New York State Comptroller's Office Index to War of 1812 Claim Certificates

Held by the New York State Archives

Overview of the Records


New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

0.3 cu. ft.(1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
[ca. 1860]
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Scope and Content Note

The series is an alphabetical name index to persons who claimed reimbursement for weapons, clothing, and other equipment supplied at their own expense while serving in the New York Militia during the War of 1812. The awards were authorized by Chapter 176 of the Laws of 1859.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Alternate Formats Available

Microfilm is available at the New York State Archives.

Microfilm: 1 reel; 35 mm.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series A0020 War of 1812 certificates of claim and related records contains records indexed by this series

Series A3352 Claim applications for service in the War of 1812.

Other finding aids

There is a published index: "Index of Awards on Claims of the Soldiers of the War of 1812..." (Albany: 1860; Baltimore, 1969).

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