Sarah Bush Johnston Lincoln

Old Woman in white cap and black dress facing forward.
The only known photograph of Sarah Bush Johnston Lincoln was taken late in her life.

Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington Indiana

Quick Facts
Step-mother of Abraham Lincoln
Place of Birth:
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Date of Birth:
December 13, 1788
Date of Death:
December 10, 1869
Place of Burial:
Coles County, Illinois
Cemetery Name:
Shiloh Cemetery

Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

Last updated: August 1, 2020