Presentation on theme: "Abraham Lincoln By Emily Paton. About Abraham Lincoln Lincoln was born on February 12 th 1809 Lincolns parents were called Nancy and Thomas Lincoln He."— Presentation transcript:
About Abraham Lincoln Lincoln was born on February 12 th 1809 Lincolns parents were called Nancy and Thomas Lincoln He was the second child Lincoln was married to Mary Todd Lincoln. Mary had 4 children Robert,Tad,William and Edward
Early Life He was born in a one room log cabin on the Sinking Spring Farm in Harden County, Kentucky Lincolns parental grandfather namesake had moved his family to Virginia, where he was ambushed and killed in Indian raid in 1786.
Lincoln became president Lincoln was the 16 th president and he was republican The country split in two parts the union and the confederate The union didn’t want slaves and the confederate wanted slaves
Civil War The American civil war lasted 4 years 1861 – 1865 The republican party led by Lincoln had campaigned against expanding slavery beyond the states in witch already existed
Lincoln Dies Lincoln died on April 15 th 1865 He was assassinated in a theatre He was buried in Springfield lllions
A Famous quote by Lincoln One of his famous quotes: “You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.”