Abraham Lincoln

By MasonT
  • Lincoln's Birth

    Lincoln is born on February 12th in Kentucky.
  • Lincoln Moves

    Lincoln and his family move to Indiana.
  • Becomes Postmaster

    Lincoln becomes the postmaster of New Salem, Illinois.
  • House of Reps.

    Lincoln wins the election to the Illinois House or Representatives.
  • Law License

    Lincoln earns his own law license from the Supreme Court of Illinois.
  • Lincoln Gets Married

    Lincoln gets married to a woman named Mary Todd.
  • U.S. House of Reps.

    Lincoln wins the election of the United States House of Representatives.
  • Competing For Senate

    Lincoln competes with Douglas campaigning for U.S. Senate.
  • Elected as U.S. President

    Abraham Lincoln gets elected for the President of the United States.
  • Lincoln's Oath

    Lincoln takes the oath to get into office.
  • Freed Slaves

    Lincoln tells his plan to free the slaves.
  • Emancipation Proclomation

    Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1st of 1863
  • Gettysburg Win

    The union soldiers win the Battle of Gettysburg. The battle took 3 days and many soldiers had died.
  • Re-elected

    Lincoln gets another term for President.
  • 13th Amendment

    The 13th Amendment has abolished slavery.
  • Civil War is Over

    Lincolns hard work payed off. The Civil War is over and the union (north) won.
  • Lincoln Shot

    John Wilkes Booth sneaks up behind Abraham Lincoln and shoots him in Ford's Theatre.
  • Lincoln's Death

    Abe Lincoln dies in the morning on April 15h, 1865