I'm searching for information about my ggggGrandfather service in the War of 1812, I found the following in a book about Soldiers of the War of 1812 buried in McLean County, IL. How do I find out more? I couldn't find anything on Ancestry.com 1812 records.
(Adjutant? in detachment from the 49th (Maxwells) Regt. Pennsylvania Militia, detailed for service on the Canadian Frontier, Feb. 14, 1814 to Feb 19, 1819 Enlisted shortly after Hulls surrender at Detroit) Enlisted shortly after Hull's surrender at Detroit, Aug. 16, 1812. Settled in McLean County, IL