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U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   Abraham  LINCOLN

  (b. 12 February 1809 Kentucky, USA   d. 15 April 1865 Washington, DC, USA )  
Cause of Death: shot by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater

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Abraham LINCOLN was born 12 February 1809 in Kentucky, USA. Abraham LINCOLN was the child of Thomas Herring LINCOLN   and   Nancy HANKS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Abraham Flowers LINCOLN and Bathsheba HERRING

Abraham LINCOLN died 15 April 1865 in Washington, DC, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

Born at Hardin (Larue) County, Kentucky

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Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894


12 February 1809
, Kentucky, USA


ABRAHAM LINCOLN, the sixteenth President of the United States, was born in Hardin County, Ky., February 12, 1809. About the year 1780, a man by the name of Abraham Lincoln left Virginia with his family and moved into the then wilds of Kentucky. Only two years after this emigration, and while still a young man, he was working one day in a field, when an Indian stealthily approached and killed him. His widow was left in extreme poverty with five...Read MORE...


Name: Abraham Lincoln
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1860
Event Place: Dist No 16 City Of Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 51
Race: White
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Birth Year (Estimated): 1809
Birthplace: Ky
Page: 140
Household ID: 989
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M653
GS Film Number: 803226
Digital Folder Number: 004214993
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1861 - March 4 - Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) becomes 16th President of the United States.

Lincoln's inaugural address was stirring. He appealed for the preservation of the Union. To retain his support in the North without further alienating the South, he called for compromise. He promised
March 4, 1861

15 April 1865
Washington, DC, USA

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Name: Abraham Lincoln
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Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1865
Event Place: Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, United States of America
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Birth Date: 12 Feb 1809
Death Date: 15 Apr 1865
Affiliate Record Identifier: 7376
Cemetery: National Museum of Health and Medicine

"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 June 2015), Abraham Lincoln, 1865; Burial, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, United States of America, National Museum of Health and Medicine; citing record ID 7376, Find a Grave,

Added: 7/8/2014 11:42:17 AM - Updated: 6/28/2015 9:29:30 AM

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