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Abraham Lincoln
Sixteenth U.S. President

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March 4, 1861 - April 15, 1865*

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Hannibal Hamlin

Vice President (2nd Term)
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Andrew Johnson

starbar.gif (1814 bytes) BORN:  February 12, 1809

FIRST LADY
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Mary Todd Lincoln

     Hardin County, Kentucky
CHILDREN: 4 Sons
  Son Robert Todd Lincoln vied for the Republican Presidential nomination in 1884 and 1888
MILITARY SERVICE:  Volunteer Scout in two Illinois Volunteer Companies in 1832
PROFESSION:  Attorney
POLITICAL PARTY:  Whig
HOME STATE:  Illinois
POLITICAL OFFICES:  U.S. Representative
NICKNAME:  "Honest Abe"
DIED:  April 15, 1865  (Age - 56)  *Died by Assasin's bullet while in office.
LAST WORDS:  "There is no place I should like to see so much as Jerusalem."
BURIED:  Springfield, Illinois
"With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds."  Abraham Lincoln in his second Inaugural Address

 

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Andrew Johnson

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