Civil War Veterans

Friedrich Arve

Private. Enlisted in Company I, Wisconsin 27th Infantry Regiment on 01 Dec 1862. Mustered out on 31 Aug 1863 at DeVall's Bluff, AR.

Edwin Avery

Private. Enlisted in Company B, Wisconsin 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment on 04 Sep 1863. Mustered out on 09 Sep 1864.

Joseph Babcock

28th WI Infantry Co. G Private. Discharged: Oct. 12, 1863, disability.

John Bade

Co. C. Wis. Vol. 16th Regiment Born Dec. 19, 1820 - Died Dec. 26, 1886.

Seba Belknap

Private. Enlisted in Company H, Wisconsin 37th Infantry Regiment on 16 Feb 1865. Mustered out on 27 Jul 1865.

Charles Belknapp

19th WI Infantry Co. E Private.

George Belknapp

15th WI Infantry Co. F.

Henry Bence

28th Wisconsin Infantry Co. G. Musician.

John Blott

Private. Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 23 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA.

Louis Blessinger

3rd Wis Cavalry Co. K Sgt.

George F. Bowers

Private. Enlisted in Company G, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 21 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 23 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, TX.

Lucius L. Bowers

Private. Enlisted in Company G, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 26 Dec 1864. Mustered out on 15 Jul 1865.

George Franklin Bowers

Company G 28th Wisconsin Infantry. Buried in Muskego Center Cemetery. Disinterred in 1955. Relocated to Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha, WI.

Patrick Brady

6th WI Infantry Co. K

Thomas Burns

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 14 Jan 1862.

James Burthrong

Co. C 48th Wis. Inf., died at Muskego March, 1869, age 45 years. Buried New Berlin, Sunnyside Cemetery.

Alexander Cameron

28th WI Infantry

Angus Cameron

5th WI Infantry Co. F

Hiram Claflin

Born Dec. 9, 1817 in West Bloomfield, Ontario Co., N.Y. In 1843 he came with his wife, Sallie Peck to Muskego and bought 80 acres on Sec. 8; built a log house. In 1858 he added 80 acres more.

Homer H. Clark

16th U.S. Infantry. Died 20 Oct 1863 - age 24 years 7 months. First Lieutenant in Civil War. 
Died of Wounds received at Battle of Chicamaugua, Ga, 19 Sept 1863. Died at Nashville, Tenn.

Patrick Conners

Private. Enlisted in Company U, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 17 Dec 1864.

Christopher Cullen

28th WI Infantry Co. G Private. Died March 30, 1863 on Steamer "St. Louis," Yazoo Pass Exp., Miss., disease.

John Cullen

28th WI Infantry Co. G. Corporal

Daniel Donaldson

 

Kury O. Donaldson

 

Henry Draper

28th WI Infantry

 

Nathan Elliot

19th WI Infantry Co. E

 

Samuel Elliott

Shot dead at Chickamauga, and was buried, if at all, by the rebels on the battlefield. Enlisted August, 1861, in Co. D, 1st W. V. T

(Source: History of Waukesha County)

 

Mathew Elliot

Co. E 19th Wis. Inf., died at Muskego August 1884 age 54 years. Buried New Berlin, Sunnyside Cemetery

 

Robert Elliot

Co. A 66th Ill. W. S. S., died at Muskego November 1879. Buried New Berlin, Sunnyside Cemetery

 

Thomas Elliott

Thomas was struck by a Cohorn shell in front of Petersburg, Va., June 30, 1864, died at McDougal Hospital, New York, a month and ten days after, and is buried in Greenwood Cemetery. (Source: History of Waukesha County)

 

William Elliott

William Elliott enlisted January, 1862, Co. C, 15th W. V. I., and was with Sherman on the famous "March to the Sea", and through the Carolinas. He is married and carries on his father's farm; has been Supervisor and is now serving a second term as Town Treasurer.

(Source: History of Waukesha County)

 

Ole G. Everson

Private. Enlisted in Company A, Wisconsin 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment on 21 Apr 1861. Mustered out on 22 May 1862. POW.

John Ferguson

Private. Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 27 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA.

