Aberham Lincoln

Xavier Cook

Introduction

"Abe Lincoln was born on October 12,1809 in Hodgepodge, Harden County, Kentucky". "He was born in a single room in a log-cabin". Lincoln had very little formal education". He was so honest, his nickname was "Honest Abe". "In 1860 he ran for president".

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"He married Marry Todd Lincoln.He had 4 children name Robert, Edward, William, and Thomas Lincoln:. A 11 year-old girl persuaded Lincoln to grow a beard. The civil war started April 12, 1861 at fort Sumter in south Carolina just a month after Lincoln took office. He was a member of the Fairly New Republican Party. Lincoln served on the Illinois state Legislature for several terms."
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"On January 1, 1863 Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation. He also pushed for the freedom of all slaves throughout the nation. The Civil war finally ended on April 9, 1865. Abe Lincoln served president 1861-1865. We will remember Abe Lincoln.

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Sadly, "Abe Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes while attending a play at Ford theater at Washington D.C. The next day he died from when he was shot. His wife was very sad when he died. He served president 1861-1865". Nobody knows why John Wilkes did that.
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Conclusion

"Lincoln is remembered for his speech he gave at Gettysburg. Its called "The Gettysburg Address". It was consider 1 Of the greatest speech in Americas history". Its my favorite speech I have ever seen. Lincoln address 15,000 people.

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