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War of 1812 Society Applications in the District of Columbia

Records: 3,866 · Complete: 99%

The Society of the War of 1812 in the District of Columbia was formed in 1894 to commemorate those who fought in the War of 1812. Many members were descendants of the original Washington "Warhawks," younger congressman who pushed for going to war with Great Britain in what is often called America's Second War of Independence. The applications provide genealogical data connecting members of the society to their War of 1812 ancestor.

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Publication Title
War of 1812 Society Applications in the District of Columbia
Total Records
Records: 3,866 · Complete: 99%
Content Source
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Published on Fold3
July 25, 2013
Last Updated
August 26, 2013
Description
Discover names, dates, and relationships in nearly 300 applications for membership in The Society of the War of 1812 in the District of Columbia.