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During the War of 1812, Massachusetts supplied 43,321 infantry men, 446 cavalry men, 2,714 artillery men, and 200 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 46,681 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, Massachusetts supplied 43,321 infantry men, 446 cavalry men, 2,714 artillery men, and 200 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 46,681 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>  
  
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**Adjutant General of Massachusetts. ''Records of the Massachusetts Volunteer Militia''. (Boston, Massachusetts: Wright and Potter Printing, 1913). (Family History Library book {{FHL|79727|title-id|disp=Q 974.4 M23ma}}; film {{FHL|79727|title-id|disp=1033995 item 5}}. Lists commander, unit, soldier's name, and service dates. Indexed. Digital Version Available
  
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&nbsp;Pearson, Gardner&nbsp;W. ''Records of the Massachusetts volunteer militia&nbsp;: called out by the governor of Massachusetts to suppress a threatened invasion during the War of 1812-14'' (Boston? 1913 Copyright)<br>Pages 448. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F79727 FHL Book 974.4 M23]&nbsp;Digital Version Available
 
 
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Crowninshield, B.B., ''An account of the private armed ship "America" of Salem'' ( Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Library of Congress, 1975) Salem Massachesetts [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F387135 FHL Film 1550318 Item 14]<br>  
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*Crowninshield, B.B., ''An account of the private armed ship "America" of Salem'' ( Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Library of Congress, 1975) Salem Massachesetts [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F387135 FHL Film 1550318 Item 14]<br>  
  
Watkins, Walter Kendall, ''The defense of Boston in the War of 1812-15&nbsp;: with an appendix containing a bibliography of the War and a list of the officers of the Massachusetts Militia engaged in the defense'', (North Clarendon, Vermont: Old Farmhouse Enterprises, copyright 1990 originally printed 1899), page 42. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F745352 FHL Book 974.461 M2]<br>  
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*Watkins, Walter Kendall, ''The defense of Boston in the War of 1812-15&nbsp;: with an appendix containing a bibliography of the War and a list of the officers of the Massachusetts Militia engaged in the defense'', (North Clarendon, Vermont: Old Farmhouse Enterprises, copyright 1990 originally printed 1899), page 42. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F745352 FHL Book 974.461 M2]<br>  
  
 
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Introduction

During the War of 1812, Massachusetts supplied 43,321 infantry men, 446 cavalry men, 2,714 artillery men, and 200 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 46,681 men.[1]

Service Records

    • Adjutant General of Massachusetts. Records of the Massachusetts Volunteer Militia. (Boston, Massachusetts: Wright and Potter Printing, 1913). (Family History Library book Q 974.4 M23ma; film 1033995 item 5. Lists commander, unit, soldier's name, and service dates. Indexed. Digital Version Available

Pension Records


Cemetery Records

Other Sources

Books

  • Crowninshield, B.B., An account of the private armed ship "America" of Salem ( Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Library of Congress, 1975) Salem Massachesetts FHL Film 1550318 Item 14
  • Watkins, Walter Kendall, The defense of Boston in the War of 1812-15 : with an appendix containing a bibliography of the War and a list of the officers of the Massachusetts Militia engaged in the defense, (North Clarendon, Vermont: Old Farmhouse Enterprises, copyright 1990 originally printed 1899), page 42. FHL Book 974.461 M2


Internet Sites

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.