Abraham Lincoln!

Background information!

-Born in 1809 in Kentucky

-Married Mary Todd in 1842

-Had four sons named: Robert, Edward, William and Thomas

-Became president on November 6th, 1860

-16th president

-Assasinated at the Ford's Theatre by John Wikes Booth

-Murdered on Good Friday, April 14th, 1865

-Buried in Springfield; Lincoln Tomb in the Oak Ridge Cemetery

Honest Abe?

He was a working at a store as a cashier and he accidentaly gave a lady the wrong amount of change. Then later he found her and gave her the right amount of change. This mighty Honest Abe also made the Emancipation Proclamation. He a speech that freed all slaves except for the ones under Union Control. In the Gettysburg Adress, he dedicated the battlefield to the dead soldiers and for the living soldiers to finish up their job.