Posts Tagged ‘Lincoln family’

147 Years Ago Today

147 Years Ago Today

Today is the 147th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination. Earlier this year I explored the connection between my Rambo family and the Lincoln family. Today I’m not looking at Lincoln directly but, rather, at a few photos related to him. The first and last shots above are from the collection of my¬†grandmother, Dot Holcomb Scoggins. […]


Connections: The Rambo and Lincoln Families

Connections: The Rambo and Lincoln Families

It’s always interesting to map out famous connections in your family tree–however distant they may be. I mark one of those connections today with the celebration of his birthday, Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was born on 12 Feb 1809 in Hadgenville, Kentucky. He became the 16th president of the United States of America in Mar […]