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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]]  [[New Hampshire Military Records|New Hampshire Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  New Hampshire in the War of 1812''  
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''[[United States of America|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  [[United States in the War of 1812|War of 1812]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  [[New Hampshire Military Records|New Hampshire Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]  New Hampshire in the War of 1812''  
  
 
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*Fold3. [http://www.fold3.com/browse.php#247%7Ch5iT6dgqRCdZX7KUX New Hampshire War of 1812 Pension Files]. (Free). Alphabetical by surname. Shows entire pension file of those digitized. Incomplete as of 1 Jun 2012.
 
*Fold3. [http://www.fold3.com/browse.php#247%7Ch5iT6dgqRCdZX7KUX New Hampshire War of 1812 Pension Files]. (Free). Alphabetical by surname. Shows entire pension file of those digitized. Incomplete as of 1 Jun 2012.
  
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=== Important National and International Sources  ===
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*[[United States in the War of 1812|'''United States in the War of 1812''']] has lists of records, books, etc. for the United States, not just one state. The federal records are listed here rather than on each state page. Two of the most important are:
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:*FamilySearch Historical Records Collection On line Database: {{RecordSearch|1834325|United States, War of 1812 '''Index to Pension Application Files, 1812-1910'''}}
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:*FamilySearch Historical Records Collection On line Database: {{RecordSearch|1916219|United States, War of 1812 '''Index to Service Records, 1812-1815'''}}
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*[[War of 1812, 1812 to 1815|'''War of 1812, 1812 to 1815''']] has lists of general books and documentaries, as well as a list battles with links to web sites about the battles, and other information not tied to one country.
  
 
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Revision as of 20:42, 11 July 2012

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Introduction

During the War of 1812, New Hampshire supplied 5,279 infantry men, 642 artillery men, and 34 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 5,955 men.[1]

Explanation of the Major Record Types

  • Pearson, Thomas A., comp. Genealogical Records of the War of 1812: an Introduction and Selected Bibliography of Materials in the Collection of St. Louis Public Library. (St. Louis, Missouri: St. Louis Public Library, July 2004).

Service Records

  • Ancestry. War of 1812 Service Records. ($). This database gives name, company, rank at time of induction and at time of discharge of men mustered into the armed forces between 1812 and 1825. (Accessed 11 May 2012)

Pension Records

A soldier may have been recorded in state records (see below) or in federal records (see US War of 1812 Pension Records).

Important National and International Sources

  • United States in the War of 1812 has lists of records, books, etc. for the United States, not just one state. The federal records are listed here rather than on each state page. Two of the most important are:
  • War of 1812, 1812 to 1815 has lists of general books and documentaries, as well as a list battles with links to web sites about the battles, and other information not tied to one country.

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.