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JACKALANWISKI, ?

CSS Alabama. CSA. Born in Finland. Civil War: Able Seaman. Killed in action off Cherbourg, France, 19 Jun 1864. Sources: (www.borgerkrigen.info)

JACKSON, Andrew

IA 20th Inf Co A. Residence: Bertram, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 30. Enlisted on 2 Aug 1862. Mustered 22 Aug 1862. Private. Discharged 5 Jul 1865. Sources: (ISW-III cd p49)

JACKSON, Andrew

WI 21st Inf Co D. Civil War: Private. Wouinded in the Battle of Resaca. Georgia, 14 May 1864. Sources: (Quiner p 691)

JACKSON, Andrew

WI 1st Inf Co G. Residence: York, Green County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 33. Married. Blue eyes, sandy hair, dark complexion, 5’7”. Drafted. Enrolled for three years and mustered at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, on 17 Nov 1863. Private. Transferred to WI 21st Inf Co E on 19 Sep 1864. Was in the battles of Savannah, Georgia, and Bentonville, North Carolina, while on Sherman's grand campaign through Georgia and the Carolinas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 2, 106-15; red books vol 7, vol 26)

JACKSON, Christian

WI 48th Inf Co D. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Hazel eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 15 Feb 1865 at Milwaukee. Mustered there the same day. Bounty. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 191-13)

JACKSON, Christian

WI 14th Inf Co D. Residence: Onalaska, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 24. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 23 Dec 1863 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there 26 Dec 1863. Private. Recruit. Was engaged in the Red River Expedition of 1864. Was at Tupelo and Nashville. Died of disease on 4 Apr 1865 on board the Steamer “Lady Gray”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 70-13; red book vol 19, p80) (WLCW p71)

JACKSON, George

WI 43rd Inf Co I. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born “Gjermund Hansen Laagergaard” on 19 Sep 1836 at Rollag, Norway, son of Hans Gjermundsen Laagergaard and Sigri Persdatter Valle. He came to America with his parents and brother Gunnul on “Emilie”, which sailed from Gothenburg, Sweden, and arrived in New York on 12 Aug 1840. They came to the Jefferson P:rairie settlement in Wisconsin. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Unmarried. Blue eyes, auburn hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Commissioned 16 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered for one year on 29 Sep 1864 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as Captain of the company. Mustered out with his company on 24 Jun 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 178-10; red book vol 48; blue book 49) (Quiner p 859) (Naeseth ’40-45)

JACKSON, Gilbert

MN 2nd Inf Co K. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Mustered 12 Aug 1861. Private. Musician. Died at Chattanooga, Tennessee, November 1863. Sources: (MINN p111) (MCIW p145,686)

JACKSON, Gunnel

WI 16th Inf Co H. Residence: Alma, Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Born “Gunnel Hansen Laagergaard” on 9 Apr 1827 at Rollag, Norway, son of Hans Gjermundsen Laagergaard and Sigri Persdatter Valle. He came to America with his parents and a brother, Gjermund, on “Emilie”, which sailed from Gothenburg, Sweden, and arrived in New York on 12 Aug 1840 Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 35. Blue eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 6’. Recruit. Enlisted for three years on 31 Dec 1863 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. “Was in the hospital all the time he was in service.” On 25 Jan 1865, he was transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps. Post war: He was a school teacher in :Primrose, Wisconsin. Died in Canby, Minnesota. in January 1903 (or 1893). Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 80-16; red book vol 21 p174) (RWV2 p45) (Ulvestad p294) (Naeseth ’40-44)

JACKSON, I.

WI 14th Inf Co B. Civil War: Private. Died of scorbutus on 14 Jul 1864 at Andersonville Prison. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 259-2)

JACKSON, J.

WI 36th Inf Co E. Civil War: Private. Wounded 17 Jun 1864 at Petersburg, Vireginia. Sources: (Quiner p 829)

JACKSON, J. A.

