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TOLEFSON, Sander

MN 1st Battalion Inf Co E. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled 15 Mar 1865. Mustered 16 Mar 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 14 Jul 1865. Sources: (MINN p552) (MCIW p74) (Ulvestad p336) “Tollefsen, Sander”

TOLEFSON, Tolef

WI Hv Arty Co B. Residence: Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’2”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Sep 1863 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 9 Sep 1863. Private. On 11 Mar 1864, he was transferred to the 1st Battalion. Transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps at Lexington, Kentucky, on 27 Apr 1864. Re-transferred from the Veterans Reserve Corps, Co K, which was at Evansville, Indiana, by order of the War Department, dated 25 Oct 1864. He joined Co B on 14 Nov 1864. He was sick in the general hospital at Lexington, Kentucky, in February 1865. Discharged from the service for disability on 18 Apr 1865 at Lexington. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 247-3,11; red book vol 6)

TOLESEN, Thomas

Civil War: Private. Lived in Dane County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLICKSON, Bonel (?)

WI 7th Inf Co K. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Unmarried. Age 32. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enrolled for one year as a substitute for Erick Erickson (Enoch Enochson ?) of Webster, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Mustered on 15 Oct 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Private. Was in the battles of Hatcher’s Run, Gravelly Run and Five Forks. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-11; red book vol 12 p174) [In the muster roll of the WI 18th, this name has been red-lined.]

TOLLECKSON, Ole A.

WI 23rd Inf Co C. Residence: Lewiston, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Lewiston. Mustered 30 Aug 1862 at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left in hospital at Memphis, Tennessee, 19 Dec 1862. Discharged from the service. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13,16; red book vol 28) “Tollickson, Ole”

TOLLEF, Knud

WI 43rd Inf Co I. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Clinton, Dodge County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 31 Aug 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 1 Sep 1864 at Madison. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out with his company on 24 Jun 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 178-10; red book vol 48; blue book 49)

TOLLEFSEN, Brynild

From Voss, Norway. Civil War: Private. Lived at Bird Island, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSEN, Knud

Civil War: Private. Lived in Dane County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSEN, Knud

Residence: Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSEN, Osten

See LYKKEN, Osten Tollefsen

TOLLEFSEN, R.

From Maalselven, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Lived at Burnett County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSEN, Sylfest

From Indre Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Lived in Monroe County, Wisconsin. Died in 1901. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSON, Andreas

Born at Ringsaker, Norway, 1 Apr 1823. Immigrated to Fillmore County, Minnesota, leaving Norway 12 Apr 1853. Civil War: Private. Was a prisoner at Andersonville. Returned home in ill health and died 24 Feb 1872. Buried in Union Prairie Cemetery near Lanesboro, Minnesota. Sources: (Letter from Sara Tollefson, Preston, Minnesota) “Lunde, Andreas”.

TOLLEFSON, Bjorn

WI 44th Inf Co C. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Nekimi, Winnebago County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 42. Married. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 29 Oct 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 7 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Discharged for disability on 19 Feb 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-4; red book vol 49; blue book)

TOLLEFSON, Gunder

See TOLLESON, Gunder

TOLLEFSON, Halvor

MN 5th Inf Co K. Residence: Goodhue County, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 41. Enrolled 25 Jan 1862. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service for disability, 21 Nov 1862. Sources: (MINN p270) (MCIW p299) (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSON, Hans

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 37. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at Martell and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Private. Left behind in a hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 21 Sep 1863, where he was being treated for arthritis. Was absent sick from his company after that. Sick when mustered out. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p104) (Buslett p545) (Ager p313) (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSON, Ole

WI 14th Inf Co G. Residence: Eaton, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6¼”. Enlisted for three years on 25 Oct 1861 at Chilton, Wisconsin, and mustered 30 Jan 1862 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee, 7 Apr 1862. Discharged from the service for disability on 20 Dec 1862 at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri. Buried at West cemetery, Valders, Wisconsin; stone reads “28 Jun 1843 – 22 Sep 1910”. Sources: (WHS red book vol 19, p138) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg)

TOLLEFSON, Osten

WI 27th Inf Co K. Residence: Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 20 Sep 1864 at Manitowoc. Mustered 7 Oct 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Recruit. Private. Bounty $100, $33.33 due at muster out. Joined from recruiting depot on 22 Dec 1864. Absent sick in general hospital at Brazos de Santiago, Texas, since 6 Jun 1865. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, Texas. Buried at West cemetery, Valders, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-14, 130-12, 131-16; red book vol 32) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg)

TOLLEFSON, 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 during the Indian War of 1862. Service dates unknown. Corporal. Sources: (MCIW p799) (Ulvestad p266)

TOLLEFSON, Tollef C.

WI 49th Inf Co I. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Mason. Age 21. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 6’1”. Enlisted for one year on 8 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Feb 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 193-11,13,27) “Tollifson, Tollif”

TOLLEFSRUDE, E. M.

