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SANBORG, F. F.

From Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Corporal. Post war: Died 1899 in Goodhue County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p265)

SAND, Ole

MN 12th Inf Co L. Residence: Waseca, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Spanish-American War: Age 21. Enrolled and mustered 21 Jun 1898 at Waseca. Private. Mustered out 5 Nov 1898 at New Ulm, Minnesota. Sources: (MSAW p186)

SANDA, Jorgen

See GEORGESON, George

SANDALL, Samuel C.

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 28. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 28 Sep 1861 at Beloit and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Assigned as Corporal. Died of chronic diarrhea in a hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 27 Nov 1863. Buried in Chattanooga National Cemetery; section D, grave 880. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p98) (Buslett p542) (Ager p313) “Sandahl, Samuel”

SANDBEK, T. R.

From Hadeland, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Rothsay, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDBERG, Gustav

MN 6th Inf Co C. Residence: Minnesota. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 32. Enrolled on Jan 1864. Mustered 27 Feb 1864. Private. Reported to have suffered sunstroke. Discharged 19 Aug 1865. Post war: Moved from Minnesota to Odell, Barnes County, Dakota Territory, in March 1881. The Minutes of the GAR Post 66 meeting of 21 Apr 1903 show Sandberg having transferred to the GAR at Lake City, Minnesota. Sources: (1885 Special Census, Dakota Territory) (GAR Joseph Weiser Post # 66 Minutes, Valley City Historical Society.) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, North Dakota, No.123, roll 59)

SANDBERG, Hans

IL 72nd Inf Co C. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 27. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years in August 1862 at Chicago and mustered there on 21 Aug 1862. Private. Died of disease 24 Apr 1862 at Millikens Bend, Louisiana. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p46)

SANDBLOOM, John

IA 4th Cav Co M. Residence: Salina, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 27. Enlisted 19 Oct 1861. Mustered 25 Nov 1861. Private. Discharged for disability on 2 Feb 1862 at Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-IV cd p172)

SANDBORG, Frithjoff T.

MN 3rd Inf Co D. Residence: Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Enrolled 11 (or 3) Oct 1861. Mustered 4 Nov 1861. Corporal. Promoted to Sergeant. Discharged from the service for disability 5 Jul 1862. Sources: (MINN p136) (MCIW p186)

SANDBORG, Nicholas T.

MN 4th Inf Co F. Residence: Bancroft Township, Freeborn County, Minnesota. Born “Nicolai Theodore Sandborg” on 12 Oct 1831 at Trondhjem, Sør Trøndelag, Norway, son of Nicolai Nicolaisen and Trina. He came to America with his brother on “Embla”, which sailed from Christiania on 9 May 1849 and arrived in New York on 6 Jul 1849. They came to the St.Ansgar settlement in Mitchell County, Iowa, and later moved to Freeborn County, Minnesota. Married Elizabeth. Nine children. Civil War: Age 30. Enrolled for three years on 11 Oct 1861 at Albert Lea, Minnesota. Mustered the same day at Fort Snelling. Private. Treated for brain fever after the siege of Vicksburg. Promoted to Corporal. Discharged from the service on expiration of term, 22 Dec 1864. Post war: Operated a farm in Bancroft Township, Freeborn County for awhile; then a hardware business in Albert Lea. Died 23 Feb 1907 in Albert Lea, and is buried in Graceland Cemetery, Freeborn County. Sources: (MINN p202) (MCIW p233) (FCHS) (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-1048) “Sandburg, Nicholas”.

SANDBORG, R. T.

Residence: Albert Lea, Minnesota. From Trondhjem, Norway. Civil War: Sergeant. Sources: (Ulvestad p261)

SANDBORG, William

WI 44th Inf Co D. Residence: Oconto, Oconto County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Potosi, Grant County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Lumberman. Age 35. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 15 Oct 1864 at Oconto, Wisconsin. Mustered 21 Oct 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Recruit. Private. Mustered out with this company on 28 Aug 1865 at Paducah, Kentucky. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-15; red book vol 49; blue book) “Sundborg, William”

SANDE, Erik T.

Residence: Buffalo County, Wisconsin. From Lyster, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in 1864 in the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDE, Torkel T.

From Lyster, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Urne, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDEN, John

From Tindal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Mabel, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SANDER, Bernt

WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Civil War: Age 35. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 6 Jan 1862 in Winneshiek County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 11 Feb 1862. Corporal. Left behind sick at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Died of disease in regimental hospital at Jacinto, Mississippi, 31 Jul 1862. Buried in National Cemetery at Corinth, Mississippi. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p140) (Buslett p641) (Ulvestad p265) (Ager p319) “Sanders, Bernt”

SANDEREN, Charles

IL 34th Inf Co C. Residence: Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 35. Laborer. Blue eyes, fair hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 2 Jan 1862 at Peoria, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Recruit transferred here from IL 86th Inf on 21 Jun 1865. Mustered out 12 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 84)

SANDERSEN, Knut

From Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in a hospital after having taken part in the Battles of Fort Donelson, Tennessee, [13-16 Feb 1862], and Shiloh, Tennessee, [6-7 Apr 1862], where he was wounded. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDERSON, Christian

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co D. Residence not shown. Born in Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Age 27. Enrolled 5 Oct 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 27 Sep 1865. Post war: Lived at Park River, North Dakota. Sources: (MINN p585) (MCIW p622) (Ulvestad p327) “Sondresen, Christian”

