Abraham Lincoln: Honest Abe And The Great Emancipator

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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth president of the United States, serving from 1861 to 1865. He was often called Honest Abe and The Great Emancipator. Abraham Lincoln is most well known for freeing slaves and stopping the rebellion of the Southern states. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky. His mom passed away due to tremetol on October 8, 1818, when he was nine. Abraham Lincoln’s stepmom encouraged him to read, and he would walk for miles to borrow books. His formal education lasted about eighteen months, at a few days or weeks at a time. Abraham Lincoln married Mary Todd on November 4, 1842. They had four children, but only one of them, named Robert, survived. Abraham Lincoln was

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