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SIVANSON, Hans

WI 5th Inf Reorganized. Co I. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 39. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 6’ ¼”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Sep 1864 at Wiota; bounty $100. Mustered 12 Sep 1864. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 26-1)

SIVERSEN, Louis

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Montevideo, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERSON, Allan

WI 45th Inf Co B. Residence: Liberty, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 34. Married. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for one year on 7 Oct 1864 at Liberty. Mustered 4 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out from the Post Hospital at Nashville, Tennessee, on 20 May 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-3; red book vol 50) “Siverson, Ollan”

SIVERSON, Aslak

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. “Aslak Seversen Rishoud” was born 26 Jun 1844 at Rishoud, Krödsherad, Sigdal, Norway, son of Sjur (Syver) Asleson Rishoud and Helge Gundersdatter Rodningen. They immigrated to Illinois in 1849 and came to Winneshiek County in 1851. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 6 Jan 1862 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, and mustered on 13 Feb 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. While at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, he developed rheumatism in his right shoulder. Was with the provisions transport from Stefenson, Alabama, in October 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with Company H on 13 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Post war: Married 26 Jul 1873 to Bertha Tobiasen at Luther College, Decorah, by Rev. N. Brandt. They had twelve children. Farmed in Canoe Township, Winneshiek County. They lived in Canoe Township; he was postmaster at Springwater, Iowa. Died 27 Oct 1930, age 86. Buried at Big Canoe Lutheran Cemetery near Decorah. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p120) (Letter, Norman Hjelmeland, Des Moines, Iowa, hjelhawks@aol.com) (Letter, Rosie Goettelman, Decorah, Iowa) (Buslett p573) (DGA) (Ager p311) (Ulvestad p328) (XSS Iowa p705) (Rokke) (Hedberg) “Severson, Asle” “Sivertson, Aslag” “Sivertsen, Asle”

SIVERSON, Gunder

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 2 Oct 1861 at Primrose and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. On 3 Jun 1862, he is listed as having been sick in hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, since 14 Mar 1862. Discharged from the service for disability due to disease at Keokuk, Iowa, 16 Dec 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-10, 77-3; red book vol 20 p120) (Buslett p573) (Ager p311) (Ulvestad p328) “Sivertson, Gunder” “Seversen, Gunder”

SIVERSON, Halleck

MN 2nd Inf Co H. Residence: Aurora, Steele County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Substitute. Mustered 25 Oct 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 11 Jul 1865. Post war: In June 1881, while living in Argyle, Marshall County, Minnesota, he was granted a pension of $6 a month because of a wound to his right hand resulting in the loss of the third and fourth fingers. Sources: (MINN p103) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota) “Sivertsen, Hellik”

SIVERSON, Lorenz

WI 53rd Inf Co D. Residence: Weston, Clark County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’3”. Enlisted for one year on 28 Mar 1865 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. On 10 Jun 1865 at Pleasant Hill, Missouri, he and his company were merged into the WI 51st. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 198-13; 201-5,6)

SIVERSON, Nels

MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 38. Enrolled 15 Jan 1865. Mustered 15 Feb 1865. Corporal. Discharged from the service 1865 while absent from his company. Sources: (MINN p613) (Ulvestad p328) “Sivertsen, Nels”

SIVERTSEN, Amos

From Lyngdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded eight times. Post war: Lived in Larchwood, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Anfin

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Windsor, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 6’7”. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 14 Nov 1861. Private. Wounded and taken prisoner at the Battle of Stone's River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Mustered out on 2 Dec 1864, expiration of term of service. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-15; red book vol 20 p36) (Ulvestad p328) (Ager p297) (Hedberg) (Meeker) “Syverson, Anfin” “Sjurson, Anfin”

SIVERTSEN, Elling

From Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Christiania, Minnesota (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Henrik

Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Corporal. Sources: (Ulvestad p265)

SIVERTSEN, Jens

From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Soldier, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Knud

From Voss, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded in a hand and taken prisoner. Post war: Died in Hamilton County, Iowa (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Martin

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Highland, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Nils

See MOEN, Nils Sivertsen

SIVERTSEN, O. T.

Residence: Blue Earth County, Minnesota. From Flekkefjord, Norway. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Ole

Residence: La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Sivert

From Biri, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Dallas, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Sivert

From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Thomas

Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at Cresco, Iowa (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p328)

SIVERTSEN, Tosten

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Stordalen, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 27. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6½”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Christiania. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick at Helena, Arkansas, 13 Aug 1863. Tosten Syvertsen died of chronic diarrhea 28 Sep 1863 at St. Louis, Missouri. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10,19; 130-10, 131-4; red book vol 32) (Love p1104) “Sivertsen, Torsten” “Siverson, Tosten”.

SIVLE, Osmund Pedersen

See PETERSON, Amund