His parents came from Land, Norway. Civil War: Private. Lived at Rusk, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLEFSRUDE, Martin

Civil War: Private. Lived in Rock County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLLERSEN, Running

WI 36th Inf Co K. Residence: Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 28. A smith. Unmarried. Blue eyes, black hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 29 Feb 1864 at Eau Claire. Mustered 23 Mar 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. “A No. 1 Soldier. Came to the front with the Reg’t and took active part in every engagement up to June 3, 1864, at which time he was wounded in foot at Cold

TOLLERSON, Targe

WI 19th Inf Co B. Residence: Houston, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 32. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 11 Jan 1862 at Houston. Mustered 4 Mar 1862 at Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Died of disease 11 Aug 1863 at Yorktown, Virginia. Corporal Ole Hougan wrote that on 10 Aug “Tarje Tallefson got very sick last evening. We had to work continually with him to warm up his feet and hands and we had to shake him each minute to keep him awake so that he would not sleep away into Eternity.” On 11 Aug, Hougan wrote “Tarje Tallefson died this morning at 4 o’clock. Diarrhea was the beginning of his sickness.” On 12 Aug, Hougan wrote “Tarje Tallefson was buried in Union Cemetery here outside the Fortress.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 97-17; red book vol 24) (Love p1090) (Ole G. Hougan’s Civil War Diary, 2 Jan, 2 Aug, 10 Aug, 11 Aug & 12 Aug 1863) “Tallefson, Tarje”

TOLLESON, Gunder

WI 19th Inf Co F. Residence: Winchester, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 32. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’7¾”. Enlisted for three years on 31 Mar 1862 at Winchester. Mustered 31 Mar 1862 at Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 12 Mar 1864 at New Berne, North Carolina. Transferred to WI 19th Inf Co C on 1 May 1865. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 97-8,15,17; red book vol 24) “Tolleson, Gundor” “Tholison, Gunther” “Tollefson, Gunder”

TOLLEVSEN, Knud

WI 14th Inf Co G. Residence: Eaton, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 25. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7¼”. Enlisted for three years on 25 Oct 1861 at Chilton, Wisconsin, and mustered 30 Jan 1862 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battles at Shiloh, Tennessee, 7 Apr 1862; Corinth, Mississippi, 3 & 4 Oct 1862; taken prisoner in battle. Paroled. Returned to duty on 18 Jan 1863. Killed in action on 22 May 1863 during the siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Sources: (WHS red book vol 19, p138)

TOLLIFF, Thomas H.

WI 15th Inf Co I. Civil War: Enlisted 23 Dec 1862. Private. Discharged 10 Jun 1864. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Lake Crystal, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. Sources: (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

TOLLIFSON, Bringel

WI 28th Inf Co E. Residence: La Grange, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”, slim build. Enlisted for three years on 20 Aug 1862 at La Grange, Wisconsin. Mustered 15 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132-7; red book vol 33) “Tollifferson, Bringel”

TOLLIFSON, Lewis

IA 9th Inf Co F. Residence: Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Enlisted 10 Sep 1861. Mustered 12 Sep 1861. Private. Died of typhoid fever, 4 Dec 1864, Pacific, Missouri. Sources: (ISW-II p128)

TOLLIFSON, Sylvester

MN 1st Reg Hv Arty Co B. Residence: Highland, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 44. Enrolled 1 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 17 Jun 1865. Disabled due to loss of eyesight. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Highland. Sources: (MINN p577) (MCIW p618) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p152) (1890 Census of Veterans and Widows) “Tollefson, Sylvestor”

TOLLIFSON, Tollif

MN 1st Reg Hv Arty Co B. Residence: Highland, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 41. Enlisted 20 Sep 1864. Mustered 7 Oct 1864. Private. Absent without leave since 8 Jun 1865. Discharged from the service 1 Sep 1865. Disabled due to stomach trouble and rupture. Post war: In 1890, he was living at Highland, Fillmore County. Sources: (MINN p577) (Ulvestad p336) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p152) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census) “Tollefsen, Tollef”

TOLLOFSON, Iver

WI 45th Inf Co D. Residence: Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Green Bay, Brown County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Teamster. Age 33. Married. Brown eyes, light hair, ruddy complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 21 Feb 1865 at Green Bay. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-5; red book vol 50) “Tolleson, Iver”

TOLSTAD, Iver

Residence: Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p336)

TOLSTAD, Ole K.

WI 45th Inf Co B. Residence: Liberty, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born 15 Jan 1831 at Vestre Slidre, Norway, a son of Knud Olsen and Berit Samsonsdatter. Came to America in 1857. Married 29 Jan 1860 to Inge Tostensdatter, who was born 5 Dec 1825 at Snortumseie, Vestre Slidre. Civil War: Age 35. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted at age 34 for one year on 7 Oct 1864 at Liberty. Mustered 4 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Died 6 Mar 1880 at Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Buried in Valders, Wisconsin, in the west cemetery of Faith Lutheran church; stone reads “15 Feb 1831 – 7 Mar 1880”. Ole and Inge Tolstad had five daughters: Berit (Oluf) Olsen; Gjertrud (Knud) Anderson; Inga Marie; Caroline; and Ingeborg Tonette (Edward) Bendixen. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-3; red book vol 50) (Ulvestad p336) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (email from great great grandaughter Gail Ann Riedesel, Davenport, Iowa) (Hedberg)