268. Johnson Gaines Greene (William H. Herndon Interview).
Octr 10th 1866
Says — I really do not Know who was the father of Miss ___ Child — Mrs. Jason Duncan: Bill Green & Lincoln used to run the machine. They have Said in my presence that she was a handsome woman — had not much Sensse — had Strong passions — weak will — Strong desire to please & gratify friends — was a good woman. L & Green persuaded Jason Duncan to marry her and move off — did so — Duncan is a Yankee — good man — is respectable — So is his wife & Children — live in Illinois —
Library of Congress: Herndon-Weik Collection. Manuscript Division. Library of Congress. Washington, D.C. 3888; Huntington Library: LN2408, 1:390
1. Date given in the docketing.
2. Nancy Burner.