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Wickersham, Isaac

Born: 1806-XX-XX Virginia

Died: 1880-03-25 Jasper County, Missouri

Flourished: 1842-1849 Sangamon County, Illinois

About 1842, Wickersham brought his family from Kentucky to settle in Springfield, Illinois, where he was a merchant. Around 1849, he moved to St. Louis, where he worked as a livestock trader and ran a livery business. Wickersham moved to Lebanon, Missouri, in 1859 and in 1861 he moved to Arkansas.

Stapleford v. Lewis, Martha L. Benner and Cullom Davis et al., eds., The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln: Complete Documentary Edition, 2d edition (Springfield: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 2009), http://www.lawpracticeofabrahamlincoln.org/Details.aspx?case=139653; Betts v. Auger, Martha L. Benner and Cullom Davis et al., eds., The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln: Complete Documentary Edition, http://www.lawpracticeofabrahamlincoln.org/Details.aspx?case=138210; History of Laclede, Camden, Dallas, Webster, Wright, Texas, Pulaski, Phelps and Dent Counties, Missouri (Chicago: Goodspeed, 1889), 762; Gravestone, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Carthage, MO.