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Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Lincoln Descendants

 
 
The Lincoln Descendants Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 17, 2011
1. The Lincoln Descendants Marker
Inscription.
Abraham Lincoln • 1809 - 1865 • age 56
Mary Todd Lincoln • 1818 - 1882 • age 63

Lincoln children
Robert Todd • 1843 - 1926 • age 82
Edward Baker • 1846 - 1850 • age 3 (consumption)
William Wallace • 1850 - 1862 • age 11 (tphoid fever)
Thomas • 1853 - 1871 • age 18 (lung infection)

Lincoln grandchildren
From the union of Robert Todd and
Mary Eunice Harlan Lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln (Isham) • 1869 - 1938 • age 69
Abraham Lincoln II • 1873 - 1890 • age 16 (blood poisoning)
Jessie Harlan Lincoln (Beckwith) • 1875 - 1948 • age 72

Lincoln great-grandchildren
Lincoln Isham • 1892 - 1971 • age 79
Mary Lincoln Beckwith • 1891 - 1975 • age 76
Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith* • 1904 - 1985 • age 81

*Last direct descendant of Abraham Lincoln


 
Location. 39° 49.373′ N, 89° 39.334′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Monument Avenue and W. Oak Street. Click for map. Marker is in Oak Ridge Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield IL 62702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Grave of Abraham Lincoln (here, next to this marker); Building the Lincoln Tomb
Abraham Lincoln Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 17, 2011
2. Abraham Lincoln Sculpture
(here, next to this marker); Abraham Lincoln's. Tomb (here, next to this marker); Temporary Tombs (here, next to this marker); Reconstruction and Renovation (here, next to this marker); Some Exterior Features (here, next to this marker); Receiving Vault (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lincoln’s Tomb (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 557 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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