First Lady of the United States 1861-1865
Mary Todd Lincoln supported her husband throughout his presidency, and witnessed his fatal shooting at nearly point blank range at Ford's Theater on April 14, 1865. Mary's life was difficult after her husband was assassinated; she suffered from depression and mental anguish, which led to her being hospitalized for a time.
Image: Mary Todd Lincoln in 1846
Mary Todd was born on December 13, 1818, in Lexington, Kentucky, the fourth of seven children …Read More...