IL 55th Inf Co ?. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born “Teis Nicolaisen Solskaar” on 29 Nov 1844 at Lyngdal, Vest Agder, Norway, son of Nicolai Tobiassen Solskaar and Bolette Thorsdatter Daaro. He came to America with his parents and two sisters, Martine and Berta, on “Hercules”, which sailed from Farsund, Vest Agder and arrived in New York on 18 Jul 1849. They came to Chicago. Civil War: Post war: Buried in the Soldier’s Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Sources: (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-1483)