Indiana Soldiers
3rd Regiment
Indiana Volunteer Infantry
Mexican War
Company I

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 Clark County, Indiana, called the Clark Guards.


Captain
Thomas W. Gibson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.
1st Lieutenant
Harrison Daily
Company I. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846 at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, transferred to staff, mustered out 24 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, 
by Colonel Samuel Churchill. 
2nd Lieutenants
Andrew Jackson Carr
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, resigned 1 Mar 1847. Trustin Brown Kinder, a Captain in the 2nd Regiment,
Company B was a good friend with Andrew Jackson ("Jack") Carr of Charlestown, Clark 
County, Indiana who served in the Third Indiana Regiment as a 2nd Lieutenant, Company 
I. Jack Carr's father was a U.S. Congressman from Indiana in the 1830's. John Carr 
(1793-1845) and his son, Andrew Jackson Carr (1822-1885). John Carr was born on 
Fayette County, Pennsylvania and moved to Clark County, Indiana in 1806. He fought 
at the Battle of Tippecanoe (1811)and was a lieutenant in a company of U. S. Rangers 
charged with the defense of the western frontier, 1812. John Carr later became a major
general in the Indiana Militia. A Jacksonian Democrat, Carr served as Clark County 
Clerk, 1824-1830, and was a presidential elector for the Jackson/Calhoun ticket, 1824. 
He was also elected to the U. S. House of Representatives from Indiana in 1831, and 
served as a member of Congress for six years. Andrew Jackson (A. J.) Carr was born 
in Charlestown, Clark County, Indiana, and attended Hanover College and Indiana Asbury 
(DePauw) University and studied law. He served as a 2nd Lieutenant with the 3rd Indiana 
Volunteer Regiment during the Mexican War. A member of the Democratic Party, Carr was 
elected to the Indiana House of Representative in 1859, and served one term in the 
legislature. He also served as Clark County Treasurer for four years. Carr married Sarah
Whiteman in 1851, and they later produced four children. Source for this information is 
William Griffing at email address griffing@fnal.gov 

Daniel L. Fouts
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 
Sergeants
William Coombs
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mortally wounded, died 23 Feb 1847, at the Battle of Buena Vista, Mexico.
He was born in 1814, the son of Joel Coombs and Hannah Griffith.  Joel was born 
1779 in Pennsylvania and died 1853 in Washington County, Indiana.  He was 
married to Hannah Griffith 25 Sep 1801 in Shelby County, Kentucky.  Hannah was 
born 2 May 1779 in Pennsylvania, she died 8 Aug 1859 in Tippecanoe County, 
Indiana.  She was the daughter of John Griffith.  To this union were born the following 
children: Margaret, Hannibal Harrison, William, Nancy, and Joel. Source for this info
is James VanDerMark at email address family_man@bluemarble.net

David W. Daily
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

James Drummond
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 14 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Milton McCombs
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Philip I. Roe
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 
Corporals
James A. Baker
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Francis Cross
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

James Henderson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Edmund King
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Alexander A. Shindle
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. 

David Woolverton
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 
Musicians
Thomas Gibson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

John K. Lane
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.
Privates
Calvin I. Abbott
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

William E. Abbott
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Richard Alstott
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

George Barringer
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

James Blades
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Clinton Bowers
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 21 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. 

Frederick Brameak
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 14 Sep 1846. 

David Brown
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

James A. Burns
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Hugh A. Calver
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 19 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

John Campbell
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

William Campbell
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 21 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Brooks Clark
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 19 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. 

George W. Clark
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Amaziah Cleveland
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.  Source Linda Funk at email address schilo59@yahoo.com

Noah Cleveland
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Martin A. Conaway
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Jonathan Cooley
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Josias Crawford
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Truman Cross
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 12 Jul 1846. 

Jefferson Davis
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

George Dawson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Thomas Esray
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Wilford Field
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Thomas C. Forsythe
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 29 Sep 1846. 

William Hartley
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Eleazor Jackson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

John Johnson
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Charles W. Jones
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Abraham Keeley
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Frederick B. Leech
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. 

Elisha Long
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

James Lowe
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Mordicai Mabley
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 5 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

James McDonald
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

George L. Mercer
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Michael Mitchell
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

John Neel
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Lorenzo D. Neel
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 13 Dec 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate. 

Sydney Noe
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

George Pettit
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Thomas Ramsey
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 5 Sep 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

John Roberts
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, died 1 Nov 1846.

James M. Ross
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

John Y. Sellers
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Uriah Stewart
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Levi Stover
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, discharged 21 Aug 1846, on Surgeon's Certificate.

Jesse Summers
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

John W. Swinches
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

James M. Sylvester
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Jonathan Tipp
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

William Varble
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Henry Vest
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill.

Josiah Wade
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

William Wells
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

Matthew Wiseman
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

John Wood
Clark County. Mustered in 22 Jun 1846, at New Albany, Indiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill, mustered out 27 Jun 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Colonel Samuel 
Churchill. 

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