WI 12th Inf Co H. Civil War: Private. Wounded in the Battle of Bald Hill, Georgia, on 21 Jul 1864. Sources: (Quiner p 583)

JACKSON, Jacob

WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born 1840 in Ovre Vraadahl, Hvideseid, Telemark, Norway, in 1840. Came to America in 1861 (1841?). Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Clerk. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 25 Dec 1861 at La Crosse and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 18 Jan 1862. Private. Discharged from the service for heart disease at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 15 Feb 1863. Later, he re-enlisted for one year on 31 Mar 1865 in Captain Henry Seigel’s Independent company, which became Company K Consolidated of the 23rd Illinois Infantry Regiment. He was mustered the same day. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out as a Sergeant in Richmond, Virginia, on 24 July 1865. Post war: Moved to Montana in 1867. Jackson was in 1893 a businessman in Butte, Montana. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p130) (ILSA reel 17 p52) (Buslett p593 photo) (Ulvestad p260) (Ager p282 photo; p314) (“Notes of a Civil War Soldier“ by Bersven Nelson, publ. in Norwegian-American Studies, vol 26, by NAHA, 1974, p140) (Hedberg)

JACKSON, Jacob

IL 23rd Inf Co K Consolidated. See JACKSON, Jacob, of Wisconsin 15th Infantry, Company I.

JACKSON, John

WI 29th Inf Co F. Civil War: Private. Killed in the battle of Champion Hills, Mississippi, 16 May 1863. Sources: (Quiner p 781)

JACKSON, John

WI Hv Arty Co F. Residence: Cortland, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’11½”. Enlisted for one year on 3 Sep 1864 at Portage, Wisconsin. Mustered 13 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out at Washington, DC, on 26 Jun 1865. [Roll of honor. Vol 9, p33, lists him as having died at Alexandria, Virginia, 10 Jul 1865.] Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 245-7; 246-4; red book vol 6)

JACKSON, John H.

Spanish-American War: Private. Lived in Sparta, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACKSON, Lewis

WI 3rd Inf Co I. Residence: Utica, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 30. Hazel eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’5”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-2; red book vol 9 p180)

JACKSON, Lewis

WI 18th Inf Co H. Civil War: Private. Killed at Fayetteville, North Carolina, during General Sherman’s grand march. Sources: (Quiner p 667)

JACOBONE, Ole

IA 8th Inf Co I. Residence: Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 28. Enlisted 22 Sep 1864. Mustered 22 Sep 1864. Private. Mustered out 21 Jul 1865, Montgomery, Alabama. Post war: In 1885, “Ole Jacobson” was living in Grand Mound, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-I p1140) (XSS Iowa IOWA p 262) “Jacobson, Ole” “Jackson, Ole”

JACOBS, Martin

WI 3rd Inf Co H. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Apr 1861 at Darlington, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Wounded in the Battle of Chancellorsville, 3 May 1863. Re-enlisted as a Veteran for three years on 11 Feb 1864 at Tullahoma, Tennessee. Re-mustered 21 Feb 1864 at Tullahoma. Wounded again in the Battle at Pine Knob near Dallas, Georgia, 25 May 1864. Mustered out 15 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-5; red book v.9 p158) (Quiner p 490, p 493) “Jacobs, Morton”

JACOBSEN, ?

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Bosque County, Texas. Sources: (Ulvestad p295)

JACOBSEN, A.

From Laurvig, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Rock County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, A.

Lived in Vernon County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Abraham.

Civil War: Private. Cavalryman. Post war: He was from Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Andrew

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Dead (before 1907) Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Christian

From Laurvig, Norway. Civil War: Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Post war: Lived at Towner, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Hans

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Saude, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Hans C.

Civil War: Post war: Buried at East Koshkonong, Wisconsin; stone reads “27 Nov 1838 – 1 Dec 1901”. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

JACOBSEN, J.

