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HENDERSEN, Hans J.

From Lyngdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Houston County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291) “Hendricksen, Hans”.

HENDERSEN, Hendrik B.

Residence: Story County, Iowa. From Finaas, Bommeloen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Killed in the Battle at Lake Checot, Arkansas. Sources: (Ulvestad p291) “Hendricksen, Hendrick”.

HENDERSEN, Ole

Civil War: Private. From Houston County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, H. J.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Mountain Iron, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, Hans Jacob

WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Houston County, Minnesota. Born “Hendriksen” from Lyngdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 17. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 9 Jan 1862 in Houston. Mustered 27 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Absent sick since 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with A Company, Chattanooga, Tennessee, on 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p16, blue book vol 20 p14) (Buslett p353) (Ager p292) (Hedberg)

HENDERSON, Henrik O.

Civil War: Corporal. Post war: Living in Story County, Iowa, in 1907. Sources: (Ulvestad p263) “Henrikson, Henrik”

HENDERSON, J. H.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Otter Tail County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, Joseph

From Stavanger, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Halstad, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, Knud

Born “Knud Haldorsen Løne” on 16 Nov 1835 at Voss, Hordaland, Norway, son of Haldor Brynjuldsen Løne and Margrethe Rognalsdatter Glimme. He came with his parents and six siblings on “Syttende Mai”, which sailed from Bergen about 12 May 1849 and arrived in New York on 26 Jun 1849. They came to Christiana Township, Dane County, Wisconsin. In1851 he was working as a carriage painter’s apprentice in Chicago. In 1859, he took over his father’s farm. Civil War: Post war: Married in 1869 to Margrethe Knutsdatter Glimme. Six children. Became an artist in Chicago. Eventually came back to Dane County to become an organist and music teacher. Sources: (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-256)

HENDERSON, Lars

IA 16th Inf Co I. Residence: Hamilton County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 41. Enlisted 18 Nov 1864. Mustered 18 Nov 1864. Private. Mustered out 19 Jul 1865, Louisville, Kentucky. Post war: In 1885, Lars Henderson was living in Story City, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-II p1130) (XSS Iowa p313)

HENDERSON, Lars

See HENRYSON, Lars

HENDERSON, Ole E.

MN Lt Arty 2nd Battery. Residence: Spring Grove, Houston County, Minnesota. Born 1831 in Norway. Civil War: Age 33. Farmer. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted at Spring Grove. Mustered 2 Sep 1864. Recruit. Private. Discharged from the service with the battery, 16 Aug 1865. Post war: Returned to Spring Grove. Married Pauline Knudsdatter on 24 Nov 1870. Three children. Died 9 Aug 1881. Buried at Norwegian Ridge Cemetery north of Trinity Lutheran Church, Spring Grove. Sources: (MINN p797) (MCIW p667) (Buxengard, Jan Lee, Spring Grove Herald, 6 Nov 2002, p 1) “Helgeson, Ole” “Ellingsbraten, Ole”

HENDERSON, P.

WI 15th Inf Co F. Civil War: Private. Died of fever intermittent in Andersonville Prison on 21 Jul 1864. Buried in grave 3720. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 259-2) (“Prisoners who died at Andersonville Prison” Atwater List, publ 1865)

HENDERSON, Peter

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Rice County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, S. J.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at the Soldiers Home in Quincy, Illinois. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDERSON, Steen G.

IA 46th Inf Co F. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enlisted for 100 days 14 May 1864. Mustered 10 Jun 1864. Private. Mustered out 23 Sep 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service. Sources: (ISW-V p1410)

HENDRICKSEN, Anders

See SVARTVIK, Anders Hendricksen

HENDRICKSEN, Elefson

WI 28th Inf Co D. Residence: Whitewater, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Enlisted 14 Aug 1862 at Whitewater. Mustered 13 Oct 1862. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132-14)

HENDRICKSEN, Gustav

Residence: Houghton County, Michigan. Spanish-American War: Private. Died of fever during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDRICKSEN, H. O.

See HENRYSON, Henry O

HENDRICKSEN, Hans

See HENDERSEN, Hans J.

HENDRICKSEN, Hendrick

From Osterdalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Menomonie, Wisconsin (before 1907) Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDRICKSEN, Hendrik

See HENDERSEN, Hendrik B.

