Famous People of the Civil War

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Abraham Lincoln

  • abraham lincoln was a lawyer.in 1846 congress passed the Kansas Nebraska act . witch let new territories decide for themselves wether to or not to allow slavery.He was the first U.S.A president to get assassinated.

Wade Hampton

was born in 1818 in south carolina was son of very wealthy family.He ran a plantation in the lower Mississippi vally.And work as several public officers before the war.At the start of the war he personally raised and mostly equipped the hampton legend.

John Adams

John adams was Americas second present and one of the most influential founding fathers.He was born in massachusett in 1785.After graduating from harbor at age 20 and he started A career in law.