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HOVDA, Arne

From Renli, Sondre Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Grand Meadow, Minnesota. Died in a Soldiers Home. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVDA, Arnolda O.

MN 11th Inf Co H. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Enrolled 20 Aug 1864. Mustered 5 Sep 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 26 Jun 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Dodge County, Minnesota, and suffering from chronic diarrhea. Sources: (MINN p522) (MCIW p502) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

HOVDA, Ingebrigt O.

From Renli, Sondre Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. A Cannoneer. Post war: Lived at Grand Meadows, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVDEN, Guttorm J.

See JOHNSON, George

HOVE, Halvor O.

WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Sigdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 42. Married. Enlisted for three years on 15 Jan 1862 at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 18 Jan 1862. Private. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in October 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863; also 23 May 1864. Mustered out with I Company on 10 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga. Post war: Hove in 1893 was living at the home of his son in Eureka, Greenwood County, Kansas. Died there. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p130) (Buslett p591; p592 photo) (Ager p60; p282 photo; p314, e51) (Hedberg) “Haave, Halvor O.”

HOVE, Ole L.

See LARSON, Ole Hove

HOVELAND (?), Iver C.

Indian War: Private. Post war: From Nicollet County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVELSEN, Hans

MN 7th Inf Co G. Residence: Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born “Hans Hovelsen Tollevsrud” on 5 Apr 1834 at Land, Oppland, Norway, son of Hovel Christophersen Tollevsrud and Berte Hansdatter. Came to America with his parents and four siblings on “Fremad”, which sailed from Drammen and arrived in New York on 25 Aug 1848. They came to Luther Valley, Rock County, Wisconsin, and later to Wiota Township, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Hans and his brothers, Christopher and Johannes, moved to Minneola Township, Goodhue County. Civil War: Age 24. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 30 Oct 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 16 Aug 1865. Post war: He married Anne Larsdatter Sundby (1827-1915). Six children. He died 26 Jan 1913 and is buried in Lands Lutheran Cemetery, Goodhue County. Sources: (MINN p348) (MCIW p381) (Ulvestad p292) (Naeseth ’48-1425) “Hovel, Hans”

HOVELSEN, Hovel

From Nordre Land, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Dead (before 1907) Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVEN, Halvor

From Stjordalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in Nashville, Tennessee, during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVER, Halvor H.

From Sigdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Eureka, Kansas, in 1897. Sources: (Ulvestad p292) “Hovet, Halvor”

HOVER, Ole H.

WI 12th Inf Co C. Residence: Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born “Ole Halvorsen Hove” on 18 Aug 1843 at Modum, Buskerud, Norway, son of Halvor Olsen Hove and Dorthe Andersdatter Bjølgerud. Came to America with his parents on “Tricolor”, which sailed from Christiania and arrived in New York on 30 Jul 1847. They came first to the Koshkonong settlement in Dane County, Wisconsin, and then to Iowa County. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Farmer. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 15 Sep 1861 at Dodgeville. Mustered 18 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 10 Jul 1862 at Madison. Post war: Lived at Eureka, Kansas. Married 31 Jan 1867 to Eliza Holverson (Hoverson). Ole died 10 Jan 1918 in Eureka, Kansas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-15; red book vol 17 p48) (Ulvestad p292) (Naeseth ’47-147) “Hoover, Ole”

HOVER, Oscar E.

Residence: Eureka, Kansas. His parents came from Sigdal, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p292)

HOVERSEN, Iver

From Lillesand, Norway. Civil War: Sergeant. Post war: Lived at St. Louis, Missouri. Died in 1895. Sources: (Ulvestad p259)

HOVERSON, Gabriel

WI 17th Inf. Residence: Clifton, Monroe County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 25. Blue eyes, brown hair, flush complexion, 5’8½”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 20 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 87-13)

HOVERSON, Hover

From Aardal, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p293)

HOVERSON, Johan

Born 7 May 1829 on the farm Stensvand, Aust Agder, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Married 31 Mar 1879 to Anne Maria Clemetson. Died 13 Aug 1902 in Donovan County, Kansas. Sources: (Donna Hoverson Loyd, Overland Park, Kansas)

HOVERSON, Peter

From Aardal, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Crawford County, Wisconsin. Dead (before 1907) Sources: (Ulvestad p293)

HOVERUD, John N.

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Nov 1861 in Dane County. Mustered 8 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Was an escort with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, on 13 Oct 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Also sick in Nashville. Mustered out with Company E in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p480) (Ulvestad p293) (Ager p304) “Hovrud, John”

HOVERUD, Ole K.

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 24 Dec 1861 at Dane County. Mustered 1 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10, 11 Jun 1862. Discharged from the service on account of disability 16 Oct 1862 at Cairo, Illinois, by order of Major General Ulysses S Grant. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p480) (Ulvestad p293) (Ager p304)

HOVLAND, Christian

See HAVILAND, Christian

HOVLAND, John

See JENSON, Johan

HOVLAND, John B.

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born “Johannes B. Hovland” at Faaberg, Norway, about 1832. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at Oconomowoc, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 8 Dec 1861. Appointed Corporal 1 Jan 1862. Died of disease in hospital number 7 in St. Louis, Missouri, on 17 Mar 1862. Buried first in Wesleyan Cemetery, and his body was then moved to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St Louis; section 37, grave 81. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-6,15; red book vol 20 p 56) (Buslett p444) (Ulvestad p263) (Ager p301) (Gjertveit) “Hoveland, John”

HOVLAND, L.

Parents came from Faaberg, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Earling, Alberta, Canada. Sources: (Ulvestad p293)

HOVLAND, Lars Johnson

Born 1832 at Faaberg, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway, son of John and Anne Smerud. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Rindal, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p293) (“Fåberg og Lillehammer Utvandringe”, Fåberg Historielag 1986. Copy at NAHA)

HOVLAND, Nelson A.

WI 23rd Inf Co D. Residence: Pleasant Spring, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 19. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 30 Aug 1862. Private. Died of dysentery at Millikins Bend, Louisiana, on 1 Apr 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13; red book vol 28) “Hoveland, Nelson A.”

HOVLAND, Simon Jensen

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Orford, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born 10 Jul 1838 at Hovland in Faaberg, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway, son of Jens Bengtsen Hovland and Kirsti Larsdatter. Came to America with his parents, three brothers and three sister in 1857, settling in Rock County. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 7 Jan 1862 at Beloit, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battle for Mississippi River Island No. 10. Sick in hospital at Mound City, Illinois, 10 Dec 1862. Discharged from the service for disability due to disease at Cairo, Illinois, 10 Jan 1863. Post war: Lived in Minneota, Minnesota. Married on 30 Sep 1864 at Holden Church, Goodhue County, Minnesota, to Ingeborg Jonsdatter Rebberud. Three children. Ingeborg died on 2 Dec 1869. Simon in 1871 married Beret Johanson Leebakken. Thirteen children. Simon died on 17 Nov 1909. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p102) (Buslett p534 photo) (Ager p279 photo; p312) (Gjertveit) (Ulvestad p293) (Great granddaughter Barbara Levorsen Quinn, Radcliff, Kentucky) (Obituary, “Minneota Mascot” 1909.)

HOVRUD

See HOVERUD