Indiana Soldiers
4th Regiment
Indiana Volunteer Infantry
Mexican War
Company G

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 Monroe County, Indiana, called the Rough and Ready Guards.


Captain
Daniel Lunderman
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.
1st Lieutenant
William McPhetridge
1st Lieutenant, 4th Regiment, Company G, Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at 
Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, 
by Major H. A. Goff. 
2nd Lieutenants
Barton Acuff
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Thomas A. Reynolds
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
Sergeants
Charles G. Carr
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James Eson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

David Skillman
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Archibald F. Umpstaddt
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
Corporals
Henry Baugh
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Truman Buckles
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John W. Day
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John Sullivan
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.
Musicians
Robert Laudrum
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
Privates
Edward Armstrong
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

George Armstrong
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Henry Bailey
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jackson Bales
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James Bales
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Stephen Bales
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John Baugh
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James Bean
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William Blair
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Perote, 9 Oct 1847.

Samuel Bonsall
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jonathan Bruison
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

George H. Butler
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Hiram Carter
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Vera Cruz, 9 Oct 1847.

Morgan Carter
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John Chaffee
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

C. S. Chipman
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Lewis Crarey
Monroe County.  Mustered in 12 Mar 1848, at Puebla, Mexico, by Colonel Gorman, mustered 
out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Robert Daniels
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William Dawson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Meir, 4 Aug 1847.

James R. Dearmin
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Oliver P. Dearmin
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Joel Deckard
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jonas Devenport
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. 
A. Goff.

John Dixon
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
discharged 10 Apr 1848.

Jesse Elsett
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John A. Garrett
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Glessner
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Abraham Goodnight
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Adam Grey
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
deserted, 26 Jul 1847. 

Sollomon M. Grunt
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Perote, 11 Oct 1847.

Joel Hancock
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Puebla, 20 Feb 1848.

Elijah Havvons
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Valentine Heans
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Silas B. Hovions
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

William Hovions
Service: Mexican War, Private, 4th Regiment, Company G, Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 
Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at 
Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

William Hunt
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Wiley Jackson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Daniel Jacobs
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Joseph Johnson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
discharged, no date given. 

John Jones
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Stephen Lindley
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James Mallicot
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
left sick at Point Isabel, 13 Sep 1847. 

George Marshall
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

William Mattock
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Francis McCabe
Dearborn County. Mustered in 2 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain Gatlin, 
mustered out 20 Jul, 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John McClure
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

David C. McGee
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
discharged 10 Apr 1848.

Alexander Moberly
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.  His parents were 
William and Elizabeth Moberly.  He was never married.  He had several brothers and 
sisters: Simeon Franklin, Amanda, Alexander G., Almira, William, Elizabeth Jane and 
Margaret.  He survived the war but died soon after returning home of diseases contracted 
during his military service.  Source is [1], and Richard L. Moberly at email 
rmoberly@planetkc.com

Alfred Moreland
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
left sick at Point Isabel, 13 Sep 1847, transferred to the General Hospital at Point Isabel, 
Texas where he died 24 Sep 1847as reported by Jonathan C. Glen, Assistant Surgeon, 
USA.  He was born in 1819 in Carter County, Tennessee.  Source is Dean Burkett at email 
deanburkett@usa.net

Benjamin Murphy
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
discharged, no date given.

John Neal
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Isaac Peterson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Meir, 12 Aug 1847. 

Thomas Pickle
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James Richardson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Young I. Robinson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Harmon I. Rocket
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Hamilton Slough
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

George Smith
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Daniel Spencer
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Caleb H. Stone
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Lawson Summit
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James Thompson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William H. Virt
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Benjamin F. Welts
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Henry B. Wilson
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
died at Puebla, 20 Mar 1848. 

David Wooster
Monroe County.  Mustered in 7 Jul 1847, at New Orleans, Louisiana, by Captain Monroe, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James M. York
Monroe County.  Mustered in 14 Jun 1847, at Jeffersonville, Indiana, by Captain R. C. Gatlin, 
mustered out 16 Jul 1848, at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

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