Mathew Ferguson

Private. Enlisted in Company F, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 22 Sep 1864. Mustered out on 02 Jul 1865.

Gustavus A. Fields

Private. Mustered out on 04 Dec 1863. Transferred to Company K, Wisconsin 13th Infantry Regiment on 04 Dec 1863. Mustered out on 24 Nov 1865 at San Antonio, TX.

Charles Finley

Finley spent three years in the Union army, enlisting in August, 1862, in Co. G, 28th W. V. I.; he was engaged in the battles of Helena, Pine Bluff, Saline River, and Little Rock, Ark., and in the fiery siege of the forts around Mobile; the regiment was transferred to Texas; Mr. Finley was confined in the Marine Hospital, at New Orleans; was honorably discharged in July, 1865.

(Source: History of Waukesha County)

John Finley

6th WI Infantry Co. D

Owen Finley

28th WI Infantry

James Fitzgerald

28th WI Infantry

William Ford

Enlisted in Company U, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 17 Dec 1864.

James Fox

Enlisted in Company F, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 22 Sep 1864

Charles Graves

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 15 Jan 1862. Private.

Charles Green

28th WI Infantry

Hamilton Grooves

 

Fredrick Harrison

28th WI Infantry Co. G. 1st Sergt., discharged October 31, 1863, disability

James Hawkins

39th WI Infantry Co. H Private

Johan Hawkins

First Calvalry Co. C.

Osmun Hetty

 

John Johnson

Christopher Kassner

Mustered out on 20 Feb 1864. Transferred to Company K, Wisconsin 13th Infantry Regiment on 20 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 24 Nov 1865 at San Antonio, TX.

Rodolph Kingsley

Enlisted in Company A, Wisconsin 34th Infantry Regiment on 17 Nov 1862. Mustered out on 09 Dec 1862.

William W. Kowan

 

Jacob Kuppers

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 23 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 05 Sep 1865. Wounded.

Patrick Lannon

8th Wisconsin Infantry. 8th Regiment, Company E Pvt. Pvt

Peter Lennert

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 03 Dec 1864. Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA.

Samuel Liscum

 

Frederick Lohmann

Co. H. 35th, died at Muskego, Dec. 13, 1886

Charlie Low

Johnathan Lowe

2nd WI Cavalry Co. B Private

John Malam

 

John Martin

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 24 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA

Richard Miller

Private. Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 22 Jan 1862.Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA.

William Miller

Co. E 19th Wis. Inf., died at Muskego, March 1891, age 50 years.

Joseph Muckey

28th WI Infantry.

Myron Huckey

28th WI Infantry Co. G Private Enlisted: August 21, 1862 Mustered out: August 23, 1865

John Murphy

Private. Enlisted in Company F, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 21 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 23 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, TX.

Frederick Myer

28th WI Infantry.

Henry Nelson

 

Michael Nolan

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin Infantry Regiment on 14 Jan 1862.

William Oakler

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 27 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 13 Jun 1865. Wounded.

Allen Peck

Private. Enlisted in Company G, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 21 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 28 Aug 1863 at DeVall's Bluff, AR.

Arthur Peck

1st WI Infantry Co. D. Enlisted October 23, 1861. Mustered out October 13, 1864.

Charles Peck

44th WI Co. F Sgt.

George Peck

28th WI Infantry Co. G Private

Ramanto Peck

1st WI Infantry Co. D

Frederick Pellmann

Born in 1841 in Germany and came to the United States at the age of 5 with his parents, Carl Lubrecht and Johanna Ludwig Pellmann. He grew up on the family farm in Muskego and at the age of 23 enlisted in the Union Army. He was assigned to the 48th Wisconsin Infantry, Company C. It was late in the war, and his regiment did not see active duty but was instead sent to Colorado to escort trains and mail through hostile Indian country.

Christian Peters

28th WI Infantry

Heinrich Peters

Enlisted in Company H, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 20 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 12 Apr 1863 at Helena, AR.

Knudt Peterson

Private. Enlisted in Company K, Wisconsin 2nd Infantry Regiment on 21 Apr 1861. Mustered out on 08 Dec 1861.

