Welcome to the Wyoming State Society of the United States Daughters of 1812.
Liberty, Fraternity & Unity
Chartered in 2017, the WY Society has over one hundred members with two chapters; Bison Chapter, located in Casper, WY, and Alexander Slidell MacKenzie Chapter, located in Sheridan. The members of our society engage in the following activities:
Membership in the Daughters of 1812 is a wonderful way to honor your War of 1812 ancestor, meet new friends, and celebrate the remarkable history of our country. Please consider joining us, we would love to have you.
Wyoming State Officers
3rd Vice President
Veteran of the War of 1812
Grave Located in Wyoming
Henry Hill, a War of 1812 veteran, died in 1852 on the Oregon Trail and lies buried on private property in Goshen County, Wyoming. Identifying the person who lies in the Oregon Trail-era grave, has long proved difficult, but it is now certain that the occupant is Henry Hill of Monroe County, Mo., who died June 8, 1852, probably of cholera. Hill was 59 years old when he died, a veteran of the War of 1812 and a native of Virginia. Read more -->