WI 27th Inf Co H. Civil War: Laborer. Age 36. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 19 Jul 1864. Mustered the same day at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Substitute for Daniel W. Fowler, of 1st dist, 7th ward, Milwaukee. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 129-14)

JACOBSEN, Jacob

WI 28th Inf Co H. Residence: Delafield, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Studerich, Denmark. Civil War: Age 21. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 19 Aug 1862 at Delafield. Mustered 13 Oct 1862 at Camp Washburn. Corporal. Sources: (WHS red book vol 33)

JACOBSEN, Jacob

From Hadeland, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Dows, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Jacob

From Nedre Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Regord, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Jacob

From Borgund, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Lyle, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, John

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Occupation: Soldier. Age 34. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’8”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 30 Jul 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick at Helena, Arkansas, 13 Aug 1863. Discharged from hospital at Memphis, Tennessee, on 12 Nov 1863; rejoined his regiment on 27 Nov 1863. Absent sick at Little Rock, Arkansas, general hospital 5 Jan 1864. Discharged from the service for disability on 2 Mar 1864 from hospital at Little Rock. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10,19; 130-10, 131-14; red book vol 32)

JACOBSEN, John

From Lom, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Clam Falls, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, John

From Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Post war: Lived at Mabel, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Julius

WI 28th Inf Co C. Residence: Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Married. Age 29. Brown eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’7”, slim build. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out at Brownsville, Texas, 23 Aug 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132-5; red book vol 33)

JACOBSEN, Kristen

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Montclair, New Jersey. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Lars

From Skien, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived at Ada, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Martin

MN 1st Battalion Infantry. Co A. Born in Hadeland, Norway. Civil War: Age 37. Enrolled 17 Feb 1865. Mustered the same date. Recruit. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 14 Jul 1865. Post war: Lived at Walnut Grove, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p537) (MCIW p67) (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Martin

See ASKE, Martin Jacobsen

JACOBSEN, Nils

Private. From Langesund, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded in the Battle of Nashville, Tennessee [15-16 Dec 1864]. Post war: Died in Alban, Wisconsin (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Nils

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in McLeod County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Nils

From Tinn, Telemark, Norway. Civil War: Private. A Cavalryman. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Post war: Lived at Hills, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ole

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Trondhjem, Norway, on 15 Aug 1832, a son of Jacob and Verona Jacobson. Came to America. Married on 10 Jul 1860 at Clinton, Albion Township, Dane County, Wisconsin, to a daughter of Christian and Elizabeth Torgerson of Arendal, Norway. Civil War: Age 31. Engineer. Blue eyes, black hair, light complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 9 Sep 1862 at Christiania and commissioned First Lieutenant on that day. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 Second in command of Company H. Company was mustered on 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Became ill and was hospitalized in March and April 1863 in Madison, Wisconsin. Became ill again near Helena, Arkansas, and was hospitalized from 13 Aug 1863 to 31 Oct 1863. Returned to duty. He assumed command of the company on 16 Dec 1863 after loss to sickness of Captain Corneliusen. Resigned 23 Feb 1864 at Little Rock, Arkansas, due to his disability (diarrhea). Post war: Moved to Hawley, Minnesota, in 1872. In 1877, he applied for a homestead. He died in 1879 and his widow proved up the homestead. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10, 130-10, 131-4,14; red book vol 32) (RWV vol II p 499) (Rootsweb: Margit Bakke <mbakke@eot.com>) “Jacobson, William”

JACOBSEN, Ole

From Kvindherred, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Grand Mound, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ole

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in McLeod County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ole

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Dead (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ole

From the Kristiania (Oslo) area, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived at Milton, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ole J.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Waseca, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Omund

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Valley City, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Peder

From Nedre Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Petter

From Strommen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in La Salle County, Illinois. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Ragnvald

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Cottonwood County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Samuel

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSEN, Soren

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p295)

JACOBSEN, Svend

WI 15th Inf. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p295)

JACOBSEN, Wilhelm

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Primrose, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p295)

JACOBSHAGEN (?), E.

Indian War: Private. Post war: Lived in Nicollet County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p295)

JACOBSON, Abraham

WI 49th Inf Co I. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Stone-mason. Age 42. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for one year on 18 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 21 Feb 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 193-11,13,27)

JACOBSON, Ander

IL 82nd Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 27. Gray eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Jul 1862 at Chicago. Mustered 29 Oct 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Private. Transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps. Mustered out on 31 May 1865 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Post war: Lived in Minnesota. Later moved to Mountain, Pembina County, Dakota territory, in June 1881. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p73) (1885 Dakota Territory Special Census) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, North Dakota, No.123, roll 59) “Jacobson, Andrew”

JACOBSON, Anders

MN 1st Inf Co ?. Residence: Waterville, Iowa. Civil War: Private. Killed at Gettysburg. Sources: (Mrs. Garrett Ouldhouse, Sun City AZ)

