Abraham Lincoln By Sam and Teddy Duarte

Personal

Abraham Lincoln born Feb 12, 1809

February 12, 1809

Abraham Lincoln's Mother Nancy dies 1818

1818

Lincolns father marries Sarah Bush Johnston 1819

1819

Lincoln becomes a lawyer 1832

1832

Marries Mary Todd1842

1842

Son Robert is born 1843

1843

Son Edward is born 1845

1845

Son William is born1850

1850

Son Tad is born April 4,1853

April 4, 1853

Son Edward dies age nine 1854

1854

Son William dies at age twelve 1862

1862

Lincoln shot by John Wilkes Booth April 14, 1865

April 14, 1865

Lincoln dies April 15, 1865

April 15, 1865

Political

Elected to Illinois State Legislature as Wig Candidate 1834

1834

Started Law Practice with John Stewart in Springfield IL 1837

1837

Elected to US House of Representatives 1846

1846

Republican Party formed to oppose slavery in new states 1854

1854

Elected 16th President of the United States 1860

1860

Civil War begins April 12, 1861

April 12, 1861

Emancipation Proclamation passed 1863

1863

Delivers Gettysburg Address November 19, 1863

November 19, 1863

Lincoln appoints Ulysses S. Grant to command Union Army 1864

1864

Lincoln wins second term as President 1864

1864

13th Ammendment making slavery illegal passes 1865

1865

Civil War Ends April 9, 1865

April 9, 1865

Lincon shot by John Wilkes Booth April 14, 1865

April 14, 1865

Lincoln died April 15, 1865

April 15, 1865