Tag Archives: President Lincoln

They Lived Near: Abraham Lincoln

Since yesterday was Lincoln’s Birthday I was thinking about some of my ancestors who lived near the Lincoln family when Abraham was born. I decided to make the first entry in a new series of posts titled They Lived Near:. … Continue reading

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Lincoln’s Birthday V

February 12 is Lincoln’s Birthday. Abraham Lincoln was born in 1809, so it has now been 212 years since his birth. Where and where Lincoln’s Birthday is celebrated is getting more complicated over time. Here in California some public institutions … Continue reading

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