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CHEATOM, Bob

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Winchester, Tennessee. Born in Virginia. Civil War: Negro. Servant. Age 21. Brown eyes, curly hair, dark complexion, 5’10”. Aide to Captain Mons Grinager. Enlisted at Winchester on 1 Aug 1863, as Undercook. Private. Transferred to Company K on 10 Feb 1865, and from there to the 24th Infantry and on to Company I of the 13th, 10 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-12; red book vol 20 p142) (Buslett p555) (Meeker) (Hedberg) “Cheatham, Bob” “Cheaton, Robert”

CHESTELSEN, Aslag

WI 12th Inf Co C. Residence: Ridgeway, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, rosy complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 30 Sep 1861 at Dodgeville, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Died of chronic diarrhea on 30 Jul 1863 near Vicksburg, Mississippi. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-15; red book vol 17, p46) (WLCW p60) (Love p1076)

CHESTELSEN, Torge

WI 12th Inf Co C. Residence: Ridgeway, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 30 Sep 1861 at Dodgeville, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Died of chronic diarrhea on 27 Jul 1863 at St. Louis, Missouri. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-15; red book vol 17, p46) (WLCW p60) (Love p1076)

CHESTELSEN, Torgus

From Telemark, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Waseca, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p274)

CHESTELSON, Sever

WI 12th Inf Co C. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 31. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 6’. Private. Re-enlisted for three years and re-mustered on 2 Jan 1864 at Natchez, Mississippi. “Has done his duty when able.” Mustered out 16 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-14; red book vol 17, p46)

CHESTERSON, Torgen

MN 5th Inf Co C. Residence: Not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 36. Drafted. Mustered 10 Nov 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 6 Sep 1865. Sources: (MINN p243) “Forgus Chesterson”

CHETTLESEY, Chettle

MN 2nd Inf Co G. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Enrolled Dec 1863. Post war: Moved from Minnesota to Richland County, Dakota Territory, in Jun 1871. Sources: (1885 Census, Dakota Territory) “Chettisey, Chettie”