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William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik 6 0 Browse Search
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t wife a year until he reappeared in Kentucky at Elizabethtown in search of another. His admiration had centred for a second time on Sally Bush, the widow of Daniel Johnston, the jailer of Hardin county, who had died several years before of a disease known as the cold plague. The tradition still kept alive in the Kentucky neighbod is that Lincoln had been a suitor for the hand of the lady before his marriage to Nancy Hanks, but that she had rejected him for the hand of the more fortunate Johnston. However that may have been, it is certain that he began his campaign in earnest this time, and after a brief siege won her heart. He made a very short courtshcember 7, 1866. He came to see her on the first day of December, 1819, and in a straightforward manner told her that they had known each other from childhood. Miss Johnston, said he, I have no wife and you no husband. I came a-purpose to marry you. I knowed you from a gal and you knowed me from a boy. I've no time to lose; and if
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General Semmes' Georgia Brigade. (search)
Chief Musician D. R. Coleman, Musician J. C. Benson, Musician N. B. Correll, R. H. Galloway, H. B. Giddeons, T. M. Stevenson. Co. A. Sergeant J. M. Misenhimer, Corporal C. W. Youst, S. A. Weddington, Private G. H. Deal, C. A. Erwin, P. C. Earnheart, H. H. Fink, J. M. Goodman, Private G. C. Goodman, J. C. Gibson, J. L. Groner, J. V. Pethel, J. B. Patterson, M. O. Spears, T. S. Shimo. Co. B. Private W. H. H. Bangle, J. M. Bost, Isaac Freeze, J. F. Kirksey, D. Johnston, Private D. S. Morgan, A. W. Neal, H. S. Peatrea, Tim. Reeid, S. K. W. Snell. Co. C. Private J. W. Bullard. Co. D. Private I. Womble, L. Todd, B. M. Harrellson, W. L. Hardey, Private J. Long, N. Lovett, G. C. Powell, K. Wright. Co. E. Private T. M. Faison, W. H. Huggins, J. D. Ireland, J. H. Moseley, Private A. Outlaw, D. Price, J. F. Watkins. Co. F. Mus'n J. L. Benton, Private W. Faircloth, Private J. E. King, J. A. McAlpin. Co. G. Private W.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Terry's Brigade, formerly John M. Jones's. (search)
F. Robertson. Ordnance Sergeant B. F. Brown, Co. A. 2d Sergeant D. H. Crosland, 4th Corporal G. J. Heath, Private Joseph Dicks, W. L. Moody, A. F. Tyler, Private A. P. Ussery, Allen Williams, T. Webb, M. W. Wooley. Co. B. 1st Corporal T. B. Leitzsey, Private M. M. Barker, A. S. Caldwell, detailed Teamster in Brigade, J. A. Campbell, A. F. Corley, W. B. Franklin, detailed Teamster in Brigade, A. E. Hood, J. J. Hutchinson. Jas. A. Lathrop. Private Daniel Johnston, B. C. Lyles, D. W. McCullough, detailed Blacksmith in Brigade, Thomas Odell, J. E. Perry, detailed Wagon Master in Brigade, R. L. Ruff, Samuel Suber. Co. C. Private W. H. Tollison. Co. E. 3d Sergeant J. A. Leach, detailed Private W. T. Cribb, Clerk in Commissary H. Ford, Department Div., W. D. Hays, 4th Sergeant D. P. Hayes, J. M. Leach, 1st Corporal W. J. Woodward, P. J. Roberts, 2d Corporal T. H. Kirton, J. W. Scott, 4th Corporal W