Norwegians in the Civil War
STEVENS, Stephen J.
WI 52nd Inf Co D. Residence: Ashippun, Dodge County, Wisconsin. Born in Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 59. Enlisted for one year on 14 (or 20) Mar 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 20 Mar 1865. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with his company on 28 Jul 1865 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Allowed to keep his gun and accoutrements, knapsack, haversack and canteen. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 200-5,7,18) (Allard E. Stevens, Granite Falls, Minnesota) [One sources indicates he had black eyes, dark hair.]