Nancy Hanks Lincoln Cemetery
Located on the grounds of Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, Clay Township, Spencer County, Indiana.
1. Lincoln, Nancy Hanks
2. Rhodes, "Mother" Mary E.
3. Morris, Josephus, s/o D.C. & V.L.
4. Morris, Susanna
5. Ludwig, Bertha A., d/o John & L.
6. Huff, Salley, w/o Thomas
7. Hicks, Infant, s/o George II and Nancy J.
8. Brooner, Nancy Rusher
A Foster brother
Mr. Huff (Dora Krause’s father)
Tom Summers (a soldier)
Mr. Huff (Mike’s father)
Truvill’s twin (Mrs. Mary Woods of Lincoln City mentioned this twin was a boy)
Smith children (two)
Mrs. Merrit and child
Cad and Cord Rice’s children
Main children (four)
W. T. Morris, Jr.
Nancy Hanks Hall
The names on this list have been contributed by local citizens having knowledge of the burials in the cemetery.
Did You Know?
In 1900, Robert Todd Lincoln gave $1000 for the care of his grandmother’s grave. This stimulated the Spencer County to appropriate $800 for the purchase of 16 acres surrounding the gravesite. This eventually led to the establishment of Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial.