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Tosten H. Dengerud

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
The Scandinavian Regiment

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Name at Enlist

Tosten H. Dengerud

Birth Name

Tosten Henriksen Dengerud

Other Names

Dengjeruden; Tosten Henriksen


24 Jan 1830 – 1919

Birth Place

Aal, Buskerud

Birth Country


Rank at Enlistment


Burial Location

Lands Lutheran Church Cemetery, Zumbrota, Goodhue County, MN


Gro Halvorsdatter Dengerud


Henrik Holgesen



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.