Indiana Soldiers
5th 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 Montgomery County, Indiana, called the Montgomery Boys.


Captain
Mahlon D. Manson
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, 
by Major H. A. Goff.  Served in the Civil War as a Brigadier-General. 

Allen May
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
transferred 22 Oct 1847, to Company A.
1st Lieutenant
John S. M. Vancleave
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
2nd Lieutenants
John V. King
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Columbus W. Osburn
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
Sergeants
Owen Barnard
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 21 Apr 1848. 

James S. Barns
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Daniel Easely
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Andrew J. Franks
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William B. Kenedy
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 
Corporals
Axton Brown
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
deserted 21 Oct 1847. 

John D. Hopper
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Benjamin Sample
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Hiram Sherman
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.
Musicians
Privates
William Almy
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Silvester Asbery
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James D. Ayrs
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John Baldwin
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Joseph F. Banker
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died. 

Elias Barns
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Thomas A. Barns
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James Bell
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Washington Blake
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 7 Feb 1848.

Edward Britton
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Albert Condry
Marion County. Mustered in 1 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Major Morrison, transferred to Company I, 8 Oct 1847.The death date in the 
National Archives filet file is 28 May 1848.  Albert's siblings, including my maternal 2nd great grandfather Lilburn Condry inherited his bounty 
land after his death on duty in Mexico.  The passages I cite below are excerpted from an ample file in the National Archives.  National Archives 
Bounty Land Files, Act of 47-160 Wt67383, Veteran: Albert Condry, 1847, Grade: Private, Service Captain Manson, 5th Indiana Volunteers, 
Can No. 2337, Bundle No. 85.  State of Indiana, Montgomery County. On this 20th day of August A. D. 1849. Before me, the undersigned a 
Justice of the Peace in and for the Said County personally came, Lavina Furgeson who being duly sworn according to law, makes oath and 
says that She is one of the Sisters, and that Paula Furgason, and Emaline Clark are the other sisters, and that Sterling Condry, Lilburn Condry 
and Thomas Condry are the Brothers, of the identicle Albert Condry, a late private in Captain Mansons Company, in the 5th Regiment of 
Indiana Volunteers in the late war with Mexico, and who died in said Service, while in the line of his duty--and that the above named are all the 
Brothers and Sisters, that said 
Albert Condry had, except, one Sister, named Susan Johnston, who has gone to part unknown,
and has not been heard from by her connection for more than twenty years, and deponant
versily believes that She said Susan is dead, and that said Albert Condry left no wife, child, 
father, nor mother nor any other brother nor Sister living.  [Signed] Lavina Furgison Subscribed
and sworn to before me the day and year above written, Charles D. Johnston [Seal] Justice of
the Peace.  State of Indiana, Montgomery County.  I Allen May do hereby certify on honour, that
I was late a Lieutenant Colonel of the fifth Regiment of Indiana Volunteers in the late war with 
Mexico, and that the foregoing named Albert Condry was mustered in as a Private in Captain
Mansons Company in said Regiment, on the 8th day of October 1847 for the Term of enduring
the war, that he actually served in said company in Mexico, and while engaged in the Service
of the United States, he died at San Augustine in Mexico, and the 28th day of May 1848, of 
Sickness contracted while in the line of his duty--Given under my hand at Crawfordsville in the 
state of Indiana this 24th day of August 1849.  A. May, late Lt. Colonel of the 5th Regiment of 
Indiana Volunteers in Mexico.  Ralph E. Jenkins.  Source for this information is Ralph E. Jenkins
at email address ralph.jenkins@temple.edu

John Conner
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John S. M. Endicott
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died.

Toami Farmer
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Samuel Fhink
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died.

Charles H. Gardner
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 1 Mar 1848, at City Mexico, Mexico, by Colonel Lane, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Ferdinan Gatt
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Granville Hallar
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Hart
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Richard Hart
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Isaac P. Havens
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

B. W. Heath
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 24 Dec 1847, at City Mexico, Mexico, by Colonel Lane, 
deserted 29 Dec 1847. 

Benjamin W. Heath
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 24 Dec 1847, at City Mexico, Mexico, by Colonel Lane, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Joseph Hendrix
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James M. Herron
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 8 Feb 1848. 

Arthur S. Hupp
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 8 Dec 1847.

John I. Hurd
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

William P. Hurd
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Johnson
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Joseph Joliatt
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 10 Feb 1848, at City Mexico, Mexico, by Colonel Lane, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Henry H. Keeny
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Simon L. Kelley
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 8 Dec 1847. 

John Leach
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jessee Lewis
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Joseph Lindsay
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William Linville
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jacob Livengood
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 24 Jan 1848.

William Martin
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James May
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William McGlothlin
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 4 Sep 1847, at Springfield, by Lieutenant Duncan, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

James M. McMullin
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 7 Feb 1848. 

Joel W. Mickels
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Jacob C. Mikels
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
missing 5 Jun 1848. 

Solomon C. Mikels
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died. 

Joseph Needham
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died. 

Mickel R. Nevins
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Newlen
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 18 Feb 1847. 

John Oldshue
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

George Osburn
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Silvester Osburn
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Patton
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Joseph R. Pattrum
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 5 Feb 1848. 

John Piles
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Jacob Powers
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 24 Dec 1847. 

John C. Ready
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

William C. Ready
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

William Rivers
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
deserted 10 Oct 1847. 

Jessee Roberts
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

John H. Sampson
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 11 Apr 1848. 

John Seevers
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 13 Dec 1847. 

Peter Shelly
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

James Smith
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Brenton Stured
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 15 Feb 1848. 

Justice Sutton
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 15 Oct 1847.

Jonathan Thompson
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Samuel Utter
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 8 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Jackson Utterback
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 2 Feb 1848. 

Aaron Vancleave
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Benjamin T. Vancleave
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Daniel Vancleave
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 27 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
discharged 20 Jan 1848.

Harry Vancleave
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Jessee Vincent
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died. 

William Watkins
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. 
A. Goff. 

David White
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Jesse Williams
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Thomas Williams
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 21 Apr 1848, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 8 Dec 1847.  [1] is Indiana in the Mexican War, Oran Perry, 1908. 

Christian Witter
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Enoch Wood
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

John Wood
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff. 

Thomas I. Wood
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
died 3 Feb 1848. 

Velarius W. Young
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

Fredric Zook
Montgomery County.  Mustered in 8 Oct 1847, at Madison Indiana, by Lieutenant Rodman, 
mustered out 28 Jul 1848 at Madison, Indiana, by Major H. A. Goff.

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