Tosten H. Dengerud

Tosten H. Dengerud

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

The Scandinavian Regiment

Name at Enlist Tosten H. Dengerud
Birth Name Tosten Henriksen Dengerud
Other Names Dengjeruden; Tosten Henriksen
Patronymic Name Henriksen
Lived 24 Jan 1830 - 1919
Birth Place Aal, Buskerud
Birth Country Norway
Rank at Enlistment Private
Burial Location Lands Lutheran Church Cemetery, Zumbrota, Goodhue County, MN
Mother Gro Halvorsdatter Dengerud
Father Henrik Holgesen
Spouse Moder
Spouse Lived 1833- 1896

Tosten H. Dengerud was born on January 24, 1930 to Henrik Helgesen and Gro Halvorsdatter Dengerud. He joined the WI 15th Infantry as a Private (Menig).

After the war, he lived in Zumbrota, MN. He married Moder and they had a child named Matilda (1878-1906). He is buried in Lands Lutheran Church Cemetery, Zumbrota, Goodhue County, MN.


Sources: Nordmaendene i Amerika, Martin Ulvestad, 1907, History Book Co., Minneapolis, MN, p.276; Gunder History and Heritage, Gunder Community Club, c 2000, sect. 6, p.8;; Aal, Buskerud, Ministerialbok, no. I 5 1825-1848, p.32.




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