HENDRICKSEN, Svennum

Residence: Pierce County, Wisconsin. From Skien, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in a hospital during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p291)

HENDRICKSON, Andrew

IA 38th Inf Co E. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 27. Enlisted 31 Jul 1862. Mustered 4 Nov 1862. Private. Transferred to IA 34th & 38th Infantry Consolidated Co K on 1 Jan 1865. Mustered out 15 Aug 1865 at Houston, Texas. Sources: (ISW-V p445, 880) (DGA)

HENDRICKSON, Anthony

IL 46th Inf Co B. Residence: Rock Grove, Stephenson County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 32. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’11”. Private. Recruit. Mustered out 9 Oct 1865 at New Orleans, Louisiana, on expiration of his term of service. Sources: (ILSA reel 4 p74)

HENDRICKSON, Hans

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 8 Nov 1861 at Madison, and mustered there on 16 Nov 1861. Private. Transferred to the 68th Indiana Infantry Regiment at Maryville, Tennessee, 31 Jan 1864. Transferred back to his previous unit on 20 Jul 1864 at Strawberry Plains, Virginia. Mustered out with B Company on 2 Dec 1864 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4; red book vol 20 p 30) (Buslett p384) (Ager p295) (RWV p809)

HENDRICKSON, Henry

WI 16th Inf Co H. Residence: Red Cedar, Dunn County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Blue eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 31 Dec 1863 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Recruit. Went with the regiment to Vicksburg by boat. Marched to Big Black River and back. Went by boat to Columbus, Kentucky, and helped repel an assault by a boat. Took part in the battle of Kenesaw Mountain on 27 Jun. Took part in the battle and skirmishes at Atlanta on 21 through 28 of July, and Jonesboro on 31 Aug. Marched to Savannah. Mustered out 15 Jul 1865 Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 80-16; red book vol 21, p172)

HENDRICKSON, Jacob

IA 38th Inf Co E. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enlisted 31 Jul 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Died of disease 1 Sep 1863, St. Louis, Missouri. Sources: (ISW-V p880) (DGA)

HENDRICKSON, John A.

IA 3rd Cav Co C. Residence: Keokuk, Iowa. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Enlisted 3 Feb 1864. Mustered 13 Feb 1864. Private. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia. Sources: (ISW-IV cd p98)

HENDRICKSON, Lars

Born in Norway in 1823. Civil War: This name has not been found in the Illinois Civil War database. Post war: Died Jun 1915 in Nettle Creek Township, Kendall County, Illinois. Buried 26 Jan 1916 in West Lisbon Lutheran Churchyard, Kendall County. Sources: (Rootsweb “Veterans of the Civil War Burials in Kendall County”)

HENDRICKSON, Ole

MN 3rd Inf Co B. Residence: Warsaw, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 31. Enrolled 26 Aug 1864. Mustered 29 Aug 1864. Recruit. Private. Discharged from the service 23 Jul 1865. Sources: (MINN p130) (MCIW p181)

HENDRICKSON, Ole

WI 24th Inf. From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Served in the 24th Wisconsin Infantry under Sherman. He did not return. Sources: (Ulvestad p291) [The only Ole Hendrickson listed in the AG records was in WI 12th Inf Co E.] “Hendricksen, Ole”

HENDRICKSON, Ole

WI 25th Inf Co F. Residence: Barre, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’5½”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 11 Jan 1864. Bounty paid at muster $60. Private. Recruit. Joined the company at Vicksburg. Was in the skirmish at Decatur, Alabama. Was in the battles of Resaca, Georgia, and Dallas and Kenesaw Mountain. Transferred to WI 12th Inf Co E on 2 Jan 1865. Absent on 2 Jun 1865, sick in hospital at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 121-13,16; red book vol 17, p88; vol 30)

HENDRICKSON, Thomas N.

IA 38th Inf Co E. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Kentucky. Civil War: Age 44. Enlisted 9 Aug 1862. Mustered 4 Nov 1862. Private. Transferred to the Iowa 34th & 38th Consolidated Infantry Regiment, Company K. Mustered out 15 Aug 1865 at Houston, Texas. Sources: (ISW-V cd)

HENDRICKSON, Thomas N., Jr.

IA 38th Inf Co E. Residence: Dubuque County, Iowa. Born in Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 3 Oct 1864. Mustered 6 Oct 1864. Private. Transferred to the Iowa 34th & 38th Consolidated Infantry Regiment Co K. Mustered out 15 Aug 1865 at Houston, Texas. Sources: (ISW-V cd)

HENDRIKSON, Hans

WI 14th Inf Co D. Residence: Onalaska, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 25. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, flushed complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Dec 1861 at La Crosse and mustered there on 26 Dec 1861. Private. Was engaged with the Red River expedition in 1864. Was at Tupelo, Nashville and Mobile. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 70-13; red book vol 19, p80) “Hendrickson, Hans”

HENDRIKSON, Lars

See HENRYSON, Lars.

