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Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln

abraham_mary2_compressedNovember 4, 1842.  Springfield, Illinois



The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet.  Painted by F.B. Carpenter; engraved by A.H. Ritchie,  c1866.   January 1, 1863 Lincoln Signed the final draft of the Emancipation Proclamation.

 Emily Todd


Emily Todd is Mary Todd Lincoln’s half sister.

b. 11 Nov 1836, d. 20 Feb 1930


Mary Todd Lincoln


Robert Lincoln



Robert Lincoln is the son of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln.

On September 24, 1868, Robert Lincoln married the former Mary Eunice Harlan (September 25, 1846 – March 31, 1937), the daughter of Senator James Harlan and Ann Eliza Peck of Mount Pleasant, Iowa. They had two daughters and one son.[9]

Source: Copied from Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia.


Abraham Lincoln in what is considered to be his earliest photograph. c. 1840

              lincoln-and-tad_compressed                                             Lincoln and Tad


Abraham Lincoln at the Antietam battlefield.   The next day, Oct. 4, 1862  his Emancipation Proclamation was proclaimed.


Lewis Powell, a co-conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.  He was hanged in 1865.


payne2_compressed Payne, alias Wood, alias Hall.  Arrested as an associate of Booth in the conspiracy.  Library of Congress

 ford's_theater_1866Ford’s Theater 1866



The murderer of our late beloved President, Abraham Lincoln, is still at large.



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