Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

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Abraham Lincoln
1809 - 1865
updated February 06, 2019
Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809. He married Mary Todd. He died on April 15, 1865 at 56 years old.

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Abraham Lincoln died on April 15, 1865 at 56 years of age. He was born on February 12, 1809. He married Mary Todd.
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1809 - 1865 World Events

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In 1809, in the year that Abraham Lincoln was born, on December 30th, Boston Massachusetts banned the wearing of masks at balls. Boston was following many other places - including England - by banning masked balls, which were considered to contribute to loose morals. After all, with masks, you couldn't tell the class of the person or even their gender! The law was extended in 1849 and repealed in 1963.

In 1822, Abraham was only 13 years old when was the year that coffee was no longer banned in Sweden. Originally used as a religious drink in Arabia more than 1100 years ago, coffee was banned in many European countries until the 18th century.

In 1843, when he was 34 years old, on May 22nd, an estimated 700 to 1,000 pioneers set out from Missouri on the Oregon Trail. Called "The Great Migration of 1843", the wagon train often had to build roads or float down rivers.

In 1851, he was 42 years old when from May through August, the Midwest was hit with record rain, causing the Great Flood of 1851. Iowa was hardest hit - the town of Des Moines was flooded and mostly destroyed. Many rainfall records held for over 160 years.

In 1865, in the year of Abraham Lincoln's passing, on March 4th, President Abraham Lincoln was sworn in for a second term. A little over a month later, he would be assassinated by a Confederate sympathizer - 4 days after the surrender of Lee at Appomattox, which had effectively ended the Civil War.

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Other Lincolns

Thomas "Tad" Lincoln
Born: Apr 4, 1853
Daniel G Lincoln
Jun 11, 1918 - Mar 4, 1999
George Lincoln
Dec 18, 1893 - August 1987
Epsom, NH
Harold Lincoln
Jun 23, 1896 - June 1981
Rochester, NH
Abraham Lincoln
Sep 17, 1887 - December 1966
Debary, FL
Martyn H Lincoln
Jan 9, 1918 - Oct 21, 2004
North Easton, MA
Robert Lincoln
Sep 6, 1896 - February 1966
Winthrop, MA
Muriel A Lincoln
Jun 8, 1923 - Sep 13, 1999
Dover, NH
Robert L Lincoln
May 28, 1930 - Jul 25, 1994
Keene, NH
Betty H Lincoln
Apr 11, 1932 - Aug 5, 1999
Candia, NH
William Lincoln
Mar 25, 1934 - May 1964
Franklin A Lincoln
Jan 19, 1934 - Jul 13, 2004
Sullivan, NH
Grace Lincoln
May 13, 1888 - April 1970
Amherst, NH
Fred Lincoln
Jan 5, 1900 - July 1980
Rochester, NH
Virginia D Lincoln
Mar 19, 1910 - April 1988
Exeter, NH
Sally Lincoln
Aug 11, 1939 - September 1976
San Jose, CA
Theodora Lincoln
Sep 19, 1889 - September 1978
Zephyrhills, FL
Edward Lincoln
Nov 4, 1887 - October 1966
Milford, NH
Martha H Lincoln
Mar 28, 1920 - Sep 23, 2005
Brookline, NH
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