ERLAND, Segnor

NY 194th Inf Co G. Residence: Lockport, Niagara County, New York. Born “Sigve Sigvesen Erland” on 4 Jun 1841 in Skjold. Rogaland, Norway. He was a son of Sigve Torgersen Erland and Lisabet Maria Larsdatter Skeiseid. Civil War: Enlisted 7 Apr 1865. Private. Sent to Harts Island, New York harbor. Discharged with his company 3 May 1865. Post war: Bought a farm near Newhall in Benton County, Iowa. Married Sarah Ann Olsen. Nine children. Sources: (Email, great grandson Brian Erland be4two@earthlinki.ne4t) (Email, Otto Jørgensen “Erland, Sigve”