Alandus Platt

Fourteenth Missouri Sharpshooters Co. H

James Platt

Enlisted in Company D, Wisconsin Infantry Regiment on 05 Sep 1861.

Peter Post

19th WI Infantry Co. E

George Preister

Mustered out on 07 Mar 1865. Transferred to Company U, Wisconsin 3rd Infantry Regiment on 07 Mar 1865. Mustered out 17 May 1865.

John P. Roe

Chaplain. Commissioned an officer in Company S, Wisconsin 24th Infantry Regiment on 04 Nov 1864. Mustered out on 10 Jun 1865.

Lars Rolfson

Engebret Rolfson and wife Isabell came from Norway in 1849 with five children - Robert, Lars (who later in life served in the Civil War - 15th volunteer Wisconsin), Brady, Maria and Andrew on the Vesta docking in New York. Two more boys were born to them in the states - Martin and Edward. Brady B:1843 married Martha nee Anderson with a son Alfred B:?. Alfred married Mathilda Bucholtz in 1916 and had three children - Verna, Geralda and Delmer. The Rolfsons settled in Muskego, WI, near Lake Denoon.

Henry Rosenberg

Served with the 6th W.V.I. at Hatcher's Run, Five Forks, Gravel Run, Weldon Railroad and with Sheridan when he overhauled Lee and held him at bay at Appomattox.

John Ross

Enlisted in Company K, Wisconsin 2nd Infantry Regiment on 21 Apr 1861. Mustered out on 08 Dec 1861. Transferred to on 08 Dec 1861. Wounded.

Nathaniel Ross

Enlisted in Company H, Wisconsin 28th Infantry Regiment on 21 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 15 Aug 1863 at Helena, AR

David Savage

Enlisted in Company I, Wisconsin 17th Infantry Regiment on 01 Mar 1862. Mustered out on 03 Jun 1862.

John C. Schuet

Enlisted in 1864 in the 6th W.V.I. and served through with Grant, fighting at Hatcher's Run, Five Forks, Gravel Run, on the Weldon Railroad, and was with Sheridan when he grappled Lee at Appomattox.
(Source: History of Waukesha County copyright 1880)

John Siewenic

Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 9th Infantry Regiment on 01 Oct 1861.

Nelson Smith

28th WI Infantry Co. G

John Sweeney

Enlisted in Company U, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 14 Dec 1864.

George Swenge

5th WI Infantry Co. F

John Swenge

9th WI Infantry Co. E

Emanuel Swinson

15th WI Infantry Co. C

Thomas Taylor

Corporal. Enlisted in Company E, Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment on 26 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 09 Aug 1865 at Richmond, VA.

William Taylor

1st WI Infantry Co. D

Wilhelm Tess

Co. F 48th Wis., buried at Tess Corners.

Carl Linn Torbison

Born Telemark Norway 15th WI Infantry Co. C Coporal

Carl Torbison

Corporal. Enlisted in Company C, Wisconsin 15th Infantry Regiment on 28 Nov 1861. Mustered out on 31 Dec 1864.

John Valier

 

John Vasberg

First Calvalry Co. F.

Andrew H. Vosburgh

28th Wisconsin Infantry Co. G Private

John Watson

28th WI Infantry

Henry Welch

Enlisted in Co. F, 44th W.V.I.; was engaged in the terrible, decisive battle of Nashville and served until his honorable discharge, July, 1865.
(Source: History of Waukesha County copyright 1880)

William Wier

Enlisted in Company H, Wisconsin 22nd Infantry Regiment on 24 Mar 1865. Mustered out on 10 Jun 1865. Transferred to on 10 Jun 1865.

Charles Wigert

28th WI Infantry

James Wilkinson

Enlisted in Company U, Wisconsin 44th Infantry Regiment on 17 Dec 1864.

Thomas Willett

9th WI Infantry Co. E

James Young

Co. C 18th Wis. Inf., died at Muskego October, 1888, age 60 years. Buried New Berlin, Sunnyside Cemetery

William Young

28th WI Infantry Co. G. Corporal