Abraham Lincoln

What was life for Lincoln in the war

What year did Lincoln work in the war?

Abraham Lincoln was gurated as President of the United States on March 4, 1861, secession was an accomplished fact. The lower South had withdrawn from the Union and set up a rival government. The guns roared first at Fort Sumter, turning back Lincoln's relief expedition. Both sides called for troops, more Southern states seceded, and the nation plunged headlong into Civil War.

why did the people vote for Lincoln if they wanted slaves

Most people voted for him because they didnt kno what his was about to suceed,but when they found out they wanted to kill him that all adds up to him getting killed.

How many states were in the union when Lincoln was elected?

Kansas joined the Union in January of 1861, but its star was not added until the next July 4th. At the end of my presidency, there were 36 states, but only 35 stars. West Virginia and Nevada had both joined the Union while I was President, but Nevada's star was not added until July 4, 1865.

Most people asked who assanatied lincoln

On April 14, 1865, John Wilkes Booth became the first person to assassinate an American president when he shot and killed Abraham Lincoln in his box at Ford’s Theater in Washington.
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