Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Tracing Your War of 1812 Ancestors

Think you may have an ancestor who served in the War of 1812?  The website of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 may help you find out. 

For more than a century the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 , have dedicated themselves to patriotism, preservation of documents and relics, and education.   Work of the Society includes promotion and education of the Star-Spangled Banner Museum, Old Fort Niagara, and Fort McHenry. 

Check out their full website at:  http://www.usdaughters1812.org/home.html

Fill in as much information as you have about your ancestor at: http://www.usdaughters1812.org/dbLaunch.html to search their Ancestor Database. 

You just may be surprised – I was when I located my husband’s Great-Great-Great Grandfather!

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