Abraham Lincoln

By woodsnj
  • Birth

    He was born in a log cabin. He was not given a middle name.
  • First Family Migration

    Forced to move from Kentucky to Perry County, Indiana.
  • Mother's Death

    Died of tremetol {milk sickness} at age 34. The event was devastating on Abe.
  • Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic

    At an early age, Abe could read, write, and do simple arithmetic.
  • Education

    Abe started going to school when he was 10. He had less than 18 total months of education in school.
  • Second Family Migration

    Abe and his family migrated to Macon County, Illinois.
  • House Of Representatives

    Joined the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • House Of Representatives

    Left the U.S. House of Representatives after 1 term.
  • Election

    Abe was elected president in 1860. He was a part or the Republican Party.
  • Death

    He was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater.