Abraham Lincoln

  • Abraham Lincoln's birth

    Abraham Lincoln's birth
    Abraham Lincoln is born on February 12 in a one-room, dirt-floor log cabin near the town of Hodgenville in central Kentucky.
  • Moving Day

    Moving Day
    The Lincoln's moved several miles away from Abraham's birthplace to a farm on Knob Creek.
  • Mother Dies

    Mother Dies
    Abraham's mother dies after drinking poisoned milk.
  • Abraham's father re-marries

    Abraham's father re-marries
    After Abe's mother's tragic death Mr.Lincoln decides to begin courting again and finally he found his perfect match, Sarah Bush Johnston.
  • Becoms a member of the Whig Party

    Becoms a member of the Whig Party
    Abraham is elected to the Illinois General Assembly as a member of the Whig Party.
  • Heart Break

    Heart Break
    Lincoln's sweetheart, Ann Rutledge dies at age 22 from a severe fever.
  • Re-elected to I.G.A

    Re-elected to I.G.A
    Lincoln is re-elected to I.G.A ( Illionois General Assembly) and he became the leader of the Whig Party.
  • Licoln marries

    Licoln marries
    Lincoln married a lively woman from Knentucky, Mary Todd. She was born on December 13,1818. She and Lincoln became good friends. Later on they began courting but their relationship waxed and waned, but in the fall of 1818 they became Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln.
  • Becoming a leader

    Becoming a leader
    Abraham Lincoln is elected 16th president of the United States of America
  • Freeing Slaves

    Freeing Slaves
    President Lincoln issues the Final Emancipation Proclamation freeing all slaves.
  • R.I.P President Lincoln.......

    R.I.P President Lincoln.......
    President Lincoln was killed by a man named John Wil on the morning of April 15. America grieved at the loss of their president.