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''[[United States of America|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  [[War of 1812, 1812 to 1815|War of 1812]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  [[Maryland Military Records|Maryland Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  Maryland in the War of 1812''  
  
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=== Introduction  ===
 
=== Introduction  ===
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During the War of 1812, Maryland supplied 46,119 infantry men, 3,323 cavalry men, 3,106 artillery men, and 111 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 52,659 men.<ref name="kremer">Wesley Potter Kremer. ''100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles.'' (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. [http://archive.org/stream/100greatbattleso00krem#page/326/mode/2up Internet Archive].</ref>  
 
During the War of 1812, Maryland supplied 46,119 infantry men, 3,323 cavalry men, 3,106 artillery men, and 111 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 52,659 men.<ref name="kremer">Wesley Potter Kremer. ''100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles.'' (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. [http://archive.org/stream/100greatbattleso00krem#page/326/mode/2up Internet Archive].</ref>  
  
=== State Records  ===
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=== Rosters ===
  
*Blizzard, Dennis F. and Thomas L. Hollowak, ''A chronicle of War of 1812 soldiers, seamen and marines'', (Baltimore, Maryland: Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland, copyright 1993) pages 138 ] {{FHL|781076|item|disp=FHL Book 975.2 M2}}<br>
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*'''Militia'''. Wright, F. Edward, ''Maryland militia, War of 1812'', (Silver Spring, Maryland 1979-). Contents: vol. 1. Eastern Shore -- v. 2. Baltimore -- v. 3. Cecil and Harford counties -- v. 4. Anne Arundel and Calvert -- v. 5. St. Marys and Charles counties -- v. 6. Prince George's County -- v. 7. Montgomery County. {{FHL|165022|item|disp=FHL book 975.2 M2w and CD-ROM no. 3260}}<br>
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*'''Militia'''. Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, ''Western Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia militia in defense of Maryland, 1805 to 1815'' (Baltimore, Maryland: T V Huntsberry, 1983) pages 182 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F113614 FHL Book 975.M2]
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*'''Light Dragoons'''. ''War of 1812 Maryland Light Dragoons'', [http://www.mdld.org/history.html history], lists the regiments and companies with the counties the men were from.<br>
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*'''Privateers'''. Huntsberry, Thomas V., ''Maryland Privateers, War of 1812'', (Baltimore, Maryland, 1983), 88 pages. {{FHL|168612|item|disp=FHL book 975.2 M2h v. 2}}
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=== Prisoners of War ===
  
 
*Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F51727 Dartmoor Prison]&nbsp;(Baltimore, Maryland, 1984) pages 85 Maryland and Dartmoor and Devon England and Maryland.) <br>
 
*Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F51727 Dartmoor Prison]&nbsp;(Baltimore, Maryland, 1984) pages 85 Maryland and Dartmoor and Devon England and Maryland.) <br>
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*Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, North Point (Baltimore, Maryland, J Mart, 1985) pages 122 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F305624 FHL 975.2 M2] <br>
 
*Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, North Point (Baltimore, Maryland, J Mart, 1985) pages 122 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F305624 FHL 975.2 M2] <br>
  
*Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, ''Western Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia militia in defense of Maryland, 1805 to 1815'' (Baltimore, Maryland:&nbsp; T V Huntsberry, 1983 pages 182 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F113614 FHL Book 975.M2]<br>
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=== Histories ===
  
*War of 1812 Maryland Light Dragoons, [http://www.mdld.org/history.html history], lists the regiments and companies with the counties the men were from.
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*Blizzard, Dennis F. and Thomas L. Hollowak, ''A chronicle of War of 1812 soldiers, seamen and marines'', (Baltimore, Maryland: Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland, copyright 1993) pages 138 ] {{FHL|781076|item|disp=FHL Book 975.2 M2}}
  
 
=== Cemetery Records  ===
 
=== Cemetery Records  ===
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=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
'''Books'''
 
 
*Huntsberry, Thomas V., ''Maryland Privateers, War of 1812'', (Baltimore, Maryland, 1983), 88 pages. {{FHL|168612|item|disp=FHL book 975.2 M2h v. 2}}<br>
 
 
*Wright, F. Edward, ''Maryland militia, War of 1812'', (Silver Spring, Maryland 1979-). Contents: vol. 1. Eastern Shore -- v. 2. Baltimore -- v. 3. Cecil and Harford counties -- v. 4. Anne Arundel and Calvert -- v. 5. St. Marys and Charles counties -- v. 6. Prince George's County -- v. 7. Montgomery County. {{FHL|165022|item|disp=FHL book 975.2 M2w and CD-ROM no. 3260}}<br>
 
 
'''Internet Sites'''
 
  
 
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Bombarment of Fort McHenry, September 13-14, 1814, Baltimore, Maryland

Introduction

During the War of 1812, Maryland supplied 46,119 infantry men, 3,323 cavalry men, 3,106 artillery men, and 111 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 52,659 men.[1]

Rosters

  • Militia. Wright, F. Edward, Maryland militia, War of 1812, (Silver Spring, Maryland 1979-). Contents: vol. 1. Eastern Shore -- v. 2. Baltimore -- v. 3. Cecil and Harford counties -- v. 4. Anne Arundel and Calvert -- v. 5. St. Marys and Charles counties -- v. 6. Prince George's County -- v. 7. Montgomery County. FHL book 975.2 M2w and CD-ROM no. 3260
  • Militia. Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, Western Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia militia in defense of Maryland, 1805 to 1815 (Baltimore, Maryland: T V Huntsberry, 1983) pages 182 FHL Book 975.M2
  • Light Dragoons. War of 1812 Maryland Light Dragoons, history, lists the regiments and companies with the counties the men were from.
  • Privateers. Huntsberry, Thomas V., Maryland Privateers, War of 1812, (Baltimore, Maryland, 1983), 88 pages. FHL book 975.2 M2h v. 2

Prisoners of War

  • Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, Dartmoor Prison (Baltimore, Maryland, 1984) pages 85 Maryland and Dartmoor and Devon England and Maryland.)
  • Huntsberry, Thomas V and Joanne M Huntsberry, North Point (Baltimore, Maryland, J Mart, 1985) pages 122 FHL 975.2 M2

Histories

  • Blizzard, Dennis F. and Thomas L. Hollowak, A chronicle of War of 1812 soldiers, seamen and marines, (Baltimore, Maryland: Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland, copyright 1993) pages 138 ] FHL Book 975.2 M2

Cemetery Records

Other Sources

References

  1. Wesley Potter Kremer. 100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles. (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. Internet Archive.