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Family Ties to the War of 1812

 Is your family directly connected to the War of 1812? Were your ancestors a part of this crucial event in American History? Find out by exploring the resources below. If your organization provides such information, we invite you to contact us to be added to the list.

U.S. War of 1812 Pension Records Online

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1812 Pension Records from the U.S. National Archives

The web's premier collection of original military records.


War of 1812 Descendants Organizations

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National Society United States Daughters of 1812

The U.S.D. of 1812, founded in 1892, is a volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving and increasing knowledge of the history of the American people...

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General Society of the War of 1812

The objectives of the Society are the collection and preservation of rolls, records, books, and other documents relating to the War of 1812;


War of 1812 Genealogy Resources

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Genealogical Records of the War of 1812

National Archives records created during and after the War of 1812 offer the genealogist a diverse and fertile ground in which to obtain invaluable family information.


Virginia War of 1812 Pay Roll

A fully-searchable personal name index to Pay Rolls of Militia Entitled to Land Bounty Under the Act of Congress of Sept. 28, 1850 and its supplement, Muster Rolls of the Virginia Militia in the War of 1812. Approximately 40,000 names are indexed.


Missouri Soldiers' Records: War of 1812

The Missouri State Archives holds nearly 1½ million pages that document the service of Missourians in domestic and foreign wars between 1812 and World War I.


Illinois War of 1812 Veterans

This database indexes the names of Illinois militiamen listed on the War of 1812 muster rolls included in the ninth volume of the Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois (1902).

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War of 1812 Genealogy

Your link to the past since February 1996! Search for your ancestors in free Ships' Passenger lists, Naturalization Records, Palatine Genealogy, Canadian Genealogy, American Genealogy, Native American Genealogy, Huguenots, Mennonites, Almshouse Records, Orphan Records, church records, military muster rolls, census records, land records and more.


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