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

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 Vanderburgh County, Indiana, called the Indiana Riflemen.


Captain
George W. Peck
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

William Walker
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.  [1]
1st Lieutenant
Martin L. Stinson
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, resigned 20 Oct 1846.  [1]

Trevanion T. Teel
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.
2nd Lieutenants
James A. Epperson
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

John W. Stephens.
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.
Sergeants
William R. Bell
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Joseph Bilderback
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 8 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

James A. Epperson
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

William Gavit
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William Gavitt
Vanderburgh County.

George W. Gorman
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William Grigsby
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

George W. Peck
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.
Corporals
James S. Chambers
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, deserted 30 Oct 1846.

William H. Easton
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

John W. Gahan
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

John N. Hawkins
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Joseph Hervey
Vanderburgh County.

Robert McCutchen
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.
Musicians
Privates
Samuel Adkins
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

David Allen
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Isaac Anderson
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Benjamin Anthony
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

David W. Barr
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William A. Beall
Vanderburgh County.

George W. Bee
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 8 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Henry Blanchard
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

John Bowerman
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, deserted 26 Aug 1846.

Giles Chapman
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

William Conley
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

George W. Conner
Vanderburgh County.

Harrison Cox
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 26 Aug 1846, by Court Martial.

Oliver J. Crooks
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

James H. Curts
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Henry Davis
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

James J. H. Edwards
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 5 Dec 1846.

Alanson C. Farris
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Alanson C. Ferres
Vanderburgh County.

Francis Finch
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

James Fisher
Vanderburgh County.

Weden Forster
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Wedur Foster
Vanderburgh County.  

James A. Goodgame
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Samuel Halsey
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

George Hamilton
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Adam Hang
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

William Harris
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 10 Oct 1846.

Stephen Harrison
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Joseph Hewey
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Joseph C. Higgenbotham
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

Elias Holler
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 8 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Samuel Holsey
Vanderburgh County.

Leroy Jenkins
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

George W. Knight
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Thomas Knight
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Obediah Lansberry
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

Levi Lawrence
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Richard H. Lee
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Alexander Linxwiler
 Vanderburgh County.

Alexander Littlejohn
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Alexander D. Lixwiler
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Little Bronson Madden
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Thomas Murphy
Vanderburgh County.

Thomas Nolan
Vanderburgh County.

George Peachey
Vanderburgh County.

Benjamin Plummer
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Dewitton Price
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 8 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Isaac Privette
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Christian Ressler
Service: Mexican War, Private, 2nd Regiment, Company K, Vanderburgh 
County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 8 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. [1] 

Lewis Rightmier
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

John Robinson
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Andrew J. Ross
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 10 Apr 1847, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Acheleas J. Ruple
Vanderburgh County.

Achillas J. Russell
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Christian Russler
Vanderburgh County.

James Sanders
Vanderburgh County.

John Skeens
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

John Skirns
Vanderburgh County.

James H. Smith
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 7 Dec 1846.

Richard Smith
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel 
Samuel Churchill, discharged 11 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Thomas S. Smith
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

Obediah Stansberry
Vanderburgh County.

John Stillman
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Benoni Stinson
Vanderburgh County.

John Stoner
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

James Sublet
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

William F. Sublet
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Enoch J. Sutton
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Jacob Taylor
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 8 Aug 1846.

Klipimus Teasley
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

Teel Trevalion
Vanderburgh County.

Gorden Wilhoit
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Alfred William
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

Floyd William
Service: Mexican War, Private, 2nd Regiment, Company K, Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 
18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill, mustered out 28 Jun 1847, 
at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel Churchill.

Edmund Wyatt
Vanderburgh County.  Mustered in 18 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 23 Feb 1847.

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