Life of Lincoln
||LIFE OF LINCOLN
Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 near Hodgenville Kentucky, in a one room log cabin. It had a dirt floor and no glass windows.
Lincoln was the second of three children born to Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln. Lincoln's older sister, Sarah, was born in 1807 and his younger brother, Thomas, who died in infancy, was born in 1812.
Abraham Lincoln was the first president born in a log cabin, and the first born outside the original thirteen states.
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