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All the Civil War information was deleted from this sandbox because it was moved to the Missouri in the Civil War pages. It will now be used for the War of 1812.MarkhamMJ 20:06, 30 March 2012 (UTC)
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Captain Jaes Alexander's Company - probably from Jefferson County, served from Ausust 23, 1812 until November 30, 1813. Roster.
Captain Aaron Allen's Company - county not known, served from September 15, 1812 until March 16, 1813. Roster.
Captain Jacob Gilbert's Company - probably from Jefferson County, served from August 25, 1812 until February 28, 1813. Roster.
Captain Joseph Holmes' Company - probably from Jefferson County, served from August 23, 1812 until February 28, 1813. Roster.
Captain William Foulk's Company - probably from Jefferson County, served from August 23, 1812 until February 28, 1813. Roster.
Captain Thomas Latta's Company- probably from Jefferson County, served from September 15, 1812 until March 21, 1813. Roster.
Captain David Peck's Company - from either Harrison County or Jefferson County, served from August 25, 1812 until Febrary 28, 1813. Roster.
Company and county information from the Adjutant General's Report at Archive.org, starting on page 5.
- Curry, W. L. 1984. Four Years in the Saddle: History of the First Regiment Ohio Volunteer Calvary, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. (Jonesboro, Ga: Freedom Hill Press). Libraries with book.
- Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
- Ohio in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
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