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HOUG, Peter H.

WI 5th Inf Re-organized Co I. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Gray eyes, black hair, dark complexion, 6’1”. Enlisted for one year on 18 Aug 1864 at Wiota. Mustered 21 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out 20 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 10b p306)

HOUGEN, Ole G.

From Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Bellingham, Washington. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOUGEN, Ole K.

See HOGANSON, Ole

HOUGEN, Ole S.

Residence: Seattle, Washington. From Haugen in Nordfjordeid, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Was in the first company (?). Served in the Philippines. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOUGEN, Torger

From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Houston County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOUGEN, Torger Knudson

WI 19th Inf Co H. Residence: Liberty, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 32. Blue eyes, light hair, ruddy complexion, 5’8½”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Liberty, Wisconsin. Mustered that day at Green Bay, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred to WI 19th Co E on 1 May 1865. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 97-13,15; red book vol 24) “Hougan, Torger” “Knudson, Torger”

HOUGH, Edgar G.

IA 9th Inf Co F. Residence: West Union, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 3 Sep 1861. Mustered 12 Sep 1861. Private. Promoted Drummer. Wounded slightly in a leg 7 Mar 1862, Pea Ridge, Arkansas. Re-enlisted & re-mustered 23 Jan 1864. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865, Louisville. Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-II p68)

HOUGH, John

DT 1st 1st Battalion Cav Co B. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Index of Compiled Service Records, North Dakota Archives, roll 6099)

HOUGRUD, Sever Johnson

See JOHNSON, Sever

HOUGSTEL, Ole O.

Residence: Walworth County, Wisconsin. From Tudal, Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Killed (or died from other causes) at Fort Henry, Tennessee. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOUKOM, Sigbjorn

From Siredalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Vernon County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOUSE, Almond

WI 22nd Inf Co I. Residence: Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 19. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Clinton. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Was accidentally shot through his left hand at Murfreesboro, Tennessee on 30 Aug 1863. Returned to his company on 9 Dec 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-14; red book vol 27) “House, Almon D.”

HOUSE, Lemuel S.

WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Married. Age 45. Enlisted for three years on 8 Nov 1861 at Two Rivers and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1862. Private. Became unfit for service and was discharged from the service for disability at Corinth, Mississippi, on 26 Jul 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p88) (Buslett p506) (Meeker)

HOUSE, R Murray

WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 24. Enlisted for three years on 18 Nov 1861 at Two Rivers and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Named Sergeant 13 Dec 1861. Became unfit for service and was discharged for disability at Corinth, Mississippi, on 24 Jul 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p84) (Buslett p506) (Meeker)

HOUSKER, Angel

MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Preble, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 16 Aug 1865. Sources: (MINN p340) (MCIW p378,693)

HOUSKER, Rasmus

MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Preble, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 22 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 16 Aug 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Riceford, Fillmore County. Sources: (MINN p340) (MCIW p378,693) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p150)