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CIVIL WAR VETERANS
Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin

 


The History of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, published in Chicago by theWestern Historical Company in 1880, listed the names of the men credited to each of the county's townships for their military service during the Civil War. The following is the composite list from all of the towns in the county attributed to the 2nd, 6th, and 7th Wisconsin Infantry Regiments. Names are listed in order by company. Records are presented as published despite numerous attribution and typographic errors.


IRON BRIGADE

Probably the most celebrated brigade in the northern army, the "black hat" brigade, comprised of the 2nd Wis, 6th Wis, 7th Wis, 19th Ind, and 24th Mich infantry regiments, distinguished itself at Second Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg.

SECOND WISCONSIN INFANTRY

Co. A Carn, James Town of Lamartine
Co. A McFetridge, Daniel Town of Lamartine
Co. A McFetridge, James Town of Lamartine
Co. A McFetridge, John Town of Lamartine
Co. A Pierce, Nathan D. City of Waupun, North Ward
Co. A Stranigan, U. H. Town of Lamartine
Co. A Stranigan, William H. Town of Lamartine
Co. E Pitcher, Sylvester City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. K Bicker, Casper Town of Ashford
Co. K Doherty, James City of Fond du Lac, Fifth Ward
Co. K Downing, Charles E. Town of Auburn
Co. K Lichtensteiger, Edward Town of Ashford
Co. K Schmitt, John Town of Ashford
Co. K Senn, George Town of Ashford
Co. K Senn, John Jr. Town of Ashford
Co. K Zernia, Adolph Town of Ashford
Unk Lee, William Town of Lamartine

SIXTH WISCONSIN INFRANTRY

Co. B Kinttel, Adolph City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
Co. C Martifl, John Town of Auburn
Co. D Swift, Jackson Town of Oakfield
Co. E Baldwin, Frederick Town of Eden
Co. E Brown, Edwin A. Capt. City of Fond du Lac, First Ward
Co. E Bulzer, J. L. City of Fond du Lac, First Ward
Co. E Burne, John H. Town of Oakfield
Co. E Deacon, A. J. City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Durfy, Asa Town of Auburn
Co. E Flood, John City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E Gaffney, N. Town of Osceola
Co. E Garfield, Drias Town of Osceola
Co. E Garfield, Max Town of Osceola
Co. E Green, S. P. City of Fond du Lac, First Ward
Co. E Hart, John P. City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E Hull, Martin B. Town of Ashford
Co. E Johnson, J. B. Capt. City of Fond du Lac, Fifth Ward
Co. E King, Francis City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E Krebs, Bernard City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
Co. E Lawrence, James City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Leeman, Edward Town of Taycheedah
Co. E Lefler, Amos Town of Eden
Co. E Lenett, Henry Town of Ashford
Co. E Lindley, Reuben Capt. City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Malroy, N. K. City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
Co. E Mangan, Michael Capt. City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E Mason, J. L. City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E McCannon, Charles Town of Oakfield
Co. E Nutble, Decator Town of Ashford
Co. E Pibard City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. E Reader, Altert W. Lieut. City of Fond du Lac, First Ward
Co. E Seeman, Edward City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Shey, John Town of Osceola
Co. E Shusler, Andrew City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
Co. E Smith, B. City of Fond du Lac, Fifth Ward
Co. E Smith, Guilford Town of Eden
Co. E Spencer, Smith Town of Oakfield
Co. E Stoddard, Jonathan Town of Oakfield
Co. E Swett, B. D. City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Wallace, W. A. City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Co. E Weymier, John Town of Fond du Lac
Co. E Young, Albert W. City of Fond du Lac, Fourth Ward
Co. H Fay, Jacob Town of Calumet
NA Bragg, Edward S. Brig. Gen. City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
NA Wadsworth, Abner H. City of Fond du Lac, Second Ward
Unk Bouton, Charles Town of Oakfield
Unk Woodsworth, Abner H. Musician Town of Oakfield

SEVENTH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

Co. B Cooper, Issac City of Ripon, First Ward
Co. B Woodruff, William P. City of Ripon, First Ward
Co. C Cary, Edward Town of Eldorado
Co. C Coyne, John Town of Eldorado
Co. C Dougherty, David Town of Eldorado
Co. C Le Hay, Michael Town of Eldorado
Co. C McLoughlin, Patrick Town of Eldorado
Co. C Sundry, James Town of Eldorado
Co. F Beaudreau, Francis City of Fond du Lac, Fifth Ward
Co. I Mathews, Harrison City of Fond du Lac, Third Ward
Unk Curtis, Francis Town of Rosendale
Last updated 1/28/1999 This site represents an ongoing effort to collect information related to the history of Fond du Lac County. If you have information to share, please contact Bob Schuster by email at rmschust@facstaff.wisc.edu or at 6020 Kristi Circle, Monona, Wisconsin 53716 (608) 221-1421.