Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Thomas Lincoln” in chapter 1 of John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History:

...n, settlement was slow and pioneer life a hard struggle. So it was probably under the stress of poverty, as well as by the marriage of the older children, that the home was gradually broken up, and Thomas Lincoln became even in childhood a wandering laboring boy, and grew up literally without education Before he was grown he passed one year as a hired hand with his uncle Isaac on Watauga, a branch of the H...
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Thomas Lincoln 599 40 1 0 0 user votes
Old Thomas Lincoln 9 0 1 0 0 user votes
Thomas Lincoln Casey 4 0 2 0 0 user votes
Elizabethtown Thomas Lincoln 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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