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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROI'
    Ulvestad p326 ROISLAND Jacob Residence Vernon County Wisconsin From Heskestad Dalerne Norway Civil War Private Killed on a battlefield Sources Ulvestad p326 ROG ROJ Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil War Database Soldiers Names Abbreviations Data Clues Database Sources Acknowledgments Home Collections Civil War

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROJ'
    children Post war The couple moved to Bonner County Idaho about 1903 Tugboat operator dock builder He was killed when struck by a freight train on 27 Jun 1959 and he was buried in Hope Cemetery Sources Beautiful Bonner County History Book vol 1 p 603 ROI ROK Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROL'
    Andrew ROLF Andis IL 23rd Inf Co D Residence Chicago Cook County Illinois Born in Sweden Civil War Age 18 Farmer Blue eyes light hair light complexion 5 6 Enlisted for three years on 4 Dec 1861 at Leland Illinois and mustered on 14 May 1862 at Chicago Private Re enlisted for three years at Greenland Virginia on 18 Mar 1864 and mustered at Burlington Virginia on 7 Apr 1864 Private Sources ILSA reel two p 22 24 ROLF John A IL 33rd Inf Co H Residence Chicago Cook County Illinois Born in Sweden Civil War Age 35 Laborer Blue eyes brown hair dark complexion 5 6 Enlisted for three years on 24 Dec 1863 at Chicago and mustered there on 1 Jan 1864 Private Recruit transferred here from IL 72nd Inf on 17 Jul 1865 Never reported to this company Prisoner of war Sources ILSA reel three p 50 ROLFSON Lewis WI 15th Inf Co C Residence Norway Township Racine County Wisconsin Born 9 Feb 1841 near Christiana Norway Came to America about 1850 Civil War Age 22 Unmarried Enlisted for three years on 14 Dec 1861 at Madison Wisconsin and mustered there on 1 Jan 1862 Private Left behind because of illness in Manchester Tennessee on 1 Jul 1863 Missing in the Battle of Chickamauga Georgia Mustered out with C Company on 1 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga Tennessee Post war Lived at Lake Denoon Racine County Died 7 Jan 1936 Buried at Muskego Wisconsin Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 5 red book vol 20 p 48 Buslett p428 Ager p299 Ulvestad p325 Meeker Photocopy of a newspaper feature story signed F D M and dated 22 Jan 1933 paper unidentified Hedberg Rolfson Louis Rolfsen Louis ROLIGHEDEN Lars Jensen From Slemdal Norway Civil War Private Post war Lived

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROM'
    Apr 1863 at Cairo Illinois Sources ISW VI cd p17 ROMBERG Lars O IA 12th Inf Co G Residence Calmar Winneshiek County Iowa Born in Norway Civil War Age 24 Enlisted 16 Oct 1861 Mustered 5 Nov 1861 Private Missing in action on 6 Apr 1862 Shiloh Tennessee Died 9 Jan 1864 at Chewalla Tennessee Buried National Cemetery Corinth Mississippi section B grave 457 Sources ISW II p519 ROME Ole H WI 15th Inf Co H Residence Rising Sun Crawford County Wisconsin Civil War Age 24 Enlisted for three years on 25 Jan 1862 at Madison Wisconsin and mustered there on 13 Feb 1862 Private Wounded at Chickamauga Georgia 19 Sep 1863 Was with the provision transport from Stevenson Alabama in October 1863 Sick in Chattanooga Tennessee 28 Nov 1863 Mustered out with H Company at Chattanooga on 13 Feb 1865 Post war Went back to Rising Sun Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 10 red book vol 20 p118 Buslett p572 Ulvestad p325 Ager p310 ROL RON Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'RON'
    Battle Sources Ulvestad p326 RONNE Ole Pedersen MN 2nd Inf Co E Residence St Peter Nicollet County Minnesota Born in Faaberg Sondre Gudbrandsdalen Norway in 1841 Civil War Age 70 sic Enrolled 5 Jul 1861 Mustered the same day Private Wounded in the Battle at Mills Springs Kentucky 19 Jan 1862 Re enlisted 26 Dec 1863 Wounded at Missionary Ridge Promoted to Corporal Promoted to Sergeant Discharged from the service with his regiment 11 Jul 1865 Post war Lived in Polk County Minnesota Died in Rindal Minnesota Sources MINN p82 MCIW Ulvestad p261 326 Gjertveit RONNING Edwin See RUNNING Edwin RONNING Elias WI 5th Inf Co G Residence Upper Coon Valley Vernon County Wisconsin Born in Vestre Gausdal Norway Civil War Farmer Age 20 Blue eyes brown hair dark complexion 5 9½ Enlisted for one year at La Crosse Wisconsin on 10 Sep 1864 bounty 100 Enlistment credited to Jackson La Crosse County Wisconsin Mustered the same day Recruit Private Wounded Mustered out 19 Jun 1865 at Madison Wisconsin Post war He lived in Milan Minnesota Sources WHS Series 1200 box 19 red book vol 10b p280 Coon Valley publ 1928 by Upper Coon Valley Norwegian Lutheran Church Coon Valley WI Ulvestad p326 Rønning Elias Running Elias RONNINGEN Christian WI Residence Gjerpen Manitowoc County Wisconsin Born in Valders Norway Civil War Private Died of Disease in Louisville Kentucky Sources Ulvestad p326 Ronningen Christian Tostensen RONNINGEN Hans WI 15th Inf Co C Born Hans Andressen Rønningen on 1 Jul 1835 in Bø Norway son of Andres Jacobsen Rønningen and Kirsti Henrichsdatter He came to America with his parents and two younger brothers on Argo which sailed from Havre France and arrived in New York on 26 Jul 1843 They came to Norway Township Racine County Wisconsin Civil War Post war He

