Defiance County

Kentucky and Ohio Soldiers who died in Defiance County in the War of 1812

Kentucky Flag 1812 Flag used by Kentucky units who fought in the Defiance area in the War of 1812
Name Rank Unit
Ballard, Bland Corp. Capt. Bland Ballard’s Co., (Shelby Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Barkley, William Private Capt. William Kerley’s Co., (Jessamine Co. KY), 5th Kentucky Volunteers
Bevis, William Private Capt Virgil McCracken’s Co., (Woodford Co., KY), 1st Rifle Regt. Kentucky Volunteer Militia
Bomar, James H. 2nd Sgt. Capt. Virgil McCracken’s Co., (Woodford Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Burass, James Private Capt. William Kerley’s Co. (Madison Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Clark, John Private Capt William Garrard’s Vol. Lt. Dragoons,  (Bourbon Co. Ky)
Coleman, Thomas Lt. Capt. Michael Graves’ Co. (Pendleton Co. KY), 1st Regt Kentucky Militia
Ellis, William Capt. (Richard Matson’s) Co., (Bourbon & Harrison Co.s),  1st. Rifle Regt.
Emmett, Matthias Private Capt. William Kerley’s Co., (Madison Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
French, John Private Capt. Angus Lewis Langham’s Co.  19th U. S. Infantry
Guy Hinton Private Capt. Virgil McCracken’s Co. (Woodford Co., KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Henderson, Samuel Private Capt. William Garrard’s Vol. Lt. Dragoons, (Bourbon Co. KY)
Hill, James Private Capt. William Garrard’s Vol. Lt. Dragoons, (Bourbon Co. KY)
Kelsoe, Elijah Private Capt. John Simpson’s Co., (Simpson Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Kenny, James Private Capt. Thomas Morris’ Co., (Bourbon Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.
Leavell, Tabor Private Ohio Militia
Leon, Moses Private Capt. Patrick Gray’s Co., (Jessamine Co. KY), 5th Kentucky Volunteers
Liggett, James Ensign Col. Samuel Wells Regiment, 17th U.S. Infantry
Logan, Johnny   U.S. Indian Scout, Gen. James Winchester’s Command, (Shawnee Nation, Ohio)
Mitchell, Nathaniel 4th Sergeant Capt. Virgil McCracken’s Co., (Woodford Co. KY), 1st  Rifle Regt. Kentucky Volunteer Militia.
Muldrough, John Private Capt. John Hamilton’s Co., (Fayette Co. KY), 5th Kentucky Volunteers
Robb, Andrew Private Ohio Militia
Robinson, John M. Private Capt. William Garrard’s Vol. Lt. Dragoons, (Bourbon Co. KY)
Shyrock, Christian Private Capt John Edminston’s Co. (Fayette Co. Ky), 1st Rifle Regt.
Stepp, Wyatt Private Capt. Virgil McCracken’s Co. (Woodford Co., KY). 1st Rifle Regt.
Williamson, FNU Private Col Scott’s 1st Regt., Kentucky Militia, (KY)
Woodruff, William B. Private Capt. William Kerley’s Co., (Madison Co. KY), 1st Rifle Regt.

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