Charles D. Rogers

Charles D. Rogers

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

The Scandinavian Regiment

Name at Enlist Charles D. Rogers
Birth Name Charles D. Rogers
Lived ca. 1844 -
Birth Place WI
Birth Country USA
Residence at Muster-In Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI
Rank at Enlistment Q.M. Sergeant
Muster Date 1 Jan 1862
Mother Sophia E.
Spouse Emma L.
Married On 1866

Charles D. Rogers was born about 1844. His mother was Sophia E., and she was born in New Hampshire. His father was born in New York.

When he joined the WI 15th Infantry, the army listed him as living in Milwaukee, WI, and age 19. He enlisted for three years on January 1, 1862, at Milwaukee and was immediately appointed Quartermaster Sergeant (Sersjant). Rogers mustered at Madison, WI, on February 13, 1862. However, he was discharged from the service for a disability on May 20, 1862.

In 1866, Charles married Emma L. They had three children: Alice E., Fannie, and Ralph. He worked in real estate.

Sources: Series 1200: Records of Civil War Regiments, 1861-1900, Wisconsin Adjutant General’s Office boxes 76-2, 78-1; Regimental muster and descriptive rolls, 1861-1865, Wisconsin. Adjutant General’s Office, vol.20, p.4; Det Femtende Regiment, Wisconsin Frivillige [The Fifteenth Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteers] by Ole A. Buslett (Decorah, IA, 1894), p.332; Civil War Pension Index, Roll #T288_402; 1880 census, Roll: 1437, Family History Film: 1255437, Page: 199D, Enumeration District: 111; and 1900 Census, Roll: 1801, Page: 6B, Enumeration District: 0030, FHL microfilm: 1241801.


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