MN 7th Inf Co E. Residence: Newburg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born at Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 16 Aug 1865. Lived at Mabel, Minnesota. In 1890, he was living in Newburg, Fillmore County. Sources: (MINN p340) (MCIW p377) (Ulvestad p275) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (“History of Fillmore County”, publ 1912, p150) “Christopherson, Christopher”