Abraham Lincoln married Mary Todd in 1842. They had 4 sons named: Robert, Thomas, William and Edward.
I am Robert!
I am William!
I am Thomas!
I am Edward!
Abe was a Lawyer. People trusted him and called him "Honest Abe". Later, Abe was a Congressmen. Abe made fair laws and gave speeches about Slavery.
On November 6th, 1860 Abe was elected the 16th president of the United States of America! People in the North were happy. But people in the South were not. They did not want to be part of USA.
On April, 12 , 1861, a war begun. It was called the Civil War.The people in the North fought the people in the South. People in the North wanted to end slavery. Abe wrote a paper in 1863. It freed some slaves in the South.
Lincoln made a speech at a battlefield in Pennsylvania. It was called the Gettysburg Address. The message was treat people equal. Abe also had the power to just take of his top hat and it freed some slaves in the South!
The Civil War ended in 1865. The North won! Everybody was happy! One night Marry and Abe went to the theater. This man named John Wilx Booth shot Abe.Abe died the next day. Everybody celebrates Abe in February.