"Roll of thoes (sic) men that was on the Ground after the battle", addressed to Captain Wm. Nelles- 1812
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1812 History
Department of Canadian Heritage This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Documents
Description
A muster roll, addressed to Captain (Johann) Wm. Nelles,(1769-1850, brother of Robert Nelles) titled: "Roll of thoes(sic) men that was on the ground after the battle". Although unstated, it can be assumed that the muster roll is from the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia as William Nelles was a Captain in this Regiment during the War of 1812.

The 4th Lincoln was involved in the Battles of Queenston Heights and Lundy's Lane during the War of 1812.

Names included on the Muster roll are:
Beam, Lewis
Beamer, John Dennis
Homes, John
Mills, John Sr.
Milmine, James Sr.
Nolty, John
Nelles, William
Pettit, George
Groat, Calyn
Nelles, John Sr.
Date Of Event
1812-1814
Subject(s)
Local identifier
993.23.1
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.00012 Longitude: -79.24958
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"Roll of thoes (sic) men that was on the Ground after the battle", addressed to Captain Wm. Nelles- 1812


A muster roll, addressed to Captain (Johann) Wm. Nelles,(1769-1850, brother of Robert Nelles) titled: "Roll of thoes(sic) men that was on the ground after the battle". Although unstated, it can be assumed that the muster roll is from the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia as William Nelles was a Captain in this Regiment during the War of 1812.

The 4th Lincoln was involved in the Battles of Queenston Heights and Lundy's Lane during the War of 1812.

Names included on the Muster roll are:
Beam, Lewis
Beamer, John Dennis
Homes, John
Mills, John Sr.
Milmine, James Sr.
Nolty, John
Nelles, William
Pettit, George
Groat, Calyn
Nelles, John Sr.