J. D. Ward to Richard Yates


J. D. Ward to Richard Yates


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Chicago, Feby 10th 1864

Hon Richd Yates


Springfield Ill.

I have the honor to acknowledge the rec't of yours of the 8" inst. asking me to send you the P.O. address of some or our active working Union men of Cook Co outside of the City.

Herewith I send you a list from my private memoranda which I believe contains the names of such as you ask for and I will extend it much farther if you wish.

I remain

Very true

Your Obdt Sernt

J.D. Ward

Barrington, Cook Co. Ill

S.W. Kingsley - P.O. address Dundee

Bloom Cook Co

Clark Holbrook

Josiah Skinner

Thomas McEldorry

Geo. B. James

C. I. Read

Robert Miller

Bremen Cook Co.

Benjamin Cool

Blue Island Cook Co

H H Massey

C R Sammons

Stephen Rexford

Norman Rexford

Bristow Cook Co

J C Outhet

G W Penny

Mr Meacham

Desplaines Station Cook Co

O H Alger

S Rand

A F Miner

Dunton Station Cook Co

W W Dunton

C Hegroin

East Wheeling

George Strong

Charles Vogt.

Elk Grove Cook Co

J M Allen Jr

R M Clough

S P Brown

Evanston Cook Co

E S Taylor

S V Kline

Hanover Cook Co

Eli Whitney

Jefferson Cook Co

William P. Gray

John Gray

R J Edbrook

E Symond

E Goodwin

Lyons Cook Co

E Halton

Alfred Ward

Maine Cook Co

H F Granniss

Lemont Cook Co.

Wm. S. Brown

W R Derby

H M Singer

Leyden Cook Co.

H Brickenberg

H Rosenberg

W Haley

S B Hopkins

Nayesville Cook Co

M. C. Niles

W H Wheeler

Charles Wheeler [name struck through]

Henry Steinbach

W. C. Taylor

Professor Herrick

S D Towle

J.W Scoville

Niles Cook Co

J H Maulton

Henry Harmes

Orland Cook Co

J H Merrick

H H Reed

Palatine Cook Co

R Turner

M S Pinney

L D Castle

Rev. Mr. Halleck

J H Pahlman

Thos Bradwell

Palos Cook Co

Alex Roberts

W Reed

Rich Cook Co

Michael Arnold

H Werner

S D Mills

G R Somers

Charles Wheeler

S.G Resner

C O Wheeler

Summit Cook Co

H H Polk

W. O Heacock

Schaumberg Cook Co

Henry Schidering.


C.G. Pusheck.

Cook Co.

Ward J D.

Chicago Feby 10 64

Encloses a list of the Post office address of some of the working union men in that County

Cook Co.

Executive Office Feby 15 64



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