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The Presidency


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First Lady


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Early Life


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After the Presidency

Abraham Lincoln never left office. He was assassinated in the Ford Theater, but lived until 7:22a.m. the next day. The person who assassinated him was John Wilkes Booth. Abraham Lincoln was buried at Oak Ridge Cemetary just outside of Springfield, Illinois. His wife Mary never attended the funeral. After a while Mary and her son Tad traveled to Europe. After they returned from Europe Tad died at the age of 18. His last living son Robert died in 1926.

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Moore, Kathryn. The American President A Complete History . New York: Barnes and Noble, 2007.
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