William White
2nd Regiment Norfolk Militia

William White was born in Canada West in 1790 and like all male residents was required to join the militia when the threat of war by the Americans became evident.  White was a member of a very small company of men under Captain William Park’s Company in the 2nd Regiment Norfolk Militia.   After the war White remained in the Scotland area and worked as a carpenter.

Veteran Summary

William White
Private, 2nd Regiment Norfolk Militia
Place of Birth
Unknown, Canada West , Canada
Place of Death
Scotland, ON, CAN
Died on: 19 OCT 1868
Reason: Old age
Location of Grave
Scotland, 76 Simcoe Street
Scotland, ON, CAN
Latitude: 43.0295N Longitude: -80.3754