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STAA, Osmund

From Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Corporal. Post war: In 1907, he was living in Mondovi, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p265)

STAAL, Halvor (Oliver)

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Jackson, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p330)

STAAL, Hans

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Jackson, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p330)

STAALESEN, Stephan

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Westby, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p330)

STACK, Charles

IL 19th Inf Co K. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 21. Shingle maker. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jun 1861 at Chicago, and mustered there on 17 Jun 1861. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 31 Dec 1863 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Mustered there on 19 Jan 1864. Transferred 7 Jun 1864. Sources: (ILSA reel two p 40)

STACKLAND, Daniel

WI 43rd Inf Co C. Residence: Eastman, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Hickory Grove, Grant County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Married. Gray eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 3 Sep 1864 at Eastman. Mustered 5 Sep 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, paid $33.33. Private. Mustered out 18 May 1865 at Davenport, Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 178-4,13; red book vol 48; blue book 49)

STAFERSEN, Frederik

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

STAFF, Charles M.

IA 37th Inf Co G. Residence: Burlington, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 50. Enlisted 15 Oct 1862. Mustered 15 Oct 1862. Private. Mustered out 24 May 1865 at Davenport, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-V cd p75)

STAFNE, Thos.

From Rennebu, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Prairie Farm, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p330)

STAHL, Oliver

See STALL, Oliver

STALIEN, Lars L.

See SLATEEM, Lars L

STALIM, Lars L.

See SLATEEM, Lars L

STALL, Oliver

WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Boone County, Illinois. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 17 Oct 1861 in Boone County. Mustered 15 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. “Was never reported absent from duty”. Mustered out with A Company, Chattanooga, Tennessee, on 20 Dec 1864. Post war: He lived at Jackson, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p20) (Buslett p368) (Ager p293) (Hedberg) “Stahl, Oliver”

STANGELAND, Ole M.

US 13th Inf. Civil War: Enlisted in Feb 1864; enlistment credited to Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 258-5)

STANGELAND, Peter E.

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 43. Married. Enlisted for three years on 4 Nov 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 2 Dec 1861. Private. Wounded at Chickamauga, Georgia, on 19 Sep 1863. Wounded at Resaca, Georgia, on 14 May 1864. Mustered out with C Company on 1 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p50) (Buslett p429) (Ager p300) (Ulvestad p330) (Meeker)

STANSON, John

WI 27th Inf Co H. Civil War: “Private John Stanson furloughed for sixty days from 27 May 1865 by order of Maj. Gen. Granger.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 129-17)

STANSON, Stein

From Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived in Winneshiek County, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p330) “Steinson, Stein”

STANSRUD, Ole Arnison

WI 16th Inf Co H. Residence: Vermont Township, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 38. Blue eyes, black hair, fair complexion, 5’¼”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 19 Sep 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Injured in a railroad collision at Calhoun Station, Georgia, on 6 Nov 1864, and was never with the company after that. Mustered out 3 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 80-18; red book vol 21 p178)

STARK, Gustav A.

MN 2nd Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Mustered 31 Jul 1861. Corporal. Served in Indian and Civil wars. "Citizen Soldiers engaged in the Sioux Indian war of 1862". The Scandinavian Guards, organized in Nicollet County, 27 Aug 1862, and served in that county 21 days. Captain. Discharged from the service for disability. Sources: (MINN p109) (MCIW p145,807)

STARK, Nelson

IA 13th Inf Co K. Residence: Boone County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 32. Enrolled 7 Nov 1864 as a substitute for W. C. Morris. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 21 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-II cd p140)

STARKJOHN, John

IA 37th Inf Co K. Residence: Davenport, Iowa. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Age 56. Enlisted 23 Oct 1862. Mustered 14 Nov 1862. Private. Mustered out 24 May 1865 at Davenport, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-V cd p78)

STARKS, Edger

WI 12th Inf Co B. Residence: Amherst, Portage County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 5’7”. Enrolled and mustered on 11 Oct 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, as a substitute for David Poe, Amherst, Portage County. Private. Mustered out 16 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 17, p36)

STARKSON, Andrew

Born 1844 at Ringerike, Norway. He was in the Norwegian Navy. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Fargo, North Dakota. Died 1922. Buried in Ringsaker Cemetery, Pelican Rapids, Otter Tail County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p330) (Otter Tail County Historical Society) “Anderson, Andrew”

STARKSON, John

WI 42nd Inf Co C. Residence: Lodi, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Darien, Walworth County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 31. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Sep 1864 at Lodi. Mustered 6 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Post war: Moved from Iowa to Steele County, Dakota Territory, in June 1877. Lived at Traill County, North Dakota. Dead (before 1907). Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 176-4; red book vol 47) (1885 Census, Dakota Territory) (Ulvestad p330)

STARKSON, Nils

See STORKSON, Nils

STARKSON, Sivert

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Cambridge, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born Sivert Arnfinsen Leidal at Voss, Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 13 Feb 1862. Private. Captured by the enemy at Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863, and died of scurvy in a Confederate prison at Danville, Virginia, 3 Apr 1864. Buried in National Cemetery at Danville. Entered on the Roll of Honor of the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p120) (Buslett p574) (Ulvestad p306; p330) (Ager p311) (Gjertveit).

STARR, Charles F.

IA 30th Inf Co H. Residence: Glendale, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 36. Enlisted 14 Aug 1862. Mustered 14 Sep 1862. Private. Taken prisoner on 12 Aug 1863 at Black River, Mississippi. Died of pneumonia 12 Aug 1864 while a prisoner in Andersonville, Georgia. Buried in Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, grave 5410. Sources: (ISW-III cd p93) (“Prisoners who died at Andersonville Prison” Atwater List, publ 1865)

STARR, Peter

IA Northern Border Brigade (State Militia), Co B. Residence: Boone County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 42. Enlisted 24 Sep 1862. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 26 ?? 1863. Sources: (ISW-VI cd p16)

STAUBLEY, Gotleib

WI 14th Inf Co B. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 34. Farmer. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 2 Oct 1861 at Iola. Mustered 30 Jan 1862 (sic) at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal on 13 Nov 1861. Wounded in the battle of Shiloh on 7 Apr 1862. Died of his wounds in a hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, on 4 May 1862. Sources: (WHS red book vol 19, p42)

STAVEDAL, Sivert

From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Rock County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p330)

STAVEN

See EVENSON, Ole

STAVEN, Ole E.

WI 17th Inf Co C. Born 12 Dec 1830 at Lillihaven, Norway. Civil War: Age 33. Enlisted in 1864. Private. Discharged 1865. Post war: Lived in Brookings, South Dakota. Died of senility at age 90 on 27 Jan 1920 in Brookings, and is buried in the Lutheran Cemetery there. Sources: (Ulvestad p330) (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Brookings County)

STAVORSEN (?), Johannes

From Telemarken, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Walworth County, Wisconsin. Dead (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p330)