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Index to War of 1812 Pay Rolls and Muster Rolls


Index to War of 1812 Pay Rolls and Muster Rolls – A fully-searchable personal name index to Pay Rolls of Militia Entitled to Land Bounty Under the Act of Congress of Sept. 28, 1850 and its supplement, Muster Rolls of the Virginia Militia in the War of 1812. Approximately 40,000 names are indexed.



Genealogical Records of the War of 1812 in The National Archives


National Archives records created during and after the War of 1812 offer the genealogist a diverse and fertile ground in which to obtain invaluable family information.1  These records were created by a variety of government agencies to include various bureaus and offices of the War, Interior, and State departments in response to specific federal laws.  Most War of 1812 - era records in the National Archives having genealogical value were created by the War Department, particularly those generated by the Adjutant General's Office.




The Hereditary Society Community


This site is designed to bring together the elements comprising the hereditary society community, in an effort to create unity, foster relationships, and inform the public.  The entire project is non-profit, and has been initiated for the sole benefit of the Hereditary Society Community.  No fees or dues are collected from Advisors, Honorary Members, nor societies listed on the site.   We hope your visit will be fruitful, informative, and enjoyable



Membership Application


Please get in contact with our group before you rush and fill in and mail this form. There is a pre-application process we have to complete before accepting this. Use the CONTACT US page to open the process.  (Updated to a newer form October 2017.)


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Membership Proposal


Proposal Form


To start the process of joining, current members will fill one of these in and present to the Registrar. Your proposal will be discussed at the next board meeting and if all goes well, accepted. In practice, it might speed things along if the prospect provides all he can so the current member can just sign and forward. Use the CONTACT US page for any questions.


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