JACOBSON, Anders

WI 28th Inf Co C. Residence: Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Unmarried. Age 24. Blue eyes, brown hair, florid complexion, 5’11½”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Oconomowoc. Mustered 13 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal on 3 Feb 1863. Discharged while at Marine USGeneral Hospital in Mobile, Alabama, on 31 May 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132-5,14; red book vol 33)

JACOBSON, Andrew

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 37. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 31 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)

JACOBSON, Andrew

WI 43rd Inf Co H. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’5¾”. Enlisted for one year on 2 Sep 1864 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Musician. Private. Mustered out with his company on 24 Jun 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 178-9,13; red book vol 48; blue book 49)

JACOBSON, Andrew L.

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 24. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 25 Nov 1861 at Oconomowoc, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 10 Dec 1861. Private. Promoted to Corporal 1 May 1862. Sick and left behind in Iuka, Mississippi, 20 Aug 1862. Died of disease in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 5 Nov 1863. Buried in National Cemetery there; section A, grave 373. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-6, 78-3; red book vol 20 p 56) (Buslett p446) (Ulvestad p263) (Ager p301)

JACOBSON, Carl

WI 33rd Inf Co H. Residence: Plymouth, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”, light build. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Plymouth. Mustered 18 Oct 1862 at Racine, Wisconsin. Bounty paid at muster: $25 (of $100 total). Private. Left sick at Camp Hebron, Mississippi, on 3 Feb 1864. Died of disease in Nashville, Tennessee, on 29 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 151-10, 151-14; red book vol 38) (Love p1112)

JACOBSON, Charles

WI 23rd Inf Co A. Residence: Dunkirk, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 20. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Dunkirk. Mustered 25 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Died of disease at Young’s Point, Louisiana, on 5 Feb 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13) (Love p1096; red book vol 28)

JACOBSON, Christian

WI 10th Inf Co K. Residence: Waupun, Dodge County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Unmarried. Dark eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Sep 1861 at Waupun. Mustered 5 Oct 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Taken prisoner in the battle of Chickamauga 20 Sep 1863. Died of disease on 4 Jan 1864 at Danville, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 48-15; red book vol 15) (WLCW 49)

JACOBSON, Christian

WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 5 Nov 1861 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 20 Dec 1861. Private. Was with the provisions transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in October 1863. Served at Brigade Headquarters some time in 1864. Promoted to Corporal on 1 Sep 1864. Wounded. Mustered out at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 10 Feb 1865. Post war: Jacobson was living in 1894 at his home near Iola, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p128) (Buslett p592; p593 photo) (Ulvestad p263) (Ager p282 photo; p314, e51)

JACOBSON, Christian

WI 48th Inf Co D. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Hazel eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 15 Feb 1865 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 19 Feb 1866. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 191-6; red book vol 53)

JACOBSON, Erik

WI 44th Inf Co C. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born “Erik Jacobsen Island” on 7 Jun 1824 in Norway, son of Jacob Eriksen Island and Anne Andersdatter. He left Siljan, Telemark, and came to America on “Superb”, which sailed from Skien, Telemark, on 13 May 1849 and arrived in New York on 2 Jul 1849. He came first to Waukesha County, Wisconsin, then in 1853 went to northern Wisconsin and in 1854 settled in Iola Township, Waupaca County. He was married on 25 Dec 1858 to Mary Nelson (1843-?). Ten children. Civil War: Farmer. Age 37. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’2”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Nov 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Farmington, Jefferson County. Mustered 12 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with this company on 28 Aug 1865 at Paducah, Kentucky. Post war: An “Erick Jacobson Dec 1824 – Oct 1900” stone is in Scandinavia Lutheran Cemetery Sect. II Row 17, Scandinavia, Waupaca County. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-4,15; red book vol 49; blue book) (KJR) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (USGenWeb Archives by Geraldine Trinrud gertrin@gglbbs.com) (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-722)

