1809 – Born on the 12th of February. 16th President of the United States of America. 1834-1849 – Member of Illinois state legislature (Whig).1847 – Representative from Illinois (Whig) 1837-1865 – Held private law practice in Springfield, Illinois 1854 – 1856 – candidate for Republican vice-presidential nomination. Publicly argued against Kansas-Nebraska ..
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 ..
US businessman, diplomat, and politician present during Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House 1865, as aide to Ulysses Grant Secretary of War 1881-1885 US ambassador to Britain 1889-1893 president of Pullman Co. 1897-1911 only person known to have been present at the assassinations of three US presidents (Abraham ..
US carpenter and farmer father of Abraham Lincoln husband of Nancy Hanks Li..
US son of Abraham Lincoln and Mary To..
US son of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln only president's child to die in W..
1818 – Born in Baily close to Easton, Maryland. – He grew up fighting slavery in the US years before Civil War. 1824 – Worked for Captain Aaron Anthony. 1826 – He was sent to Baltimore, Maryland to work for Hugh Auld. 1833 – He ..
1818 – Born in Warsaw, Kentucky on the 8th of January . 1835 – He graduated from Illinois College in Jacksonville, Illinois. 1837 – He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Jacksonville. 1842-1845 – Yates served as a member of the Illinois House of Representatives. 1850 – He was elected as a ..