War of 1812 Florida Challenge

Brief Bibliography

  1. White, Virgil D. Index to War of 1812 Pension Files. [NARA M313] Waynesboro, TN: National Historical Pub. Co., 1989.
  2. White, Virgil D. Index to old wars pension files, 1815-1926. [NARA T316] Waynesboro, TN: National Historical Pub. Co., 1987. 2 Vols.
  3. White, Virgil D. Index to U.S. Military Pension Applications of Remarried Widows for Service Between 1812 and 1911. Waynesboro, TN: National Historical Pub., Co., 1999. [M1784 and M1785]
  4. Bockstruck, Lloyd De Witt. Naval Pensioners of the United States, 1800-1851. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. 2002

Lineage Societies

The first two items below are online at Ancestry.com.

  1. General Society of the War of 1812. Register of the General Society of the War of 1812. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, Inc. 1999.
  2. General Society of the War of 1812. The Roster of the General Society of the War of 1812, 1989; and, Supplement to the 1989 Roster. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999
  3. National Society, United States Daughters of 1812. 1812 Ancestor Index: Vol. 1 1892-1970, Vol. 2 1970-1992 and Vol. 3 1992-2002. Marceline, MO: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc.

Guides and Bibliographies

  1. Butler, Stuart L. “Genealogical Records of the War of 1812.” Prologue 23.4 (Winter 1991). http://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1991/winter/war-of-1812.html
  2. Fredriksen, John C., compiler. Free Trade and Sailor’ Rights, A Bibliography of the War of 1812. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985.
  3. Neagles, James C. U.S. Military Records: A Guide to Federal and State Sources, Colonial America to the Present. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1994
  4. Register of Federal United States Military Records: A Guide to Manuscript Sources Available at the Genealogical Library in Salt Lake City and the National Archives in Washington, DC. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1986.
  5. Schweitzer, George K. War of 1812 Genealogy. Knoxville, TN: G.K. Schweitzer, 1988.

Historical

  1. Beirne, Francis F. The War of 1812. New York, NY: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1949
  2. Cusick, James G. The Other War of 1812: the Patriot War and the American Invasion of Spanish East Florida. Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, Inc., 2003.
  3. Greenblatt, Mariam. The War of 1812: America at War. New York, NY: Facts on Files, Inc., 1994.
  4. Heidler, David Stephen. Encyclopedia of the War of 1812. Santa Barbara, CA: 1997.
  5. Hickey, Donald R. The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1989.
  6. Lord, Walter. The Dawn’s Early Light. New York, NY: Norton, 1972.
  7. Lossing, Benson John. The Pictorial Field-book of the War of 1812; or, Illustrations, by Pen and Pencil, of the History, Biography, Scenery, Relics, and Traditions of the Last War for American Independence. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing, [1868] 2003. 2 Vols.
  8. Mahon, John K. The War of 1812. Gainesville, FL: Da Capo Press, Inc., 1972.

War of 1812 Websites

National Society United States Daughters of 1812 – http://www.usdaughters1812.org/
War of 1812 Forum (Discussion Group) – https://www.genealogy.com/forum/general/topics/warof1812/
War of 1812 Bicentennial Web Archive – https://www.loc.gov/collections/war-of-1812-bicentennial-web-archive/about-this-collection/