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DANIELS, Daniel

Civil War: Post war: Buried at Plymouth, Mauston, Wisconsin; stone read “1831 – 1918”. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

DANIELS, James P.

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Vernon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 37. Married. Enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 10 Jan 1862. Private. Sick in Iuka, Mississippi, 21 Aug 1862. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with Company C, 1 Jan 1865, at Chattanooga. The muster out roll lists him as “Danielson, James P.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p 44) (Buslett p409).

DANIELS, Joseph

MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Newburg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Wounded in the battle of Tupelo, Mississippi, 13 Jul 1864. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 16 Aug 1865. Post war: A veteran of this name, living in Atwater, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, was granted a pension of $8 a month because of a gunshot wound to his neck. Sources: (MINN p340) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p150) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota)

DANIELSEN, Anund O.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Primrose, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p276)

DANIELSEN, Hans

From Toten, Norway. Civil War: Private. Sick following a battle near Nashville, Tennessee. Post war: Lived at Belvidere Mills, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p276)

DANIELSEN, John

MN 4th Inf Co D. Residence: Carver, Carver County, Minnesota. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. From Toten, Norway. Civil War: Age 26. Substitute. Mustered 20 Aug 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 19 Jul 1865. Post war: Lived at Little Falls, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p193) (MCIW p228) (Ulvestad p276)

DANIELSEN, Joseph

From Stavangerkanten, Norway. Civil War: Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Wounded. Post war: Lived at Moscow, Idaho. Sources: (Ulvestad p276)

DANIELSEN, Tonnes

Residence: Bosque County, Texas. From Stavangerkanten, Norway. Civil War: Private. Became sick and died during the war while in Louisiana. Sources: (Ulvestad p276)

DANIELSON, Andrew

MN 2nd Inf Co C. Residence: Cambridge, Isanti County, Minnesota. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 29. Drafted. Mustered 31 May 1864. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Promoted to Corporal. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 11 Jul 1865. Sources: (MINN p71) (MCIW p129) (Ulvestad p262)

DANIELSON, Charles

IL 12th Inf Co I. Residence: Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 30. Farmer. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 24 Jul 1861. Private. Discharged for disability on 24 Nov 1862. Sources: (ILSA reel one p 109)

DANIELSON, Daniel

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Muskego, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 25. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 10 Dec 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin, and mustered 12 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick in Nashville 1 Jul 1863. Died of disease in Muskego while on home leave. Buried at Muskego; stone reads “d. 26 Oct 1863, aged 26 y 7 m”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p44) (Buslett p409) (Ulvestad p276) (Ager p298) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

DANIELSON, Daniel S.

WI 3rd Inf Co. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Blue eyes, Light hair. Light complexion. 5’ 4 ½”. Farmer. Enrolled as a substitute for Orlando Crosby, Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin, on 20 Aug 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin, for three years, and mustered the same day. Private. Sent to the Wisconsin 15th and transferred to the Wisconsin 3rd. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 11; 12-7; 19)

DANIELSON, Frank O.

IA 4th Inf Co B. Residence: Harrison County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 22. Enlisted 10 Jul 1861 as Corporal. Mustered 8 Aug 1861. Promoted to Sergeant 1 Sep 1862. Mustered out 4 Sep 1864 at Jonesboro, Georgia. Sources: (ISW-I cd p42)

DANIELSON, Hans Henry

MN 7th Inf Co G. Residence: Goodhue, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 30 Oct 1862. Private. Discharged from the service while in hospital, 1865. Lt. Col. Daniel Densmore, formerly First Lieutenant in G Company, certified that Hans Henry Danielson, in a previous record had been erroneously listed as Henry A. Danielson. Sources: (MINN p348) (MCIW p380, p694)

DANIELSON, Jacob

WI 48th Inf Co A. Residence: Winneconne, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Shoemaker. Age 39. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 6 Feb 1865 at Winneconne. Mustered 18 Feb 1865 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Left in hospital at Waneusburg (sic), Missouri, on 8 Apr 1865. Mustered out at Fort Leavenworth 30 Dec 1865. Post war: He lived at Elk Point, South Dakota. Died there and was buried in Elk Point Cemetery, second addition, block 4, lot 44, grave 2. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 191-3,18; red book vol 53) (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Union County) “Donelson, Jacob”

DANIELSON, James P.

See DANIELS, James P.

DANIELSON, John

MN 7th Inf Co G. Residence: Goodhue, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Enrolled 21 Aug 1862. Mustered 30 Oct 1862. Private. Discharged from the service per order 12 May 1865. Sources: (MINN p348) (MCIW p380)

DANIELSON, John A.

IA 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Calhoun, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 33. Appointed Second Lieutenant on 13 Dec 1861 and mustered that day. Wounded severely in his hip in the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee, 6 Apr 1862. Promoted to Captain on 8 Jun 1862. Resigned 13 Sep 1862. Sources: (ISW-II cd p49)

DANIELSON, John F.

IA 4th Cav Co C. Residence: Jefferson County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 5 Jan 1864. Mustered 21 Jan 1864. Private. Mustered out 8 Aug 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia. Sources: (ISW-IV cd p61) “Danelson, John” “Donelson, John”

DANIELSON, Ole

Civil War: Buried at Muskego, Wisconsin; stone reads “d. 13 Feb 1862, aged 29 y 10 m”. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

DANIELSON, Rasmus

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co F. Residence Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. From Stavangerkanten, Norway. Civil War: Age 37. Enrolled 26 Jan 1865. Mustered 11 Feb 1865. Private. Wounded. Discharged from the service with his company on 20 Sep 1865. Post war: Lived at St. James, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p593) (MCIW p625) (Ulvestad p276)

DANNES, Ole N.

See DAMNESS, Ole Nilson

DANUSER, Matt

WI 9th Inf Co B. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled in Jan 1865. Post war: Moved from Wisconsin to La Moure County, Dakota Territory, in March 1881. Sources: (1885 Special Census, Dakota Territory)