AD, DLC. The date of the first entry is arbitrarily selected for placing this document chronologically. This record should not be confused with the record which Lincoln wrote in the Thomas Lincoln family Bible in 1851.
 Entered by Robert T. Lincoln under marriages: ``Robert Todd Lincoln and Mary Harlan, married September 24th 1868.''
 Entered by Robert T. Lincoln under births: ``Mary Lincoln born October 15---1869. Abraham Lincoln born August 14---1873/ Jessie Harlan Lincoln born November 6---1875.''
 Entered by Robert T. Lincoln under deaths: ``William Wallace Lincoln died February 20th. 1862/ Abraham Lincoln died April 15th 1865/ Thomas Lincoln died July 15th. 1871./ Mary Todd Lincoln died July 16th. 1882.''