Wadsworth William 1732-1833 Born In Durham Connecticut In The

War of 1812, brigadier-general in the New York militia. Took part in the

battle of Queenston Heights on Oct. 13, 1812, and when the Americans

were defeated, surrendered to Sir Roger Sheaffe. =Index=: (General Brock era)

Commanding United States troops on Niagara River, 213; surrenders with

nine hundred men at Queenston Heights, 312. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.;

Lucas, Canadian War of 1812.