ANDERSON, Ole

WI 3rd Inf Co H. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Born 18 Dec 1818 in Vik, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, son of Anders Olsen Lilleøren and Margreta Anfindsdatter. Married on 2 Jan 1842 to Ragnilda Tollaksdatter Vikøren. They came to America on the “Albion”, out of Bergen reaching New York 9 Jul 1844. They came to Wiota township, Lafayette County. Civil War: Age 42. Enlisted 2 Feb 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Killed in action at Dallas, Georgia, on 25 May 1864. Buried in East Wiota, Woodford, Wisconsin; stone reads “18 Dec 1818 – 25 May 1864” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-3) (WLCW p12) (Love p1060) (Quiner p493) (Naeseth ’44-482) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) “Lilleøren, Ole Andersen”

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