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROO'
    vol 9 p162 ROOD Ever WI 3rd Inf Co H Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Age 19 Gray eyes light hair light complexion 5 7 Enlisted for three years on 3 Mar 1862 at Monroe Wisconsin Recruit Private Mustered out 18 Apr 1865 expiration of term of service Sources WHS Series 1200 box 259 7 red book vol 9 p162 RON ROS Share This Share on Facebook Share on

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROS'
    Post war He settled at Spring Grove Elected twice to the Minnesota Legislature Held various Houston County offices Married in 1869 to Gunhilde Brubraaten Seven children Died in Spring Grove in 1880 Sources MINN p617 636 MCIW p526 636 Ulvestad p265 History of the Scandinavians in the United States by O N Nelson Publ in Minneapolis 1893 p571 Spring Grove Minnesota s First Norwegian Settlement by Chad Muller publ by Arcadia Publishing Chicago IL p19 ROSENQUIST Nels MN Indian War Citizen Soldiers engaged in the Sioux Indian war of 1862 The Scandinavian Guards organized in Nicollet County 27 Aug 1862 and who served 21 days Private Sources MCIW p807 ROSENWATER Ole WI 6th Inf Co B Residence Utica Crawford County Wisconsin Born in Heggebostad Norway Civil War Farmer Married Age 43 Blue eyes brown hair florid complexion 5 9 Drafted Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Utica and mustered that same day at Prairie du Chien Wisconsin Private Joined Company B on 5 Dec 1864 Took part in the battles of Gravely Run Virginia 31 Mar 1865 and of Five Forks Virginia 1 2 Apr 1865 He was at the surrender of General Lee s army 9 Apr 1865 Discharged from the service 8 Jun 1865 at Washington DC Post war Lived at Rising Sun Wisconsin Sources WHS Series 1200 box 27 13 red book vol 11 p48 Ulvestad p325 Larsen Rossevand Ole ROSS Charles IL 8th Inf Co I Residence Oxford Henry County Illinois Born in Sweden Civil War Laborer Age 43 Blue eyes brown hair light complexion 5 9½ Enlisted for one year on 12 Oct 1864 at Peoria Illinois and mustered there the same day Private Discharged 25 Sep 1865 at New Orleans in accordance with a telegram from the War Department dated 4 May 1865 Sources ILSA reel one p 121 ROSSEVAND Ole See ROSENWATER Ole ROSSING Christian From Lands Prestegjeld Norway Civil War Corporal Post war In 1907 he was living in Bode Iowa Sources Ulvestad p265 ROSSING H Civil War Private Post war Lived in Dane County Wisconsin Sources Ulvestad p235 ROSSING Harden WI 15th Inf Co B Residence Christiana Dane County Wisconsin Civil War Age 49 Married Enlisted for three years on 13 Nov 1861 at Madison Wisconsin and mustered there on 20 Nov 1861 Private Sick in Bowling Green Kentucky 4 Nov 1862 Was assigned military police duty with the brigade on 12th and 17th of June 1863 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corp 11 Sep 1863 Rossing was discharged from the service from Bowling Green for disability on 9 Jan 1864 Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 4 red book vol 20 p36 Buslett p397 Ager p297 RWV p809 Rossing Harder ROSSING Torkild A WI 15th Inf Co E Residence Wiota Lafayette County Wisconsin Born at the Rossing farm Land Parish in Norway in 1840 Came to America with his parents in 1857 His father Andreas Olson started a farm Torkild however worked for other farmers For a couple

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'ROT'
    County Wisconsin Born at Voss Norway Civil War Age 21 Unmarried Enlisted for three years on 22 Oct 1861 at Deerfield and mustered at Madison Wisconsin 13 Feb 1862 Designated Corporal on 16 Jan 1862 Captured by the enemy at Stone s River Tennessee 31 Dec 1862 Exchanged through St Louis Missouri Captured by the enemy again at Chickamauga Georgia 20 Sep 1863 and sent to Libby Prison Richmond Virginia Died in Augusta Georgia 11 May 1864 Buried in National Cemetery at Marietta Georgia section K grave 173 Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 10 Buslett p572 Ulvestad p265 Ager p310 Rothe Anders ROTHE Torgeir Larson See LARSON Torger ROTHSCAPP Sam WI 15th Inf Regimental Staff Negro Civil War Servant Dark eyes black hair colored complexion 5 8 Employed as a servant to Regimental Quartermaster Selah Mathews Sources WHS Series 1200 box 78 1 ROTNEM Knud See OTTESEN Knud ROS ROU Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil War Database Soldiers Names Abbreviations Data Clues Database Sources Acknowledgments Home Collections Civil War Database R ROT

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