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Marker Details

Historical Marker:

Lincoln Farm 1831-1834


Picture:
Image Courtesy of Karen Kruse
Location:
The marker is located southwest of Charleston, on East County Road 330N (Lincoln Heritage Road), one half mile east of Meadow View Golf Course.
Latitude:
39.4205
Longitude:
-88.3458
Dedication Date:
01/01/1934
Dedication By:
State of Illinois

Marker Description:

From 1831 to 1834 Thomas and Sarah Lincoln, father and stepmother of Abraham Lincoln, lived in a cabin which stood a short distance to the north. It was their first home in Coles County, and their second home in Illinois.

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