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ERLAND, Segnor

NY 194th Inf Co G. Residence: Lockport, Niagara County, New York. Born “Sigve Sigvesen Erland” on 4 Jun 1841 in Skjold. Rogaland, Norway. He was a son of Sigve Torgersen Erland and Lisabet Maria Larsdatter Skeiseid. Civil War: Enlisted 7 Apr 1865. Private. Sent to Harts Island, New York harbor. Discharged with his company 3 May 1865. Post war: Bought a farm near Newhall in Benton County, Iowa. Married Sarah Ann Olsen. Nine children. Sources: (Email, great grandson Brian Erland be4two@earthlinki.ne4t) (Email, Otto Jørgensen “Erland, Sigve”


NY 1st Inf Co I. Residence: Brooklyn, New York. Civil War: Age 22. Sergeant. Sources: (Rygg p46)


NY 1st Inf Co I. Residence: Brooklyn, New York. Civil War: Corporal. Sources: (Rygg p47)


Born “Truls Erlandsen Gutterud” in 1826 at Sigdal, Buskerud, Norway, son of Erland Snærsrud. Married Anne Torjusdatter Ringnes. He came to America with his wife and infant son on “Embla”, which sailed out of Christiania on 9 May 1849 and arrived in New York on 6 Jul 1849. They came to Jordan Township, Green County, Wisconsin, and by 1855 they were in the Holden settlement of Goodhue County, Minnesota. Civil War: “May have served in the Civil War.” Sources: (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-1143)

ERLINSON, Christian

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5; red book vol 52) (Ulvestad p279) “Erlanson, Christian” “Erlandsen, Christian”