James Fitzgibbon

All About How He Was Involved In War Of 1812

Birth And Death Date

Birth date-November 16 1780

Death date- December 10 1863

Birth Place And Death Place

Birth Place-Limerick , Republic of Ireland

Death Place-London,England

Occupation And Role

He was a general in the British army and fought in War of 1812

Family

Wife-Mary Widenham

Son-Charles Thomas Fitzgibbon

Daughter- Mary Fitzgibbon

Father-Gerald Fitzgibbon

Quote from War of 1812

- President James Madison, November 1812

"I believe that in four weeks from the time a declaration of war is heard on our frontier, the whole of Upper Canada and a part of Lower Canada will be in our power."

Why Should Kids Learn About James

Because he is part of history.