IVERSON, Thor

WI 22nd Inf Co G. Residence: Jordan, Green County, Wisconsin. Born 22 Feb 1835 in Lindås, Hordaland, Norway. Came to America on the “Kong Sverre”, which sailed from Bergen and reached New York on 1 Aug 1844. Married 6 Jun 1859 to Andrea Eriksdatter Uggen. Civil War: Married. Farmer. Age 27. Enlisted for three years on 8 Aug 1862 at Monroe, Wisconsin. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Appointed Corporal on 12 Nov 1862. Discharged from the service for disability on 28 Jan 1863 at Danville, Kentucky. Post war: Died 7 Jun 1863 in Lafayette County, Wisconsin; buried in East Wiota Lutheran Cemetery, Lafayette County. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-14; red book vol 27) (Naeseth ’44-748) “Undi, Thor Axelsen”

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