MEXICAN WAR (1845-46)
The war was due to a dispute over the
territory between the Nueces and Rio Grande rivers in April 1846.
The conflict was resolved with the Treaty
of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1849), whereby Mexico ceded California and New
Mexico to the United States.
ABOUT THE WAR
review of the causes and consequences of the Mexican war. By William Jay.
1853. Making of America
Mexican War- Excellent Site! (Descendants of Mexican
War Veterans )
Mexican War, from Texas Trails
1st Regiment of Georgia Volunteers for 12 months
June 1846 to May 1847
Battalion of Georgia Volunteers for the war
(5 companies) July 1847 to July 1848
Battalion of Georgia Mounted Volunteers for
the war (6 companies) September 1847 to July 1848
Rev. George. Historical Collections of Georgia (1854), pp.115-120. First
Regiment of Georgia Volunteers Only.
of Officers and Privates . Making of America- online book -INDEXED
SOCIETY OF THE GEORGIA NATIONAL GUARD
available for the Mexican War Veterans
for the Mexican War
Index to Mexican War Pension Files by Virgil D. White. (Waynesboro, 1989).
accounts give company officers, battles, letters from the front, as
well as deaths and wounded.
Club of 1847 - Military Society of the Mexican War Searchable Data
Base for Officers
Descendants of Mexican War Veterans
City National Cemetery
Was your Twiggs County ancestory
in the Mexican War?
Eileen B. McAdams Copyright 2004