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Abraham Lincoln. By Anders Groves Why was he such a influential president. Early Life. Family Mother Nancy Father Thomas Dad carpenter Sister Sarah mom died - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Abraham LincolnBy Anders GrovesWhy was he such a influentialpresident

Early Life Family Mother Nancy Father Thomas Dad carpenter Sister Sarah mom died got new mother Sarah Bush Johnston

Lived Log cabin as house lived on farm Kentucky

Early LifeAbraham People called him Abe Tall and strong FarmerSchool Very few local schools to attend Did not attend law school

Adult LifeWhere he worked clerk in general storeMarried Mary Todd 1842 four sons Robert, Edward, William, and Thomas

What he liked to do stop and read wile farming

What he did not like seeing slavesElected President of The United States Eleven statesWith drew from U.S.

Career ContributionsContributionsAbe becomes a candidate for Illinois General AssemblyMember of Whig PartyDebates made him famousTaught himself to be a lawyer (studied so hard)Elected President ran against Douglass

Why he was such an influential president?Why he was such an influential president Debates nice told jokes did right things some people did not like slavery like him

About meLove basketball and Lacrosse

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