Researcher: Cassie

President: Abraham Lincoln

Born: February 12th 1809

Birthplace: He was born in a log cabbin in Kentucky at Sinking Springs on a farm.

Parents: Thomas and Nancy Lincoln

Siblings: Sarah and Thomas Jr. Then he has stepbrother John. Also Matilda and Elizabeth.

First Lady: Marry Todd.

Children (How many, Names): He had four children named Robert, Edward, William, and Thomas.

Pets (Names and What kind): a Turkey named Jack, a goat, and any pet that his kids wanted.

Political Experience before Presidency: He worked as a lawyer.

President #: 16

Age when he became President: He was 52

Political Party: He was a Republican.

Terms and Years Served as President: two terms and eight years.

Important Events in Presidency: He freed the slaves.

Hobbies: He liked to read and do math as a child an as a grownup he did political work.

Unusual Facts (Likes/Dislikes): He didn't like his feet, they were so big that they stuck out of his bed. Slavery was bad to but he did like to read all sorts of things like the bible and he loved math.

Died: April 15, 1865

Current Age or Age at Death: 56

Location of Presidential Library:212 North Sixth Street, Springfield, IL 62701