Ashe County 5th North Carolina Militia

War of 1812 Militia

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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.

Ashe County, 5th North Carolina Militia
Last Name First Name Rank Company
BAKER PHILIP Ensign 2nd Company
BAKER WILLIAM 2nd Company
BALDWIN ENOCH 1st Company
BARE JOHN 2nd Company
BLACKBURN LEVI 1st Company
BLANKENSHIP ARCHIBALD 2nd Company
BOWER ABSALOM 1st Company
BOWER JOHN 1st Company
BREWER WILLIAM 1st Company
BRINEGAR JACOB 1st Company
BROWN GEORGE 2nd Company
CARPENTER DAVID 1st Company
CHAMBERS BENJAMIN 2nd Company
COLLINS THOMAS 2nd Company
COLWELL JOSEPH 1st Company
CONLEY ALEX T. 1st Company
COX ALEXANDER 2nd Company
COX WILLIAM 1st Company
CRIDER GEORGE 2nd Company
CROSS STEPHEN 2nd Company
DUGGER DAVID 1st Company
DUGGER JOEL 1st Company
DUNCAN JAMES 1st Company
EDWARDS WILLIAM S. 1st Company
ELLISON WILLIAM 2nd Company
FAIRCHILD LEWIS 1st Company
FAW JOHN 1st Company
FEESE PETER 1st Company
GRAYBEAL DAVID 1st Company
GRAYBEAL HENRY 1st Company
GREEN JACOB 2nd Company
GRIFFITH SAMUEL 1st Company
HART EDWARD 2nd Company
HART JAMES 2nd Company
HART PETER 1st Company
HARTLEY REUBEN 1st Company
HARTZOG DAVID 1st Company
HATLEY HENRY 1st Company
HOLSCLAW HENRY 2nd Company
HOPPAS JOHN 1st Company
HORTON DAVID 1st Company
HORTON DAVID 2nd Company
HORTON PHINEAS 1st Company
HORTON WILLIAM Captain 2nd Company
INGRAM JACOB 1st Company
JOHNSTON WILLIAM 2nd Company
KIRBY JOHN 2nd Company
LEWIS GIDEON Captain 1st Company
LEWIS ISAAC 1st Company
MAXFIELD DAVID 2nd Company
MCBRIDE MOSES 2nd Company
MIKEL JACOB 1st Company
MILLER ABRAHAM 1st Company
MILLER HENRY 1st Company
MILLER JOHN 1st Company
MINK WILLIAM 1st Company
MOREFIELD WILLIAM 1st Company
OWENS AARON 1st Company
PASSMORE ENOCH 1st Company
PENNINGTON JOSHUA 1st Company
PERRY RICHARD 1st Company
PRICE JOHN 2nd Company
QUINLEY JOHN 1st Company
RAGEN ELI 1st Company
ROSE JOEL 1st Company
RUTHERFORD JOHN 1st Company
SHEARER ANDREW 1st Company
SHEARER JOHN 1st Company
SMITH ELIJAH 2nd Company
SMITH ISAAC 1st Company
STALEY FREDERICK 1st Company
STAMPER JACOB 2nd Company
SWIFT THOMAS 1st Company
TATUM JAMES 2nd Company
TAYLOR ISAAC 1st Company
TAYLOR WILLIAM 1st Company
TILLEY EDWARD 1st Company
TOLIVER WILLIAM 2nd Company
TOLIVER WILLIAM Ensign 1st Company
TROCKLER LEWIS 2nd Company
VANDERPOOL JOHN 1st Company
VANOVER WILLIAM 1st Company
WEAVER ISAAC 1st Lieutenant 1st Company
WEAVER MARK 1st Company
WILCOXSON SAMUEL 2nd Company
WILCOXSON SQUIRE 1st Lieutenant 2nd Company
WILLIAM MATTHIAS 2nd Company
WILLIAMS JOHN 1st Company