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Minnesota in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Henry Hastings Sibley, Governor, Maj. General (USA) (1811 - 1891)
    Henry Hastings Sibley (20 February 1811-February 18, 1891), was the first Governor of the U.S. state of Minnesota. was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 20, 1811. During the Civil War, he was ass...
  • Colonel William J. Colvill, Jr. (USA) (1830 - 1905)
    ) William J. Colvill, Jr. (April 5, 1830 – June 12, 1905) was a Union colonel in the American Civil War who led the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry in the Battle of Gettysburg. He was Minneso...
  • Horatio M. Vaughan (1845 - 1894)
    Birth: Mar. 31, 1845, Canada Death: Dec. 20, 1894 New Auburn Sibley County Minnesota, USA Horatio M. Vaughan was born 31 March, 1845 to Freeman Vaughan and Hannah Jane (?) in Canada. At age 17 he m...
  • Charles Lemuel Dresser (1840 - 1933)
    4th Minnesota Infantry Regiment Field OfficersBaxter, Luther L. Major Edson, James C. Lieutenant Colonel Sanborn, John B. Colonel Thomas, Minor T. Lieutenant Colonel Tourlellotte, John E. Colonel Welch...
  • Axel Hayford Reed-Medal Of Honor (c.1835 - 1917)
    Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about this Ancestor. : Alexander (Axel) Hayford Reed Axel H. Reed was born in Hartford, Oxford County, Maine on March 13, 1835. He was enrolled August 5, 1861, at Fort S...

This project is used to relate all units from Minnesota who served in the Union Army.