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Abraham Lincoln

By: Earl G.
Virginia, Age 9

Abraham Lincoln was born in Kentucky on February 12, 1809. When he was a kid he was a pioneer boy. He worked a lot he also moved a lot. Abe went to school when he didnÆt have work at home to do. He had a sister Sarah. In 1818 AbeÆs mother died. His Father then married a widow Sarah Bush, she had 3 children Elizabeth, Matilda, and john.
When Abe was an adult he married Mary Todd on November 4, 1842. He had 4 boys Robert, Eddie, Willie, and tad. He didnÆt do any Major Mistakes But he did do a lot of good things like he walked About 100 miles to give a lady change.
Abraham Lincoln died on April i4, 1865. What Happened was he went to a play with his wife at Ford Theater. An Hour after the play started he got shot by john Wilkes Booth.
We remember Abraham Lincoln because he signed the Emancipation Proclamation And he was our 16th president. Abe Taught me to be honest and nice.