Josephus Stuart papers 1775-1895 (bulk 1810-1834)
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  1814 February 3 . Gordon Drummond DS. Kingston, [Canada]. (10 pages)
Proceedings of the Court Martial of Israel Elsworth for deserting the 2nd Regiment Leed’s Militia.Lists the members of the Court Martial.Includes Elsworth’s testimony describing his settlement in Canada, his draft into the militia, and efforts by Doctor Schofield to acquire his farm.Schofield stated he held a commission in the militia and had authority, that "the people of the States would overcome the British Government in Upper Canada," and thus Elsworth could return to the United States.Signed by Edward Walker and John Ferguson, Judge and President of the Court Martial.Approved and signed by Gordon Drummond.