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Robert Todd Lincoln
Date: American, 1843 - 1926
Remarks: the only son of Mary and Abraham Lincoln to survive to adulthood; graduated Harvard; commissioned a captain on the staff of General Grant and was present at the surrender at Appomatox Court House; practiced law in Chicago; president of Pullman Car Company; director of the Commonwealth Edison Company, the Chicago Telephone Company and others; Secretary of War under Garfield and Arthur; appointed minister to Great Britain by Benjamin Harrison.