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EDMINSON, Christopher

IL 64th Inf Co G. Residence: Joliet, Will County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’3½”. Enlisted for three years on 15 Jan 1864 at Joliet. Mustered at Camp Butler, Illinois, on 11 Feb 1864. Mustered out 11 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Private. Sources: (ILSA reel 6 p81)

EDMOND, Oliver

IL 36th Inf Co D. Residence: Lisbon, Kendall County, Illinois. Born 1844 in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’5½”. Enlisted 15 Jul 1861 at Lisbon and mustered on 20 Aug 1861 at Aurora, Illinois. Private. Discharged 22 Sep 1864, Expiration of service. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 61) (South Dakota Historical collections, vol XVI, publ 1932, p234) “Edmons, Oliver” “Edmonds, Oliver”

EDMONDS, Sigborn

WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Miner. Age 27. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’1”. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 2 May 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Bounty $100. Recruit. Private. Joined F Company at Big Shanty, Georgia. Transferred to Company H at Whiteside, Tennessee. Temporarily assigned to the Wisconsin 24th Infantry. Transferred to Company I of the Wisconsin 13th Infantry Regiment on 10 Jun 1865. Died in Company quarters at Green Lake, Texas, 6 Sep 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 18, p174) (Buslett p502) (Ulvestad p277) (Ager p306) “Edmunds, Sigbjorn” “Edmondson, Sigbjorn”

EDMONDS, Simon

WI 31st Inf Co C. Residence: Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Miner. Age 18. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Jan 1864 at Dodgeville. Mustered 2 Feb 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $300. Private. Absent sick at Newbern, North Carolina, since 10 Apr 1865. An order dated 9 Jun 1865 directed that men of six companies of the regiment whose terms did not expire prior to 1 Oct 1865 were transferred into the four companies which were not to be mustered out of service. Edmonds was transferred to Company H. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 145-15; red book vol 36)

EDMONSON, Emmanuel

US Navy. Born Tonsberg, Norway. Tooki the name Edmonson after arriving in America. Civil War: Seaman. Served US Navy from 1862. Left arm amputated after a battle in 1863. Sources: (ONI p59, photo)

EDMONSON, George

US Navy. Born “Jørgen ?” in Tonsberg, Norway. Took name Edmonson after arriving in America. Civil War: Seaman. Served US Navy from 1858 into 1865. Post war: Settled in Chicago. Sources: (ONI p59, photo)

EDMUND, Lars

IL 138th Inf Co H. Residence: Morris, Grundy County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for 100 days on 21 May 1864 at Morris. Mustered 21 Jun 1864 at Quincy, Illinois. Private. Mustered out with his Company on 14 Oct 1864 at Springfield, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 11 p76)

EDMUND, Oliver

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Kendall County, Illinois. Sources: (Ulvestad p277)