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Browse Last Names Starting with “RYE”
- RYE, Knut
From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Corporal. Wounded. Post war: In 1907, he was living in Omaha, Nebraska. Sources: (Ulvestad p265)
- RYE, Knute T.
MN 1st Battalion Inf Co A. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Enrolled 29 Feb 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps on 19 Apr 1865. Sources: (MINN p536)
- RYERSON, Finger
IA 12th Inf Co G. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 34. Private. Enlisted 22 Oct 1861. Mustered 5 Nov 1861. Private. Discharged from the service for disability 11 Sep 1863, St Louis, Missouri. Sources: (ISW-II p519)
- RYERSON, Joseph W.
WI Hv Arty Co A. Residence: Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Seaman. Age 22. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8 7/8”. Enlisted for three years on 1 May 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mustered 11 Jun 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service at Fort Cass (Cap ?), Virginia, 8 May 1862 for disability. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 246-7; red book vol 6)
- RYERSON, Thomas
IL 104th Inf Co F. Residence: Bruce, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Gismervig, Augvaldsnæs, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 27. Unmarried. Blue eyes, red hair. sandy complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 10 Aug 1862 at Ottawa, Illinois. Mustered there on 27 Aug 1862. Private. Discharged from the service for disability on 27 Apr 1863 at Nashville, Tennessee. Post war: Lived at Pontiac, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 9 p54) (Ulvestad p326)