JACOBSON, Hans

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born “Hans Jacobsen Rynning” in Norway. Civil War: Age 25. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 6 Nov 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 2 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Sergeant. Taken prisoner in Battle at Stone's River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Exchanged on parole at St. Louis, Missouri; sent to Columbus, Ohio, still on parole. Sick in Annapolis, Maryland, 1 Jan 1863 and since 25 Sep 1863. Mustered out with Company, 1 Jan 1865, at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Bounty due then of $100. Post war: He moved to Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-5, 79-1; red book vol 20 p 42) (Buslett p417) (Ulvestad p260) (Ager p275, photo; p298) (Meeker) (Wm. Sayles, Belville, Wisconsin)

JACOBSON, Hans

WI 34th Inf Co B. Residence: Highland, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 20. Drafted 10 Nov 1862. Enrolled in drafted militia on 21 Nov 1862 for a term of nine months, at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 2 Dec 1862. Private. “Deserted in Milwaukee, 30 Jan 1863,” reads a report of 23 Feb 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 155-2,3,4,8; red book vol 39)

JACOBSON, Hans C.

WI 49th Inf Co I. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 15 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 21 Feb 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 193-11,13,27)

JACOBSON, Hans L.

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Pine Lake, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born 13 Jun 1840 at Øvrebø in Stendal, Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Oct 1861 at Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, and mustered in Madison, Wisconsin, on 10 Dec 1861. Private. Died at his home in Pine Lake, 3 Feb 1862. Buried at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Stone Bank, Waukesha County. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-6,15; red book vol 20 p60) (Buslett p446) (Ulvestad p294) (Ager p301) (VGC) (Hedberg) “Overboe, Hans L.” “Overbo, Hans”

JACOBSON, Isaac S.

IA 138th Inf Co C. Born in Norway, 1838. Civil War: Enlisted 13 Aug 1862. Private. Discharged from the service 24 Apr 1863. Post war: The 1890 Veterans and Widows Census shows him living near Alexandria in La Grand township, Douglas County, Minnesota. Sources: (DCHS 1890 Veterans Census card file)

JACOBSON, Iver

WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Hartland Township, Freeborn County, Minnesota. Born in Hadeland, Norway, on 25 Jul 1835, son of Jacob and Kari (Crippen) Sorlie. Came to America in 1853 to Wisconsin. Moved to Minnesota in 1859. Married 26 Sep 1859 to Mary Olson. 13 children. Civil War: Age 26. Enlisted for three years on 24 Nov 1861 in Freeborn County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 11 Feb 1862. Private. Took part in the battles at Perryville, Kentucky, and Stone’s River, Tennessee. Seriously wounded at Stone's River, 31 Dec 1862, and sent to hospitals in Nashville, Tennessee, and New Albany, Indiana. Discharged from the service for disability due to his wounds at Louisville, Kentucky, 13 May 1863. Post war: Crippled for the rest of his life. Granted a pension of $6 a month because of gun shot wounds to his left thigh and leg. Died in 1916. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-12; red book vol 20 p146) (Buslett p628) (Ulvestad p294,333) (Ager p318) (FCHS - Albert Lea GAR records) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota) “Sorlie, Iver”

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 44. A sailor. Brown eyes, gray hair, ruddy complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Aug 1862 at Milwaukee. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100. Private. Wounded at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863, and sent to hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and then north to Harvey Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. Discharged from the service from there because of his wounds on 20 Sep 1864. Post war: Lived in Vernon County, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-15; red book vol 20 p 32) (Quiner p 625) (Buslett p385) (Ulvestad p294) (RWV p809)

JACOBSON, Jacob

IL 44th Inf Co B. Residence: (looks like Eastersen), Livingston County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 24 Sep 1864 at Springfield, Illinois. Mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 15 Jun 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel 4 p61)

JACOBSON, Jacob

IL 53rd Inf Co C. Residence: Ottawa, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, black hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Jan 1862 at Ottawa. Mustered there on 1 (sic) Jan 1862. Private. Re-enlisted as a Veteran on 21 Jan 1864 at Hebron, Mississippi. Re-mustered there on 7 Mar 1864. Mustered out 22 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel 5 p14)

JACOBSON, Jacob

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co B. Residence: Nevada, Mower County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enrolled 28 Sep 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Transferred to Company E. Discharged from the service while absent from E Company on order of 26 Jun 1865, from the War Department. Sources: (MINN p576,591) (MCIW p617,624)

JACOBSON, Jacob

See JACKSON, Jacob

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 4th Cav Co G. Residence: St. Croix Falls, Polk County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7½”. Enlisted for three years on 10 Feb 1864 at Columbus, Wisconsin. Mustered 3 Mar 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred from Company M to Company G on 22 Aug 1865, but never reported. Mustered out 10 Jul 1865 by order of the Surgeon General. Sources: (WHS red book vol 4b p184, p314) [Co M listing shows residence as Elta, Dodge County, Wisconsin.]

