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OLIN, Anthony F.

WI 11th Inf Co A. Civil War: Age 25. Enlisted for three years on 7 Oct 1861 at Prescott, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 52-3)

OLIN, Bent E.

MN 6th Inf Co F. Residence not shown. Born in Kragero, Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Enrolled 27 Feb 1864. Mustered 2 Mar 1864. Recruit. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 19 Aug 1865. Post war: Lived at St. Paul, Minnesota. In 1890, he was living in Newburg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p301) (MCIW p339, 691) (Ulvestad p305) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

OLIN, F. Anton

From Kragero, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Plainview, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p315)

OLIN, James

Born 1827. Civil War: Post war: Died at age 71 in 1898 at Hudson, South Dakota. Buried in Eden Cemetery, in Hudson, lot 72, block 2, grave 4. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Lincoln County)

OLIN, James

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co K. Born 13 Jun 1832. Civil War: Entered service in Minnesota. Post war: Died 11 Feb 1917 in Hot Springs, South Dakota, at the Soldiers’ Home there. He was 85. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose Township, lot 34, block 1, grave 4. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, McCook County)

OLISON, Nels B.

WI Hv Arty Co K. Residence: Freeman, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 32. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’4” (5’8½”?). Enlisted for one year on 1 Oct 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Enlistment credited to Utica, Crawford County. Bounty $100. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 246-1; red book vol 6)

OLISON, Ole

WI 11th Inf Co H. Residence: Port Andrew, Richland County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 6’1”. Enlisted for three years on 26 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 28 Oct 1861. Private. Transferred to WI 11th Inf Co I. Sources: (WHS red book vol 16 p164)

OLISON, William

IL 17th Inf Co D. Residence: Oneida, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 24. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10½” Enlisted for three years on 25 May 1861 at Peoria, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged for disability on 24 Jul 1862 at Bolivar, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel two p 16)

OLIVERSON, Oliver

IL 8th Cav Co F. Residence: Greenwood, McHenry County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Jan 1864 at McHenry, Illinois. Mustered 24 Feb 1864 at St. Charles, Illinois. Private. Mustered out 17 Jul 1865 at Benton Barracks, Missouri. Sources: (ILSA reel 14 p126)