Mexican War Veterans

Buried in Colorado County 

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Aldis, Horace; born:c. 1825; died: Nov 1869; cem: Alleyton
Veteran of Mexican War, Confederate veteran

Ammann, J. Andreas; born: Dec 20, 1818; died: May 17, 1895; cem: Weimar Odd Fellows
Mexican War veteran

Anderson, Thomas Scott; born: ca 1830; died: Sep 25, 1868; cem: Lakeside
Mexican War and Confederate veteran, married Mary McNeill Harper, Jan 30, 1858 (See article in Handbook of Texas OnLine)

Coffee, Woodson; born:ca 1827; died: Oct 4, 1880; cem: unknown
Veteran of Mexican War and Confederate veteran

Crenshaw, Oliver B.;[tombstone] born: Jan 26, 1823; died: Oct 8, 1863; cem: Clear Creek
Mexican War Veteran [See pension application of his widow, Mary Ann (Andrews) Crenshaw]

Draub, Ferdinand; born: c. 1820; died: May 25, 1891; cem: Lakeside
Mexican War veteran, He served in Co. F, 1st Texas Mounted Volunteers

Gentry, M. T.; born: c. 1820; died: Feb 13, 1881; cem: Pleasant Grove
Veteran of the Mexican War

Hahn, Jacob; born: Sep 20, 1823; died: Apr 4, 1904; cem: Columbus Odd Fellows
Veteran of the Mexican War and Confederate veteran

Herbert, Claiborne Caleb; born: c. 1814; died: Jul 5, 1867; cem: Reel's Bend
Son of Nathaniel and Clarissa (Jones) Herbert, Mexican War Veteran

Herbert, William J, born: Jan 1816; died Nov 23, 1902, cem: Lakeside
Son of Nathaniel Herbert, married Rebecca Ann Pettus in Marshall Co. MS Jan 17, 1848, Mexican War Veteran

Hereford, Andrew Chinn; born: Apr 8, 1825; died: May 30, 1904; cem: Columbus Odd Fellows
Son of William Ansley and Anne Massie Emily (Chinn) Hereford, Mexican War veteran

Jones, Augustus; born: Feb 17, 1796; died: Feb 14, 1887; cem: Columbus City
Son of John Rice and Mary (Barger) Jones, veteran of the War of 1812 and the Mexican War

Little, Walter W.; born: Oct 31, 1828; died: Mar 3, 1912; cem: Eagle Lake Masonic
Son of William Little, veteran of Mexican War and Confederate veteran

McNeill, Angus; born: Feb 22, 1796; died: Jun 20, 1882; cem: unknown
Son of Alexander and Mary (Walker) McNeill, veteran of Mexican War

Moren, A. S.; born: unknown; died: May 26, 1883; cem: Weimar Odd Fellows
Mexican War veteran

Nave, Andrew Jackson; born: c. 1828; died: Mar 3, 1904; cem: unknown
Veteran of Mexican War

Tait, Charles William; born: Jun 4, 1815; died: Nov 2, 1878; cem: Tait
Son of James Asbury and Caroline Elizabeth (Goode) Tait, Mexican War Veteran

Townsend, Asa Leonard; born: 1826; died: Aug 26, 1881; Odd Fellows; Lot #72; Grave Space 5
Son of Asa and Rebecca (Harper) Townsend, veteran of Mexican War (Unmarked grave)

Walton, George S.; born: Mar 21, 1821; died: Dec 13, 1909; cem: Columbus Odd Fellows
Son of Jacob and Jane Walton, Mexican War veteran and Confederate veteran


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