Bare, Henry

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Age at Enlistment:  between 26-33

Length of Service: 1812-1815 (est.)

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:  16th U.S. Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Manuscript Rolls of Prisoners of War shows Henry Bare a prisoner of War 7 Oct 1812; Pension document for service  was issued and he received a land bounty for service.

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / BurialFreel Bare Family Cemetery, Ashe, NC;  North side of Bill Bledsoe road, SR-1588, 0.5 mile West of Wagoner Access road, SR-1590, 1.0 mile North of NC-88

Soldier Info:  Born in Wilkes, NC in either 1779 or 1786; Died in 1849 in Baldwin, Ashe co., NC

Relationship to Author:  5th Great Grandfather