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Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Soldiers of the War of 1812

Soldiers of the War of 1812 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Seth Gaines, January 1, 2005
1. Soldiers of the War of 1812 Marker
Inscription.  To Honor the Soldiers of the War of 1812 who lie buried in Sangamon County

First Column:
Roswell Abel • James Adams • William Archer • James Baker • Jacob Baker • Eli Barbre • Isaac Bates • Oliver Bates • Amor Batterton • Philo Beers • Robert Bell • John T. Benham • Rev. John Berry • John Blue • Elihu Bone • James M. Bradford • William Bridges • John Broadwell • James I. Brown • Col. William Brown • Nathan Butler • Capt. J. M. Cabines • William Caldwell • John N. Campbell • John Campbell • Peter Cartwright • William Cassity • Benjamin Cherry • Oramel Clark • Jesse Claywell • Abel Coats • William Colburn • Ebenezer Colburn • Abel Colburn • Meredeth Cooper • Joseph Crowl • Joseph Crowl • James Daigh • John Darniele • Col. John Dawson • William Drennan • William Easley • Daniel Easley • Thomas Easton

Second Column:
John C. Eckel • Gov. Ninian Edwards • Andrew Elliott • Henry Ellis • Pascal P. Enos • Abner Enos • Wm. Lee D. Ewing • Job Fletcher • Dennis Forrest • David Funderburk • Ephraim Gard • Samuel Garvey • William George • William Gibson • Thomas Greening • James Gregory • Henry Grove • Samuel
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Photographed By Al Wolf, October 4, 2008
2. Soldiers of the War of 1812 Marker
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Grubb • Dr. James Halbert • James P. Hampton • Archer Herndon • Elijah Houghton • Henry Huckleberry • John Hudson • William Hughes • Owen Humphreys • Samuel Irwin • William Irwin • Johathan Jarrett • Dr. Gershom Jayne • Henry Jones • Robert Jones • Isaac Keyes • Andrew Laswell • Simon Lindley • Tarlton Lloyd • Stephen T. Logan • Dr. John Lyman • James Lynn • Valentine Mallory • Noah Mason • Thomas Massie • Charles R. Matheny • James Maxcy • James McConnell

Third Column:
James McCoy • Samuel McElvaine • Lewis McKay • Adin Meachim • Jacob Miller • Daniel Morgan • James Nance • Gen. Tom Neale • Henry Newman • Zachariah Ogden • John Overstreet, Sr. • James Patton • Abram Pease • Zachariah Peters • Abel Pickrell • Simon L. Proctor • Robert Pulliam • John Rape • James (Ray) Rhea • Hiram Robbins • Col. Edward Robinson • William Ross • John Ross • John Royal • Robert Sattley • Archibald Sattley • Stephen Shelton • James Short • Benjamin Smith • Greenberry Smith • Joseph Smith • Caleb Stafford • Jewett Stafford • Thomas Stanley • Stephen Stewart • Philemon Stout • John Strode • Joseph Thayer • Col. William Thornton • Dr. John Todd • Joseph Van Doren • James S. Webb • Arthur Watson • Henry Yates
Erected by Sangamo Chapter, United States Daughters of 1812.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism
Wall of Plaques image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Al Wolf, October 4, 2008
3. Wall of Plaques
The 1812 Marker is the one on the extreem Left. The "Wall of Plaques" is open to the public 24-7. It is across the street from the Old Illinois State Capitol Building.
War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the United States Daughters of 1812, National Society series list.
Location. 39° 48.036′ N, 89° 38.921′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Memorial is on East Adams Street west of Sixth Street, on the left when traveling west. Marker is on the "Wall of Plaques" across the street form the Old State Capitol Building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield IL 62701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers of the American Revolution (here, next to this marker); 1859-1911 (here, next to this marker); President-Elect Abraham Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (a few steps from this marker); Lincoln's Dentist (a few steps from this marker); Curran's Jewelry Shop (a few steps from this marker); Departure Point of The Donner Party (a few steps from this marker); Potawatomi Trail of Death (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 13, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 4,474 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on August 17, 2011, by Richard John Maxcy of Lakewood, Colorado. Photos:   1. submitted on October 14, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   2, 3. submitted on October 13, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Feb. 9, 2023