.
Submitted by Patricia Hubbard Green ggg-grandaughter of Shadrack Perry, Sep 2002

ROWELL, William 
b. 1788 Georgia
d. 17 March 1855 Haralson County, Georgia
Served in Georgia Militia, 1813-1814
Submitted by Brad Jones, Sep 2002

SAXON, Menoah/Manoah 
b. abt 1785, N.C. moved to Laurens, S. C.
married Nancy Horton, also b. abt the same time in N.C. They were m. in Laurens, S.C. by a man named Madden. Menoah and Nancy and son John Horton SAXON moved to Franklin Co. GA. early in the 1800's.
Menoah was in the 1812 War and was at Fort Hawkins, GA. Menoah was honorably discharged. He died in 1815 or 1816. I do not know where he is buried.
Submitted by Dorice, Sep 2002

SCARBOROUGH, Turner
Born a 1773
Died bef 1850 Census- Lee Co. Ga.
Johnston's Georgia Militia Regimate=Private when he went in, and when he came out. Roll 183 Roll Exct. 602 Muster Roll.
Submitted by Gerry Hill, Sep 2002

SCOTT, Daniel, Private
Born 1798 in Wilkes County, Georgia
Died February 18, 1848, Jones County, Georgia
Served in Captain Herman Mercer's Company, Georgia Militia from 21 November 1814 to 28 April 1815.
Burial place unknown
Wife was Lydia
Submitted by Ronald L. Scott, Sep 2002

STEWART, Alfred
Private
Georgia Militia
Fews Regiment
Stationed at Savannah
Discharged 1815 at Waynesboro GA
Submitted by Maxine Fript, Sep 2002

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