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 46th Inf Co A. Residence: York, Green County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Sylvester, Green County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 43. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’5½”. Enlisted for one year on 11 Feb 1865 at Monroe, Green County, and mustered 16 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-2,17; red book vol 51)

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 28th Inf Co H. Civil War: Enlisted 21 Aug 1862. Corporal. Discharged 23 Aug 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Linden, Brown County, Minnesota. Sources: (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 45th Inf Co F. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Decatur, Green County. Born in Norway. Civil War: A Soldier. Age 44. Married. Blue eyes, gray hair, fair complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there the next day. Bounty $100. Private. Post war: Granted a pension of $8 a month because of a wound in his right shoulder. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-7,8; red book vol 50) (“Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883 (living in Wisconsin)”, Park Genealogical Books, Roseville, Minnesota, publ. 1998.)

JACOBSON, Jacob

WI 27th Inf Co I. Residence: Port Washington, Ozaukee County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Nov 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Dec 1862 at Milwaukee. Bounty $100, $75 still due at muster out. Private. Mustered out 29 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, Texas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 130-11)

JACOBSON, Jacob B.

IA 32nd Inf Co K. Residence: Story City, Iowa. Born in Kvitingso near Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Age 40. Enlisted 12 Aug 1862. Mustered 3 Sep 1862. Private. Mustered out 24 Aug 1865, at Clinton, Iowa. Post war: Died at Roland, Iowa (before 1907) Sources: (ISW-V p76) (Ulvestad p294)

JACOBSON, Jacob L.

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born December 1831 in Siljan, Telemark, Norway, a son of Lars Jacobson and Ingebert Larson. Civil War: Age 29. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 25 Nov 1861 at Oconomowoc, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 10 Dec 1861. Private. Left sick at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Sick in hospital at Iuka, Mississippi, 21 Aug 1862. Missing in action during the battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863, but came back to duty soon. With provisional transport from Stevenson on 13 Oct 1863. Was sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Transferred to the 68th Indiana Regiment on 1 Feb 1864. Returned to Company D on 2 Apr 1864. Wounded in his left shoulder during the Battle of New Hope Church, Georgia, 27 May 1864, and was sent to hospital in Chattanooga. Mustered out with Company on 13 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga. Is entered on the Roll of Honor for the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps. Post war: Died 16 Jun 1892. Buried at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Stone Bank, Waukesha County. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-6, 78-3; red book vol 20 p60) (Quiner p 629) (Buslett p446) (Ulvestad p294) (Ager p301) (Meeker) (VGC cemetery file) (Hedberg)

JACOBSON, Jens

WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Bath township, Freeborn County, Minnesota. Born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway. Civil War: Age 38. Married. Blue eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’11”. Farmer. Enlisted for three years on 25 Nov 1861 in Freeborn County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 11 Feb 1862. Designated Sergeant on 1 Feb 1862. Reduced to ranks. Taken prisoner at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863. Died of Chronic Diarrhea in Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia, 16 Feb 1864. Buried in National Cemetery at Danville, Virginia. He is entered on the Roll of Honor for the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-12,18; red book vol 20 p140) (Buslett p628) (Ulvestad p260) (Ager p318) (FCHS)

JACOBSON, John

IA 2nd Inf Co E. Residence: Lockridge, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 39. Enlisted 12 Mar 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Transferred to the IA 2nd & 3rd Consolidated Inf Co E. Mustered out 12 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-I cd p25, p45)

JACOBSON, John

WI 27th Inf. Civil War: Enlisted 19 Jul 1864. Private. “Never joined”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 131-3)

