WAR OF 1812 VETERAN CLAIMS
WAYNE COUNTY, NY

ARCADIA, GALEN, LYONS, PALMYRA



The following Wayne County residents made claims for out-of-pocket expenses incurred in their service in the War of 1812. At that time able-bodied men over 16 years of age were required to be members of their local militia and attend yearly local "general training." When the war broke out each man was responsible for his clothing and other material needs. The original records of claims for reimbursement are at the NY State Archives in Albany, N.Y.

Source: New York Adjutant General's Office Index of Awards on Claims of the Soldiers of the War of 1812. Albany, N.Y., 1860.

ARCADIA
Page in BookApplication NumberApplicant's NameApplicant's ResidenceAmt. Allowed
63 8,200 Bromfield, Andrew D. Arcadia, Wayne County, New York$8.00
74 8,937 Burnett, Simeon Arcadia, New York $30.00
98 15,646 Clark, Newton, by Administrator Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $65.00
101 572 Clute, Richard S. Arcadia, New York $80.00
120 5,537 Crandall, Joseph E. Arcadia, New York $50.00
126 596 Culver, Zephaniah F. Arcadia, Wayne County, New York, $73.00
144 16,899 Dickson, Isaac, by Widow, Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $23.00
150 378 Drake, Nathan, Arcadia, New York, $65.00
177 591 Flint, Adam A. Arcadia, New York $55.00
584
Griffin, Calvin Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $53.00
220 8,053 Harmon, John Arcadia, New York$58 50
229 5,538 Hegeman, Jacobus Arcadia, New York$50.00
232 14,060 Herrington, Isaac, by Widow Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $55.00
236 16,901 Hill, Samuel, by Widow Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $75.00
241 583 Hollenbeck, Darius C. Arcadia, New York $53.00
297 5,516 Lloyd, Peter Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $70.00
300 591 Lovejoy, James Arcadia, Wayne County, New York$58.00
301 595 Lucas, Samuel Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $52.00
302 16,256 Lusk, Jacob P. Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $24.00
314 593 Marble, William Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $70.00
321 12,824 Mellen, Caleb Arcadia, New York $80.00
323 7,713 Mesick, Jacob I., by Administratrix Arcadia, New York $58.00
352 5,535 Olmsted, Lyman Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $60.00
361 599 Parker, Preston R. Arcadia, New York $65.00
362 594 Parks, Henry Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $95.00
363 574 Patrick, John Arcadia, New York $53.00
428 8,944 Shear, John L., by Widow Arcadia, New York $50.00
432 7,163 Shipps, George Arcadia, New York $73.00
443 3,608 Smith, Jeremiah, by Widow Arcadia, Wayne County, New York $55.00
445 5,520 Smith, John J. Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $50.00
479 582 Tenney, William Arcadia, New York $28.00
484 3,609 Tibbits, Caleb P. Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $33.00
493 13,774 Tucker, Moses Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $55.00
507 589 Van Wagenen, Joshua Arcadia, Wayne County, N. Y. $52.00
511 5,513 Vosburgh, Jacob P. Arcadia Wayne County, N. Y., $50.00
519 588 Warner, John B. Arcadia $84.00
522 8,935 Watrous, Phineas Arcadia, New York $55.00
554 590 Woolson, William Arcadia, New York $70.00


GALEN
Page in BookApplication NumberApplicant's NameApplicant's ResidenceAmt. Allowed
146 8,940 Doan, Daniel Galen, New York 53.00
178 13,394 Ford, Benjamin, by Widow Galen, Wayne County, New York $55.00
188 5,532 Furlong, John, Galen, New York $50.00
191 2,922 Garlick, Samuel Galen, Wayne County, New York $53.00
193 2,862 Gay, Dyer Galen, New York $29.00
218 13,433 Hand, Abner, by Widow Galen, Wayne County, New York $13.00
220 1,999 Harper, James Galen, New York $85.00
287 5,518 Lape, Dederick Galen, Wayne County, New York $50.00
317 12,807 Masten, Isaac Galen, Wayne County, New York $19.00
353 14,059 Osborne, Benjamin, by Widow Galen, Wayne County, New York $55.00
449 13,650 Snook, John Galen, Wayne County, New York $55.00
512 2,962 Wadley, Nathaniel Galen, Wayne County, New York $16.00


LYONS
Page in BookApplication NumberApplicant's NameApplicant's ResidenceAmt. Allowed
3 8,939 Abbott, Danl. J. Lyons, New York $80.00
19 5,531 Austin, Moses Lyons, Wayne County, New York $65.00
29 8,262 Barcklay, David, Lyons, NewYork $55.00
52 8,941 Bloomer, Benj. D., by Widow Lyons, New York $50.00c
74 5,566 Burnett, George Lyons, New York $50.00
103 15,584 Cole, David, by Administrator Lyons, Wayne County, New York $53.00
122 8,269 Creager, John Lyons, Wayne County, New York $55.00
141 6,719 Denton, John W. Lyons, New York $55.00
148 5,528 Dorsey, Thomas E. Lyons, New York $50.00
168 8,051 Failing, Daniel Lyons, New York $58 50
187 13,226 Fuller, Eleazer Lyons, Wayne County, New York $55.00
189 5,568 Gale, Henry Lyons, Wayne County, New York $50.00
200 5,512 Goodsell, John Lyons, New York $1.00
224 15,650 Hatch, Lyman Lyons, Wayne County, New York $27.00
233 8,274 Hewlett, William Lyons, New York $12 50
254 13,488 Hultz, Richard, by Widow Lyons, Wayne County, New York $55.00
277 8,656 King, Christopher Lyons, New York $58.00
287 5,570 La Rue, James Lyons, New York $50.00
320 11,958 Mead, Beekman Lyons, Wayne County, New York $58.00
394 8,961 Rhea John, by Widow Lyons, New York $54.00
400 5,534 Roberts, Ethan Lyons, New York $50.00
409 5,525 Rozell, Daniel R. Lyons, New York $65.00
430 5,529 Sherman, Abraham Lyons, New York $50.00
431 14,284 Shibley, Sebastian, by Executor Lyons, New York $55.00
444 5,533 Smith, John Lyons, New York $50.00
470 8,964 Sutphen, Isaac, by Widow Lyons, New York $80.00
516 8,272 Walrath, George J. Lyons, New York $55.00
540 15,585 Williams, James, by Administrator Lyons, Wayne County, N. Y. $50.00


PALMYRA
Page in BookApplication NumberApplicant's NameApplicant's ResidenceAmt. Allowed
91 8,055 Chapman, Daniel Palmyra, New York $110.00
316 164 Martin, Richard Palmyra, New York $55.00
353 9,489 Osborn, Shadrack Palmyra, New York $58.00
413 598 Salisbury, Ambrose Palmyra, New York $83.00
455 6,396 Springer, Isaac N. Palmyra, New York $22.00
557 13,313 Wright, William, by Widow Palmyra, Wayne County, N. Y. $55.00



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