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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Prisoners, exchange of (search)
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing),
Stony Creek, battle of. (search)
Stony Creek, battle of. When Fort George was secured (see George, Fort), Chauncey left Dearborn, and returned to Sackett's Harbor. The latter sent General Winder (June 1, 1813), with about 800 troops, including Burn's dragoons and Archer's and Towson's artillery, in pursuit of retreating General Vincent, who Battle-ground of Stony Creek. was making his way towards Burlington Heights, on the western end of Lake Ontario. Winder took the lake-shore road. He pushed on to Twenty-mile CreeWinder took the lake-shore road. He pushed on to Twenty-mile Creek, where, hearing of reinforcements for Vincent at Burlington Heights, he prudently halted, and sent back to Dearborn for reinforcements. On the 5th he was joined by General Chandler, with about 500 men, who, being the senior officer, took the chief command. Then the whole body moved forward to Forty-mile Creek, where they rested, after driving off a patrol of militia, under Captain Merritt. Moving on, 10 miles farther, to Stony Creek, 7 miles from Vincent's camp, they encountered a British p
The Daily Dispatch: November 14, 1861., [Electronic resource], From the border. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 2, 1861., [Electronic resource], The supply of
— no chance for the speculators — the members of the conference Visiting the Wood Navy-Yard — the weather. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1862., [Electronic resource], European Items. (search)
Gen. Winder. The appointment of Gen. J. H. Winder, as Brigadier-General, was to-day confirmed by the Senate. He has for some time been Acting Brigadier, and commandant of the Department of Henrico.
The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1862., [Electronic resource], The
Captures. --The Norfolk Day Book of Saturday says: A letter was received in this city on Thursday from the Peninsula, from which we learn that three farmers, Levin Winder, John Winder and Elliot Hudgins, were captured a day or two since by the Federal and sent to the Rip Raps. The letter stated that the children of these men were left without anyone to care for or look after them, save the negroes under whose charge they were planed; and to add even more to the they loaded Hudgins with irons and thus carried him off capture.
The Daily Dispatch: may 5, 1862., [Electronic resource], Spirit of the
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