IA 9th Cav Co F. Residence: Highland Township, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born 3 May 1846 in Voss, Norway, a son of Lars and Cecilia Grindeland. Came to America while a boy with his mother and settled in Highland Township. Civil War: Private. He was a cavalryman in the war. Discharged in February 1866. Post war: Married Ingeborg Stoen on 22 Jun 1870. Twelve children. Lived in Highland Township, south of Spring Grove, Minnesota. Died 10 Feb 1933 at his farm home. Sources: (DGA obituary files) (Ulvestad p284)