Major Figures During The Civil War

By Emma,Samuel,Jaden,and Bailee

Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis was born on June 3, 1808. He had a tough childhood as the youngest of ten children. Davis became the president of the Confederate States in 1861 even though he was not a strong leader. He was put in prison for two years and soon was seen as a martyr.

Abe Lincoln

Abe Lincoln was born in Kentucky on February 12, 1809 , although he came from an undistinfamily, Lincoln worked hard to

Civil War Leaders