Abe Lincoln

In Autumn 1815 Abraham and his older sister Sarah attend school taught by their teacher Zechariah Rigney who would be replaced by another teacher, Calab Hazel, the following year. When Abraham was 7 Thomas moved his family to South Indiana to what is now Spencer County Indiana (then Perry County.) In 1818 tradgity strikes the Lincoln's as Nancy dies from milk sickness. A year later Abraham's father marries again to Mrs. Sarah Bush Johnson who would bring 3 more children into the family. At the age of 19 Abraham's sister, who married Aaron Grigsby, died during childbirth. The next year Lincoln takes a floatboat trip to New Orleans. In 1830 the remianing

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