Lincoln, Mary Todd

Portrait
Born: Dec 13, 1818 AD
Died: 1882 AD, at 63 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: First Ladies


 

1818 – She was born on the 13th day of December this year.

 

1838 – Nearly 21, she went to Springfield, Illinois, to live with her sister Mrs. Ninian Edwards. Here she met Abraham Lincoln.

 

1842 – She married Abraham Lincoln.

 

1860 – Her unwavering faith in her husband won ample justification with his election as President.

 

1862 – Her son Willie died this year.

 

1865 – Her husband former President Abraham Lincoln of USA was assassinated.

 

1871 – Her remaining son Tad died this year.

 

1882 – She passed away this year at her sister's home in Springfield--the same house from which she had walked as the bride of Abraham Lincoln, 40 years before.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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