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Elizabeth Denton (Lincoln)

Also Known As: "Elizabeth Lawhorn"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kentucky, United States
Death: Died in Harrison, Vigo, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Josiah Mordecai Lincoln and Catherine Barbara Lincoln
Wife of Thomas Hall Lawhorn and Isom Denton
Mother of Rebecca Elizabeth Hodge; Barbara Barkley; Nancy Denton; Joseph Denton; John Denton and 3 others
Sister of Barbara Crutchfield; Thomas Lincoln; Nancy C. Briscoe; Jacob Lincoln and Catherine Sullenger

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About Elizabeth Denton

Elizabeth Lincoln Denton was the daughter of Josiah Lincoln and Catherine Barlow. Josiah Lincoln was the brother of Thomas Lincoln father to President Abraham Lincoln. President Lincoln is quoted in a remark about Josiah "He removed early in life to Harrison Co., in southern IN, the 2nd county east of that in which his brother Thomas afterwards settled and there died. According to Abraham Lincoln, writing 4-2-1848, "My recollection of what I have heard is that he has several daughters, and only one son, Thomas - their postoffice is Corydon, Harrison Co., IN." Writing later that year, he stated that "Uncle Josiah had three daughters, and an only son Thomas."

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Elizabeth Denton's Timeline

1809
1809
Kentucky, United States
1826
July 17, 1826
Age 17
1827
January 1827
Age 18
Harrison, Indiana, United States
July 25, 1827
Age 18
Indiana, United States
1830
1830
Age 21
Indiana, United States
1837
1837
Age 28
Harrison, Indiana, United States
1839
1839
Age 30
Harrison, Indiana, United States
1845
1845
Age 36
1848
1848
Age 39
Indiana, United States
1848
Age 39
Harrison, Vigo, Indiana, United States