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NEWBERG, Hubert

IL 22nd Inf Co F. Residence: Waterloo, Monroe County, Illinois. Born in Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 25 Jun 1861 at Caseyville, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Became a prisoner of war on 19 Sep 1863 in the battle of Chickamauga, Georgia. Held at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (ILSA reel two p 78)

NEWELL, G. F.

WI 15th Inf Staff. Residence: Waterford, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Officer. Commissioned 17 Dec 1861. Assistant Surgeon. Resigned 6 Oct 1862 to become Wisconsin state’s assistant surgeon. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p2) (Buslett p330)

NEWGARD, Amon L.

WI 11th Inf Co K. Residence: Clayton, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 21 Aug 1861 at Neenah, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Corporal. Took part in the Arkansas campaign in 1862 under General Curtis. Discharged from the service 7 Apr 1863. Sources: (WHS red book vol 16, p204)

NEWHOUSE, Allen

Civil War: Post war: Buried at Orfordville, Wisconsin; stone reads “1833 – 1907”. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

NEWHOUSE, Elling

WI 13th Inf Co G. Residence: Spring Valley, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 29. Unmarried. Blue eyes brown hair, fair complexion, 6’1”. Enlisted for three years on 13 Sep 1861 at Spring Valley. Mustered 17 Oct 1861 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 23 Jan 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee. Bounty $402. Re-mustered 30 Jan 1864. Discharged from the service 24 Nov 1865 at San Antonio, Texas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 64-15; red book vol 18, p142)

NEWMAN, Thomas A.

TX 26th Cav Co F. CSA. Born April 1837 in Norway. Civil War: Enlisted for the war on 13 Oct 1861 at Bolivar Point. Private. Transferred to TX 2nd Inf Co G on 15 Jun 1862. Detached to serve on gunboat Harriet Lane in Galveston Bay from 8 Jan 1863 until sometime I Apr 1863. Was in a hospital in Houston, Texas, 16-22 Apr 1863. Later he was detailed to serve as Assistant Quartermaster in the Galveston Quartermaster Department and was there until the war ended. Post war: He was known to be living in Galveston, Texas, in 1910. Sources: (www.borgerkrigen.info)

NEWTON, Dennis

WI 10th Inf Co D. Residence: Big Spring, Adams County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 29 Dec 1863 at Big Spring. Enlistment credited to New Havens, Adams County. Mustered 20 Jan 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Permanently detached by special order of the Department of the Cumberland at Marietta, Georgia. Sources: (WHS red book vol 15)

NEWTON, Goodmond

IL 53rd Inf Co C. Residence: Ottawa, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Feb 1873 at Ottawa. Mustered there. Private. Re-enlisted as a Veteran on 2 Feb 1864 at Hebron, Mississippi. Re-mustered there on 7 Mar 1864. Sources: (ILSA reel 5 p 16)

NEWTON, Isaac

IL 104th Inf Co G. Residence: Mission, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Mission. Mustered on 27 Aug 1862 at Ottawa, Illinois. Private. Died of disease on 26 Nov 1862 at Tomkinsville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel 9 p56)

NEWTON, Knud

IL Lt Arty Henshaw’s Battery. Residence: Ottawa, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Boatman. Age 21. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7¼”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Dec 1862 at Ottawa and mustered there on 3 Dec 1862. Private. Mustered out with his Battery on 18 Jul 1865 at Springfield, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 18 p41)

NEWTON, Newton

IL 53rd Inf Co C. Residence: Ottawa, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Married. Dark eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Feb 1872 at Ottawa. Mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged from the service for disability on 21 Aug 1862 at Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel 5 p16)

NEWTON, Valentine

IL 72nd Inf Co D. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Cooper. Age 44. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6¾”. Enlisted for one year on 15 Oct 1864 at Chicago and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 21 Aug 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p52)