Ashe County 5th North Carolina Militia
War of 1812 Militia
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New River Notes — Complete
January 21, 2014
After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.
In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.
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New River Notes
January 6, 2013
New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.
New River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.
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Ashe County, North Carolina - War of 1812 Veterans
The men from Ashe County who served in the War of 1812 served in the 1st and 2nd Companies, of 5th North Carolina Militia Regiment (Ashe County). A total of 58 men are thought to have served in the 1st Company, but only 30 men were found to have served in the 2nd Company.
|Last Name||First Name||Rank||Company|
|CONLEY||ALEX T.||1st Company|
|EDWARDS||WILLIAM S.||1st Company|
|WEAVER||ISAAC||1st Lieutenant||1st Company|
|WILCOXSON||SQUIRE||1st Lieutenant||2nd Company|