IL 82nd Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 27. Gray eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Jul 1862 at Chicago. Mustered 29 Oct 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Private. Transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps. Mustered out on 31 May 1865 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Post war: Lived in Minnesota. Later moved to Mountain, Pembina County, Dakota territory, in June 1881. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p73) (1885 Dakota Territory Special Census) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, North Dakota, No.123, roll 59) “Jacobson, Andrew”