Abraham Lincoln
by First Name

Profile


Date of Birth: 1832
Place of Birth: Kentucky
Date of Death: 1863
Place of Death: Ford's Theater

Early Life

Abraham Lincoln was born on a farm in Kentucky. He grew up in a family of 56 children. He went to a one roomed school house.

Adulthood

Lincoln married Mary Todd on January 15, 1833. He worked as a lawyer.

Presidency

Lincoln became president when the southern states decided to leave the United States union. The Civil War began to free the slaves.

Citations

http://www.ducksters.com/biography/uspresidents/abrahamlincoln.php
https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/presidents/abrahamlincoln
http://www.ducksters.com/biography/uspresidents/abrahamlincoln.php
https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/presidents/abrahamlincoln