Posts Tagged ‘War of 1812’

FYI: War of 1812 Graveside Project

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Do you have a War of 1812 Veteran in your family tree?  If so, then you will probably be interested in the Graveside Project: Honouring the War of 1812 Veterans. For information about the project, follow the link to their website:

Notice for Ottawa Branch Members: Fundraising Dinner at the Museum of Civilization

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Dear Members of the Ottawa Branch, OGS,

If you are interested in the War of 1812 and the history of Ottawa, I invite you to join the Bytown Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, for dinner and a talk by Victor Suthren on the War of 1812 and the formation of Ottawa. The event is being held on Saturday 8 September, at the Museum of Civilization.

Details are given on the attached poster. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

I do hope you will join us.


Dorothy Meyerhof Library Volunteer, OGS and Registrar,

Bytown Chapter, NSDAR

Poster-War of 1812_8Sep12

Branch Event: Oxford County Branch and Oxford Historical Society Annual Dinner Meeting

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Date: September 11, 2012

Title of Talk: Oxford Involvement in the War of 1812

Speaker: Glen Stott

Location: South Gate Centre, 191 Old Wellington Street South, Woodstock


Social: 6:00 pm (Cash Bar)

Turkey Dinner: 6:30 pm

Speaker: 8:00 pm


Dinner and Speaker- $25.00

Speaker only- $15.00

Tickets available at The Governor’s House, 83 Light Street, Woodstock

Contact Info: 519-421-1700 or check the branch website:

Registration must be received before September 7, 2012.

Please mail registration cheque to:

Oxford County Branch OGS

Box 20091, WoodStock ON N4S 8X8