HENDRIXON, Ole

MN 2nd Inf Co E. Residence: St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 30. Enrolled 5 Jul 1861. Mustered the same day. Private. Wounded at Missionary Ridge. Discharged from the service 4 Jul 1864 on expiration of term. Sources: (MINN p81) (MCIW p134)

HENNIG (?), Christian

IL 132nd Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Painter. Age 34. Married. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for 100 days on 23 May 1864 at Chicago. Mustered 1 Jun 1864 at Camp Fry, Illinois. Private. Mustered out with his Company on 17 Oct 1864 at Chicago. Sources: (ILSA reel 11 p24)

HENNINGSON, F.

LA 10th Inf (Orleans Blues) Co H. CSA. Residence: New Orleans, Louisiana. Born about 1810 in Norway. Civil War: Age 50. A sailor by trade. Volunteered at Camp Moore, Louisiana, on 22 Jul 1861. Private. In 1864, he was detached to serve as a nurse at the Confederate hospital in Gordonsville, Virginia. Sources: (“Lee’s Foreign Legion”, a history of the 10th Louisiana Infantry, by Thomas Walter Brooks and Michael Dan Jones. Printed by Watts Printing, Gravenhurst, Ontario. Undated. p232) (www.borgerkrigen.info)

HENRICHSEN, Lars

IA 8th Inf Co A. Residence: Davenport, Iowa. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Age 27. Enlisted 29 Sep 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 20 Jul 1865 at Montgomery, Alabama. Sources: (ISW-I cd p61)

HENRICKSON, Henrick

Born 13 Jul 1825. Civil War: Post war: Died at age 85 on 3 Nov 1910 at Alcester, South Dakota, and is buried there in Big Springs Cemetery, block 2, lot 52, grave 5. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Union County)

HENRICKSON, Thor

IL 91st Inf Co E. Residence: Lisbon, Kendall County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Unmarried. Brown eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 11 Aug 1862 at Lisbon. Mustered 8 Sep 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Promoted to Corporal. Mustered out with Company on 12 Jul 1865 at Mobile, Alabama. Sources: (ILSA reel 8 p16)

HENRICKSON, Thosten

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 30. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 10 Dec 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 20 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Seriously wounded at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863, and sent to Chattanooga, Tennessee. Was absent from his company because of those wounds. He was in a hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, 15 Jun 1864, and in Madison, Wisconsin, 28 Jun 1864 and there through 30 Jul 1864. He was mustered out at Madison on 9 Jan 1865, when his term of service had expired. Bounty still due of $100. He is entered on the Roll of Honor of the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps. Post war: Lived in Zumbrota, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 79-1; red book vol 20 p 46) (Buslett p416) (Ager p298) (Ulvestad p291) (Quiner p 626) (Meeker) “Hendrickson, Tosten” “Hendrickson, Torstun”

HENRIKSON, Henrik

IL 82nd Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Tonsberg, Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 21. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’2”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Jul 1862 at Chicago. Mustered at Camp Butler, Illinois, on 29 Oct 1862. Private. Promoted to Sergeant. Mustered out on 9 Jun 1865 at Washington, DC. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p73)

HENRIKSON, Henrik O.

See HENDERSON, Henrik O.

HENRY, Andrew

WI 46th Inf Co F. Residence: Black Wolf, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Oshkosh, Winnebago County. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 44. Farmer. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, sandy complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 14 Feb 1865 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and mustered on 24 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS red book vol 51

HENRYSON, Henry B.

IA 32nd Inf Co K. Residence: Story City, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enlisted 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 3 Sep 1862. Private. Killed in action 6 Jun 1864, Lake Chicot, Arkansas. Sources: (ISW-V p72) (“John Ritland Civil War History”, serialized in the Story City Herald in 1922.) “Beroen, Henry”

HENRYSON, Henry O.

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at Bellville, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 8 Dec 1861. Assigned as Corporal on 1 Jan 1862. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in October 1863. Was in a hospital for a time in 1864. Assigned as an ambulance driver on 17 Jul 1864. Mustered out with Company G on 13 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Post war: In 1886, he was living in Sheldahl, Story County, Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p98) (Buslett p534) (Ager p256, photo) (Ager p312) (XSS Iowa p705) (Ulvestad p291) “Henrikson, Henry” “Hendrickson, Henry” “Hendrikson, Henry”

HENRYSON, Lars

From Finaas Prestegjeld, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Story City, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p291) “Hendrikson, Lars”

HENSIN, Andrew E.

WI 3rd Inf Co F. Born in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 18. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’3¾”. Substitute. Enrolled for one year on 12 Feb 1865 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as a substitute for William Carey, first district of Wisconsin. Mustered at Milwaukee the same day. Private. Mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky, on 18 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p126)

HENSON, Halver

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co F. Residence: Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 37. Enrolled 26 Jan 1865. Mustered 11 Feb 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 27 Sep 1865. Sources: (MINN p593) (MCIW p626)