IL 92nd Inf Co C. Residence: Mt. Carroll, Carroll County, Illinois. Born 12 Aug 1837 in Farsund, Norway. Arrived in America about 1851. Civil War: Farmer. Age 24. Married. Blue eye, light hair, light complexion, 5’9¼”. Enlisted for three years on 6 Aug 1862 at Mt. Carroll. Mustered 4 Sep 1862 at Rockford, Illinois. Private. Discharged from the service 2 Feb 1863 at Danville, Kentucky, by order of General Granger [looks like]. Sources: (ILSA reel 8 p46); Perry Adams, San Carlos CA “Christian, Andrew Jackson”