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ROE, John H.

NY 1st Inf Co I. Residence: Brooklyn, New York. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Rygg p47)

ROEN, Arne Johnson

WI 43rd Inf Co C. Residence: Boscobel, Grant County, Wisconsin. Born at Hedalen, Valdres, Norway on 13 Feb 1830, son of John Christensen Stugarden and Berit Olsdatter Öikegaardsbraaten. Came to America in 1853. Married Christine Hudalen. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Clarissa, Minnesota in 1902. Sources: (Letter from LaVonne Houlton, Modesto, California) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A. K. Brenden, Bend, Oregon)

ROEN, Christen Johnson

Residence: Glencoe, Minnesota. Born in Hedalen, Valdres, Norway, on 4 Jul 1823, son of John Christensen Stugarden and Berit Olsdatter Öikegaardsbraaten. Married Ingeborg Börthus in 1851. They came to America in 1853 and lived at Glencoe. Several children. Civil War: Private. Post war: Later lived at Ellendale, South Dakota. (Hanover ?). Died in South Dakota. Sources: (Letter from LaVonne Houlton, Modesto, California) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A. K. Brenden, Bend, Oregon) “Roen, Christopher”

ROEN, Harald Johnson

Civil War: Born in Hedalen. Valdres, Norway, on 21 Feb 1835, son of John Christensen Stugarden and Berit Olsdatter Öikegaardsbraaten. Came to America in 1854. Married Anna Olson. They lived at Glencoe, Minnesota. Three children. Civil War: Private. Was with General Sherman on his March to the Sea. Was in 21 battles and was not sick or wounded. Post war: Died 7 Feb 1873. Sources: (Letter from LaVonne Houlton, Modesto, California) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A. K. Brenden, Bend, Oregon)

ROEN, John Johnson

MN 4th Inf Co B. Born in Hedalen, Valdres, Norway, on 17 Sep 1832, son of John Christensen Stugarden and Berit Olsdatter Öikegaardsbraaten. Came to America in 1854. Married in 1860 to Beate Johnson. Civil War: Enlisted in 1861. Private. Discharged from the service for disability due to illness. Re-enlisted in 1864 in MN 2nd Inf Co I. Served until the end of the war. Post war: Moved to Sauk Center, Minnesota, in 1909. Died there in 1926. Sources: (Letter from LaVonne Houlton, Modesto, California) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A. K. Brenden, Bend, Oregon)

ROEN, Narve G.

Residence: Plymouth Township, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born 26 Sep 1843 in Nes, Buskerud, Norway. Came with his parents and three siblings on the “Columbo”, which sailed from Havre, France, and reached New York on 29 Aug 1846. Civil War: Private. Post war: Became a farmer near Moorhead, Minnesota. Lived in Comstock, Minnesota. Married on 11 Nov 1870 to Gro Gulllingsrud. He died in June 1930, and was buried at Fargo, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p325) (Naeseth ’46-1349)

ROEN, Ole Johnson

Residence: Glencoe, Minnesota. Born in Hedalen, Valdres, Norway, on 24 Apr 1825, son of John Christensen Stugarden and Berit Olsdatter Öikegaardsbraaten. Came to America in 1852. Worked as a shoemaker at Wingville, Wisconsin. Married in 1854 to Beret N. Eggen. In 1855, they moved to a farm near Glencoe. Civil War: Private. Was four years in the war. Post war: He bought land in Todd County, Minnesota. He and Beret had 13 children. Ole died 2 Mar 1903. Sources: (Letter from LaVonne Houlton, Modesto, California) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A. K. Brenden, Bend, Oregon)

ROERNÆS, J. J.

Parents came from Lyngens Prestegjeld, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Ouray, Colorado. Sources: (Ulvestad p325)