SANDERSON, Kittel

WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born 14 May 1821 in Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Age 40. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 27 Feb 1862 in Winneshiek County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 1 Mar 1862. Private. Sick in Bowling Green, Kentucky, in November 1862. Transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps 15 Oct 1863. Mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky, 27 Feb 1865, his term of enlistment having expired. Post war: In 1886, he was living at Ridgeway, Iowa. This may be the man known as "Store Kittel", said to have come from Telemark. Died 25 Dec 1910. Buried at United Lutheran, Ridgeway. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p148) (Buslett p641; p642 photo) (Ulvestad p331; p333; p327) (DGA) (Ager p283, photo; p319) (XSS Iowa p705) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) “Sondreson, Kittel”

SANDERSON, Levin

From Hallingdal, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Seattle, Washington. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDERSON, S. A.

WI 8th Inf Co A. Civil War: Enlisted 24 Aug 1862. Private. Discharged 30 Jul 1863. He re-enlisted on 13 Feb 1865. Private. Discharged 17 Aug 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Concord, Dodge County, Minnesota. Sources: (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

SANDERSON, Soren

WI 19th Inf Co B. Residence: Rushford, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 23 Jan 1862 at Rushford. Mustered 4 Mar 1862 at Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Deserted at Chicago, Illinois, in 1862. Returned to this regiment on 28 Jul 1864. Was sentenced to forfeit all pay and allowances due him and to make good the time lost by desertion. Private. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 97-15,17; red book vol 24) (Ole G. Hougan’s Civil War Diary, 9 Jan 1863)

SANDERSON, T. F.

MN Indian War: "Citizen Soldiers engaged in the Sioux Indian war of 1862". The Lake Prairie Rangers of the First Sub-district, 1st Battalion Special Volunteers, State Militia, organized in Nicollet County, Minnesota, during the Indian War of 1862. Service dates unknown. Private. Sources: (MCIW p799) (Ulvestad p327)

SANDIN, Charles

MN 2nd Inf Co I. Born in Upsala, Sweden, in Jan 1827. Traveled throughout Europe as an acrobat and contortionist. Came to America shortly before the Civil war. Civil War: Enlisted. Was assigned as bugler. Wounded in battle of Mission Ridge. Married while home on furlough to Sophia Peterson of Red Wing, Minnesota. Post war: Became a rural mail carrier. Died in Soldiers’ Home at Minneapolis on 7 Sep 1909. He is buried at Ashby, Grant County, Minnesota. Sources: (The Ashby, Minnesota, Post, 10 Sep 1909)

SANDSMARK, Aadne

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Moscow, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 56. Widower. Enlisted for three years on 18 Dec 1861 in Iowa County. Mustered 1 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Became unfit for service and was discharged for disability on 16 Jul 1862. The E Company Clerk on 30 Apr 1863 wrote that Sandsmark was “known to have gone home, but no report of his discharge has come to hand and he is dropped as deserter.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p78) (TAR) (Buslett p492) (Ulvestad p327) (Ager p305) (Meeker) “Sandmark, Aadne” “Sandimark, Aadne”

SANDSTAD, Ole

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Kenyon, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANDVE, Mandius

US Army. Residence: Minnesota. Born in Norway. Came to America in 1905. First World War: Enrolled in Aug 1918 at Lakefield, Minnesota. Private. Sent to Camp Grant, Illinois, for training. Contracted pleural pneumonia and died on 18 Oct 1918. Sources: (Rootsweb, Colleen Boose, quoting “Victory Jackson County Minnesota in the World War” by Neulen & Lueneburg, Lakefield, Minnesota p8, photo. boose@redwing.net)

SANDVIG, ?

Spanish-American War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p327)

SANFORD, Albert

WI 11th Inf Co A. Civil War: Age 29. Enlisted for three years on 28 Sep 1861 at Prescott, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 52-3)

SANFORD, Thomas

WI 10th Inf Co H. Residence: New Lisbon, Juneau County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 27. Riverman. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for three years on 6 Aug 1861 at Pine Hill, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Oct 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battles of Perryville, Stone’s River and Chickamauga. Wounded at Chickamauga on 19 Sep 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 48-15; red book vol 15)

SANSON, John Emil

IL 82nd Inf Co D. Born on 4 Feb 1842 in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 20. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted on 14 Aug 1862 at Chicago, Illinois. Mustered at Camp Butler. Private. Wounded in his thigh at Chancellorsville 2 May 1862. Mustered out 9 Jun 1865 near Washington DC. Post war: Married on 28 Oct 1869 to Augusta Wigdes at Ishpeming, Michigan. Died of asthma in Ironwood, Michigan, on 12 Mar 1909. Sources: (grandson Alden W. Allen, St. Paul, Minnesota)

SANVIG, Thomas A.

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Rising Sun, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Born in Lyster, Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 25 Jan 1862 at Vernon, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Left sick in Mississippi River Island No. 10, 11 Jun 1862. Seriously wounded at Stone's River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862, and sent to hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, and from there to a convalescent center. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with H Company on 15 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga. Died in Vernon County, Wisconsin, sometime before 1907. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p573) (Ulvestad p327) (Ager p311) (Hedberg) “Sandvig, Thomas”