Abraham Lincoln died “Intestate” (no Last Will).
His net worth of approximately $100,000.00 was awarded to his wife and 2 sons. The U.S. Congress paid his salary only to the day of death.
Last Wills – Abraham Lincoln – Bio
Born February 12, 1809 – Died April 15, 1865
16th President, United States
Last Wills – Abraham Lincoln – Note
Abraham Lincoln is the only U.S. President that died without a Last Will.
It is not known whether this was due to his assassination, as the other three U.S. Presidents who were assassinated did die with a Last Will and Testament.
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