JACOBSON, John

MN Civil War: Enlisted in his upper 20s. Private. Killed at Gettysburg. Sources: (Gordon Jacobson, Shoreview, Minnesota)

JACOBSON, John

MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Newburg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 28. Enrolled 21 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 Newburg. Sources: (MINN p341) (MCIW p378) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p150)

JACOBSON, John

MN 1st Battalion Inf Co F. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 36. Enrolled 22 Mar 1865. Mustered 23 Mar 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 14 Jul 1865. Sources: (MINN p554) (MCIW p74)

JACOBSON, John

WI 2nd Inf Co G. Residence: Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Bookbinder. Age 25. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9¾”. Enlisted for three years on 19 Apr 1861 at Portage. Mustered 11 Jun 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Deserted 4 Apr 1862. Sources: (WHS red book vol 8)

JACOBSON, John

WI 22nd Inf Co B. Residence: Plymouth, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 19. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’3”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Beloit, Wisconsin. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Killed in action at Peach Tree Creek on 20 Jul 1864. Shot in the head. “He stood beside me when a bullet struck him in the head and he died instantly”, wrote Thomas Simonson. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-14; red book vol 27) (Quiner p 704) (Letter from soldier Thomas Simonson, translated by Dorothy Simonson Sanders, 1986, publ. in “Numedalslaget Aarbog” p56)

JACOBSON, John M.

IA 3rd Inf Co D. Residence: Madison Township, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Enlisted 20 May 1861. Mustered 8 Jun 1861. Private. Died of typhoid fever on 23 Sep 1861 at Cameron, Missouri. Sources: (ISW-I p343) (Decorah Republican, 27 Jul 1865)

JACOBSON, Lewis

WI 1st Cav Co B. Residence: Rosendale, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 22. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’3”. Enlisted for one year on 31 Aug 1864 at Fond du Lac. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Recruit. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 202-4)

JACOBSON, Madey

MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Newburg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born “Mads Jacobsen” in Fjelberg, Hordaland, Norway, son of Lars Jakobsen Aashem and Siri Madsdatter Sydnæs. He came to America with his parents and three siblings on “Kong Sverre”, which sailed from Bergen aboiut 11 May 1847 and arrived in New York on 21 Jun 1847. They came to Canton Township, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled 30 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Recruit. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 16 Aug 1865. Post war: Married in 1886 to Anne. In 1890, they were living in Newburg. Sources: (MINN p342) (MCIW p378) (Ulvestad p294) (Naeseth ’47-350) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p150) “Sydnæs, Mads Larsen” “Jacobson, Mads”

JACOBSON, Martin

WI 18th Inf Co E. Residence: Clark’s Mills, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 39. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’11”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Cato, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 2 Jun 1865. Post war: Buried at Gjerpen, Valders, Wisconsin; stone reads “16 Oct 1825 – 1 Mar 1882”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-11; red book vol 23) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg)

JACOBSON, Neils

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co G. Residence: Watertown, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 29. Enrolled 6 Feb 1865. Mustered 14 Feb 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 27 Sep 1865. Sources: (MINN p599) (MCIW p628)

JACOBSON, Nels

WI 10th Inf Co G. Residence: Springfield, Jackson County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’4½”. Enlisted for three years on 7 Sep 1861 at Black River Falls, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Oct 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Died of disease on 6 Apr 1862 at Racine (Rochester?), Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 48-9,15; red book vol 15) (WLCW p49) (Love p 1073)

JACOBSON, Nelse

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 43. Married. Blue eyes, blond hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. In hospital at Tullahoma, Tennessee, from 4 Jul 1865 to at least the end of the month. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5,15; red book vol 52)

JACOBSON, Niels

IA 6th Cav Co D. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 11 Oct 1862. Mustered 11 Oct 1862. Private. Promoted Corporal 1 Jul 1865. Mustered out 17 Oct 1865, Sioux City, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-IV p1183)

JACOBSON, Ole

See JACOBONE, Ole

JACOBSON, Ole

MN 2nd Inf Co E. Residence: Norway, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Substitute. Mustered 13 Oct 1864. Private. Discharged from the service 27 Jul 1865. Sources: (MINN p84) (“History of Fillmore County, publ. 1912, p 146)

