ALS, Theodore Roasevelt Assoc. Oyster Bay, NY
 William L. May, Democrat.
 Jesse Kilgore Dubois, state representative from Lawrence County.
 Simeon Francis, editor.
 J. H. Johnson, partner of Caleb Birchall.
 John Armstrong.
 William Fagan, a Kentuckian who settled on a farm near Springfield in 1831, and his two sons, John, who was Lincoln's age, and George, who was a few years younger. Probably Lincoln refers to the defense by Stuart & Lincoln which brought about the acquittal of Henry B. Truett for the murder of Dr. Jacob M. Early on March 7, 1838.
 Salisbury, Illinois.
 Thomas J. Scroggin.
 Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism.
 Evan T. Butler, deputy circuit clerk, Sangamon County.