Mrs. Lincoln's Connexions in the Southern Army.
correspondent of the Cincinnati Commercial
The Hardin Relm
who is reported to be moving down Green river
with a force of from two to four thousand rebels, is a son of ex Gov. John L. Helm
, lately President
of the Louisville and Nashville railroad.
's wife is a half-sister of Mrs. Abraham Lincoln
, Mrs. Lincoln
has a full brother, Dr. R. C. Todd
, at Richmond
, who had the honor of being jailor to old Abe's soldiers captured at Bull Run
. Mrs. Lincoln
has also a brother, Samuel Todd
, who is a lieutenant in the rebel army in Virginia
She has also a half brother, Alexander
, who is now in the South
also hunting for his ‘"rights."’ Two half sisters of Mrs. Lincoln
are married to Southern gentlemen, also secessionist.
The younger part of the family, until within a year past, resided on their farm five miles from this place.