Indiana Soldiers
2nd Regiment
Indiana Volunteer Infantry
Mexican War
Company A

Source for these records are Indiana in the Mexican War, by Oran Perry, Adjutant General, Indianapolis, 1 Aug 1908. This Company consisted mostly of soldiers from Floyd County, Indiana, called the Spencer Grays.


Captain
William L. Sanderson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  Served in the Civil War as a Colonel.  [1] 
1st Lieutenant
Stuart W. Cayce
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill. [1]
2nd Lieutenants
Thomas S. Kunkle
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Henry Pennington
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]
Sergeants
Richard F. Freeman
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Augustus M. Jackson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

George W. Lapping
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Benjamin F. Scribner
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]
Corporals
William J. Austin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Thomas V. Shaw
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

George M. Smith
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.   [1] 

Enos Taylor
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]
Musicians
Nathaniel Green
Floyd County, mustered in 19 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, transferred 13 Sep 1846 to Principal Musician, mustered 
out 21 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Daniel Howard
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

John Howard
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William C. Pitt
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 23 Oct 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 
Privates
Goodheart Abbott
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 8 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

William Abbott
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

George Adams
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William Aiken
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Francis Bailey
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  [1]

James Bailey
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William Bell
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Jeremiah Brown
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Samuel Buchannan
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, deserted 14 Oct 1846.  [1]

Michael Burns
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Isaac Bushy
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William Canada
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Hiram W. Catlin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William Cook
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Lewis Coulter
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 19 Nov 1847, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Larkin Cunningham
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, died 6 Mar 1847.  [1]

Samuel Findley
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Jesse C. Fox
Service: Mexican War, Private, 2nd Regiment, Company A, Floyd County. 
Mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill. Jesse C. Fox, born 21 Dec 1827, Floyd County, Indiana.  
Member of the Spencer Grays, Captain Sanderson's Company, which 
became Company A, 2nd Indiana Volunteers.  Served from May 1846 to 
June 1847 as a private.  Reportedly injured at the Battle of Buena Vista.  
married Elizabeth Davis, in Lawrence County, Indiana, on 18 Dec 1853.  
Children were: William F., 1854; Caroline, 1856; Riley, 1860, and Jefferson, 
1864.  Moved from Indiana to Washington County, Illinois, until 1876, then 
moved to Texas County, Missouri.  Soldier died 18 Feb 1921, buried at 
Cabool Cemetery, Cabool Missouri, military marker on grave.  Pension 
numbers: widow 3D WC 16322, soldier 3D SC 8562.  Information submitted 
by Les Campbell, chemst@flash.net 

Thomas H. Frazier
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Charles H. Goff
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  [1]

Albert L. Goodwin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Berry Gwin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

James M. Gwin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Henry C. Hardy
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 15 Mar 1847, by order of Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. [1]

John Hitch
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Luther N. Hollis
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William C. Hopkins
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Martin Howard
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

Samuel Howard
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Thomas Howard
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

George Huffman
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Andrew E. Hughes
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

John M. Hutchings
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 23 Oct 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] is 
Indiana in the Mexican War, Oran Perry, 1908.  [1]

Alexander M. Jackson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.   [1] 

Granville Jackson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William Lee
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

John T. Lewis
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

William H. Lilly
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Edwin R. Lunt
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Henry M. Matthews
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill. [1]

Nathan A. McDowell
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Jonathan McLaughlin
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

W. I. McMurtry
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

John McRae
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 7 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

Conrad Miller
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Isaac N. Mitchell
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Emanuel Moore
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Joseph Morgan
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Richard I. Morris
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

James B. Mulky
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Harvey Paddox
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Wesley Pierce
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Thomas Raper
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Hiram J. Reamer
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

David Rice
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Warren Robinson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  [1]

Thomas W. Senix
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

James Smith
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 18 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

Appolas J. Stevens
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  [1] 

Martin L. Stevens
Floyd County, Mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

James Taylor
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

John Taylor
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Luke Thomas
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 11 Jul 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Calvin R. Thompson
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

William W. Tuley
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Thomas J. Tyler
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 12 Feb 1847, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

James Waltz
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 23 Oct 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1] 

Miles D. Waner
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Henry W. Welker
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 12 Feb 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.  [1]

Jacob B. Winger
Floyd County, Mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

James Wininger
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1] 

Charles Wright
Floyd County, Mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

Jonathan P. Zubrod
Floyd County, mustered in 20 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by 
Colonel Samuel Churchill.  [1]

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