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=== Introduction  ===
 
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During the War of 1812, the Mississippi Territory supplied 5,928 infantry men, 396 cavalry men, and 31 artillery men for a total of 6,355 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>
  
 
=== Federal Records  ===
 
=== Federal Records  ===

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Introduction

During the War of 1812, the Mississippi Territory supplied 5,928 infantry men, 396 cavalry men, and 31 artillery men for a total of 6,355 men.[1]

Federal Records

Service Records

Compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the War of 1812 in organizations from the territory of Mississippi (Washington District of Columbia, The National Archives 1967) 22 microfilms 16mm
FHL 22 Films


Bridges, Joyce Shannon and Wanda Volentine Head, Mississippi roots'n records (Shreveport, Louisana, J & W Enterprises copyright 1995-1997)  FHL Book 976.2V79

Pension Records

War of 1812 pensioners and others on the pension roll as of January 1, 1883  (Cullman, Alabama, Gregath 1983) pages 22 FHL Book 976.2 M2

United States Works Progress Administration: Mississippi County Rosters of military veterans, 1936-1939: (Salt Lake City, Utah: Digital capture by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2011) See Digitized Virginia

State Records

Wiltshire, Betty C., Mississippi soldiers : Revolutionary, 1812, Indian & Mexican Wars (Carrollton, Mississippi: Pioneer Publishing, copyright 1998) pages 96  LDS Book 976.2 M2 

  • Compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the War of 1812 in organizations from the territory of Mississippi : National Archives microfilm publications, pamphlet accompanying microcopy no. 678 (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Service. General Services Administration, 1967) pages 4  FHL Book 973 J53
  • United States.  Work Projects Administration (Mississippi) Mississippi, military grave registrations : NARA, RG 60, 1775-1941  Digitized Images Here

Rolls of Honor

Biographical Sketches

Soldiers Homes

Cemetery Records

Internet Sites

Other Sources

Books

Rowland, Eron (Mrs Dunbar), Mississippi Territory in the War of 1812, (Baltimore, Maryland, 1968), 249 pages. Free digital index on Ancestry.  976.2 H2rd

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.