Military Indexes

War of 1812 – veterans of the War of 1812 living in Elgin County

1828 Militia Rolls – Listing of Elgin County Militiamen by Township – in some cases age is given.  As additional information is located in primary source records we will extract and attach to these names. (In Progress starting 1 March 2015)

    • Aldborough Township           – about 58 names
    • Bayham Township
    • Dunwich Township               – about 88 names
    • Malahide Township               – about 166 names
    • South Dorchester Township
    • Southwold Township               – about 188 names
    • Yarmouth Township

1837 – 1839 Militia Muster Rolls and Pay Lists Description on Ancestry.ca – (paid subscription required) (Work in Progress)

    • Aldborough Township
    • Bayham Township
    • Dunwich Township
    • Malahide Township –
    • South Dorchester Township
    • Southwold Township
    • Yarmouth Township

Civil War Veterans of Elgin County – compiled by Bruce Johnson and Robert Moore

Cenotaphs and War Memorials of Elgin County – compiled by Bruce Johnson. Photos and transcriptions of names on the cenotaphs and          Military and War Memorials. Also links to the Veterans Affairs Canada database of burial information for those who died in combat

“Age Shall Not Weary Them” – published in 2008.  Information on soldiers from Malahide, Aylmer, Bayham and South Dorchester who made the supreme sacrifice during the First Great War, 1914-1918

“We Will Remember Them” – The Men & Women of East Elgin Who Served During the First Great War, 1914-1918

Elgin Military Museum