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

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 Greene County, Indiana, called the Greene County Volunteers.


Captain
Lovel H. Rousseau            
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Before service he was a prominent lawyer in Greene County.  He Was a 
Captain in the Mexican War and Brigadier General and Major General in the Rebellion.  
Residence unknown in 1884.
1st Lieutenant
Adam Stropes
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Residence Unknown in 1884.  Dead by 1884.
2nd Lieutenants
James A. Graham
Spencer County.  Mustered in 8 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain Gatlin, 
mustered out 20 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

David Irwin
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Living in Knox County, Missouri. 

John Roach
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Promoted to Sergeant and Lieutenant, Living at last account.

Zachariah Sims
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, resigned 31 Jan 1847.  Served in the Rebellion, was Second Lieutenant and 
Captain, Living in Martin County.
Sergeants
Solomon Burcham
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  died in 1880.

James Buzan
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Dead by 1884.

Charles H. Gardner
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Henry Roach Sr.
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick. died about 1855.

J. L. Stropes
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Living in Greene County.

Joseph W. Young
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Dead by 1884.
Corporals
Thomas J. Anderson
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died about 1850.

Richard C. Bray
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, no record after first three months.  Residence Unknown in 1884.

Henry Goad
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Living in Greene County.

Littleton Goad
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 15 Dec 1846, died about 1871.

Nehemiah Melton
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Kansas.

George W. Scott
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died in 1854.

John Vanscoit
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Discharged with measles, living in Bloomfield.
Musicians
Samuel Y. Anderson
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died in Illinois in 1882.

James H. Hall
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died about 1873.
Privates
James Aiken
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 20 Mar 1847.

William Aiken
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847, killed at the battle of Buena Vista.

Jeremiah W. Ashford
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Texas.

William Bee
Greene County.  Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Residence Unknown in 1884.

William Bland
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Iowa and served in the Rebellion.

William Boo
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William Bough
Greene County.  Living in Greene County, served in the Rebellion, was Captain of 
Company C, 21st Regiment.

John Burcham
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Illinois, dead by 1884.

Montgomery A. Cooper
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Dead by 1884.

Daniel W. Cox
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Living in Greene County.

Noah Cox
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Living in DuBois County.

Zachariah Danforth
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died about 1870.

John G. B. Dillon
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847, killed at Buena Vista.

Solomon Dixson
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, no record after first three months.  Living in Greene County.

McHenry Dozier
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  Killed at Buena Vista 23 Feb 1847.

Thomas J. Ducast
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Dead by 1884.

Washington Elliott
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 8 Oct 1846, at Camp Belknap, Texas.

Jonathan Elswick
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick. Died in 1848.

John Evans
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 18 Sep 1846, at Camp Belknap.

Anderson J. Franks
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died about 1848.

Jacob Fulk
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 18 Aug 1846, at Camp Belknap.

Peter C. Graves
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, no record after first three months.  Died in 1865.

Shelton D. Greenville
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Oct 1846.

Seth Halbert
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Residence unknown.

Oras Handy
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Residence Unknown.

Barton Hartley
Greene County.  Residence Unknown.

Fielding L. Hatfield
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died in 1854.

Benjamin Holtsclaw
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Living in Greene County.

Jordan Holtsclaw
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 7 Dec 1846.  Died in 1852.

Jordan Holtsclaw
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Living in Greene County, Indiana.

Samuel Hooey
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Illinois.

Ephraim Jackson
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 7 Dec 1846.  Moved to Kansas.

Mason James
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Iowa.

Andrew Johnson
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 15 December 1846. Died in 1881.

Isaac Kelley
Greene County.  Mustered in 22 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 Rebellion, dead by 1884.

George W. Kelshaw
Greene County. Mustered in 22 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 Rebellion, died in 1869.

Abraham Lemon
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Willoughby Lewis
Greene County. Mustered in 22 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 Confederate Army, killed at Pea Ridge.

William J. Mathis
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died soon after the War.

James McIntire
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel
Churchill.  Died about 1873.

Thomas McIntire
Greene County. Mustered in 22 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 Rebellion, died in 1870.

John Michael
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Killed at Worthington in 1848.

John Miller
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Died about 1873.

Jonathan S. Moore
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Cedar County, Iowa.

Lewis B. Moore
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Residence Unknown.

John Mowery
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Died about 1879.

Levi Nicholson
Greene County. Living near Scotland, Greene County.

Albert G. Osborn
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 19 Aug 1846 at Camp Belknap.

Allumbi Osborn
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 26 Aug 1846 at Camp Belknap.

Simpson Osborn
Greene County. Living in Greene County.

Jonie E. Owens
Greene County. Mustered in 22 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 Rebellion from Iowa.

James Parker
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, deserted 31 Oct 1846.  Dead by 1884.

Peter Rader                
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Dead by 1884.

Thomas Rader               
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 7 Dec 1846.  Dead by 1884.

William Reubottom
Greene County. Moved to Texas.

John Rickabough
Greene County. Moved west.

Samuel Riddle
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Dead by 1884.

Henry Roach Jr.
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, left sick.  Served in the Rebellion, was First Lieutenant in the 43rd Regiment.  
Living in Greene County.

James Roe
Greene County. Living near Worthington, Indiana.

James Rowe
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William F. Rubattom
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

John Russell
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 3 Jan 1847, at Saltillo, Mexico 1847.

William Scobee
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Residence Unknown.

Joshua Scott
Greene County. Mustered in 22 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 Rebellion, died in the city hospital in Indianapolis in 1865.

John Sexton
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  He died in Barry County, Missouri, in 1857.  Source for this information is 
Willis Sexton at email address nannwill@redshift.com 

Greenville D. Shelton
Greene County.  Died at Camp Belknap, Texas 1846.

Mark A. Shelton
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to Missouri.

Elisha Sholts
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Dead by 1884.

Abraham Simmons
Greene County. Residence Unknown.

Robert Smith
Greene County. Dead by 1884.

Albert Stalcup              
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Dead by 1884.

Ambrose Storms
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 8 Oct 1846.

William Thomas
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Moved to California.

Hardin Walker
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Dead by 1884.

Giles Williams
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 1 Sep 1846, at Camp Belknap, Texas.

Wilson Wolf
Greene County. 

Nelson Woodsworth
Greene County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 23 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. Moved West.

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