IL 91st Inf Co E. Residence: Lisbon, Kendall County, Illinois. Born 15 Mar 1844 in Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Unmarried. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’8¾”. Enlisted for three years on 11 Aug 1862 at Lisbon. Mustered 8 Sep 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Private. Mustered out with Company on 12 Jul 1865 at Mobile, Alabama. Died 20 May 1897 at Lisbon. Buried 26 May 1897 in West Lisbon Lutheran Churchyard. Sources: (ILSA reel 8 p15) (Rootsweb “Veterans of the Civil War Burials in Kendall County”)