JACOBSON, Ole

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Married. Blue eyes, blond hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 4 Feb 1865 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5; red book vol 52)

JACOBSON, Ole

WI 13th Inf Co H. Residence: Sugar Creek, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Born 26 Apr 1838 in Hyrssen Sogn (looks like), Gjerpen, Telemark, Norway, son of Jacob Torstensen Brandsæter and Maren Margrethe Larsdatter. He came to America at age 9 as Ola Thosseg, traveling with his parents and two brothers on “Jupiter” which arrived in Boston on 9 Aug 1847. They came to Sugar Creek Township, Walworth County. Civil War: Age 23. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Oct 1861 at Whitewater, Wisconsin. Mustered 2 Nov 1861 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Appointed Corporal on 4 Nov 1861. Re-enlisted 6 Feb 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee. Promoted to Sergeant on 7 Nov 1864. Appointed First Sergeant on 1 May 1865. Post war: Married Anne Jørgensdatter Nelson. Six children. Ole died 27 Jan 1912, Anne on 8 Jan 1927, and both are buried in Sugar Creek Lutheran Cemetery at Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 64-10; red book vol 18, p150) (Naeseth ’47-289) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg) “Brandsaeter, Ole Jacobsen”

JACOBSON, Ole

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: New Lisbon, Juneau County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Dec 1861 at New Lisbon, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 11 Jan 1862. Private. Promoted to Corporal on 1 Dec 1862. Was guard with the baggage train on 18 Aug 1862. Wounded and taken prisoner in Battle of Stone's River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Returned to Company D on 10 Jan 1863. Taken prisoner at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863. Sent to Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia, and then to Andersonville Prison, Georgia, where he died on 15 Jun 1864, of diarrhea. Buried in Andersonville National Cemetery; grave 2003. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-6, 78-3, 259-2; red book vol 20 p56) (Buslett p447) (Ager p301) (Ulvestad p263) (GPO p105) (“Prisoners who died at Andersonville Prison” Atwater List, publ 1865)

JACOBSON, Ole, Jr.

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co L. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 38. Enrolled 13 Feb 1865. Mustered 15 Feb 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 27 Sep 1865. Sources: (MINN p616) (MCIW p636)

JACOBSON, Peter

MI 14th Inf Co B. Civil War: Private. Sources: (RUS p 214)

JACOBSON, Peter

WI 52nd Inf Co E. Residence: Port Washington, Ozaukee County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Mar 1865 at Port Washington. Mustered 4 Apr 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Detailed as clerk at Pleasant Hill, Missouri, 26 May 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 200-6,9)

JACOBSON, Peter

MI 21st Inf Co I. Civil War: Private. Sources: (RUS p 214)

JACOBSON, Peter

IL 138th Inf Co F. Residence: Pontiac, Livingston County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for 100 days on 7 May 1864 at Pontiac. Mustered 21 Jun 1864 at Quincy, Illinois. Private. Mustered out with his Company on 14 Oct 1864 at Springfield, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 11 p71)

JACOBSON, Peter O.

WI 23rd Inf Co A. Residence: Dunkirk, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 24. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Dunkirk. Mustered 25 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 3 Jun 1865 at Mobile, Alabama. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13; red book vol 28)

JACOBSON, Solomon

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 32. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Dec 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick in Chattanooga, 28 Nov 1863. Sick in New Albany, Indiana, 6 Jan 1864 and for some time after. Sick in Louisville 1 Jun 1864. Sick in the camp hospital 6 Jun 1864. Mustered out 30 Jan 1865, at Madison, Wisconsin, his term of service having expired. Balance of bounty due then was $100. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-5, 79-1; red book vol 20 p 46) (Buslett p417) (Ager p298) “Jacobson, Salomon”

JACOBSON, Soren

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 35. Married. Blue eyes, black hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Died of inflammation of the lungs on 12 Apr 1865 in the General Hospital at Tullahoma, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5,16; red book vol 52) (Love p1121)

JACOBSON, Thomas

IA 6th Cav Co K. Residence: Central City, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 38. Enlisted 25 Oct 1862. Mustered 10 Nov 1862. Private. Mustered out 17 Oct 1865, Sioux City, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-IV p1184)