Sources for Webbs in the Military


Indiana Mexican War soldiers information from -


Elliott, Isaac H., Adjutant General of the State of Illinois. Record of the Services of Illinois Soldiers in the Black Hawk War, 1831-32, and in the Mexican War, 1846-48.  H. W. Rokker, State Printer & Binder. Springfield, Illinois. 1882.


Garret, Jenkins; edited by Katherine R. Goodwin.  The Mexican American War of 1846-1848.  A bibliography of the Holdings of the Libraries The University of Texas at Arlington.  Special Collections Publications No. 2  Texas A&M University Press, College Station.  Arlington, Texas.  1995  isbn08090965870


Heitman, Francis B.  Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army, from its organization, September 29, 1789, to March 2, 1903.  Volume 1.  Government Printing Office.  Washington, DC  1903.


Hill, Sam E., Adjutant General of Kentucky.  Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky.  Mexican War Veterans.  Frankfort, Kentucky,  John D. Woods, printer.  1889.


(microfilm) M233.  Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914  Rolls 20, 21, 22, 23.  RG94.  National Archives & Records Administration.  Washington, DC.


(microfilm) M278.  Compiled Service Records of Volunteers Soldiers who served During the Mexican War in Organizations from the State of Texas.  1st Texas Mounted Rifles, T – Y; 1st Texas Mounted Volunteers, A – G.  Roll2.  RG94.  National Archives & Records Administration.  Washington, DC.


(microfilm) M616.  Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During the Mexican War: W – We.  Roll39.  RG94.  National Archives & Records Administration.  Washington, DC.


OGS.  Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War with Mexico 1846-1848.  Reprint Edition.  Ohio Genealogical Society.  Mansfield, Ohio, 1991.  Originally published 1897, (reprint by Genealogy Publishing Service, Franklin, North Carolina).


Ricketts, Norma Baldwin.  The Mormon Battalion  U.S. Army in the West 1846-1848.  Utah State University Press.  Logan, Utah.  1996.  isbn0874212154


Troxel, Navena H., and Warner, Susan M.  Mexican War Index to Pension Files, 1886 – 1926.  Volume 13.  VT Publications, Arkansas & Fifth Wheel Inc, Texas, 1995.


James L. Webb information from Shelby Co, Ky USGenWeb Archives, submitted by: Penny Webb Boszor  May 23, 1999


Portrait & Biographical Record of Shelby and Moultrie Counties, Illinois containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the Counties… etc., etc.,  Biographical Publishing Company.  Chicago, Illinois.  1891.   pp459-460


Bateman, Newton & Selby, Paul, & Chafee, George D., editors.  Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Shelby County.  Volume II.  Illustrated.  Munsell Publishing Company.  Chicago, Illinois.  1910.


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