When Elizabeth Sparrow wanted to get her pregnant stepdaughter married, she gave 5 gallons of whisky to a castrated man named Thomas Lincoln to marry her. Thomas was a mean drunk and not good to Nancy. After a year of marriage, she began to hate him. She met and fell in love with a man … Read more
An alternate view.
John Wilkes Booth was working with vice-president Andrew Johnson to kidnap Lincoln. All attempts failed.
On the afternoon of April 14, 1865, the plan to kidnap Lincoln was aborted because some of the coconspirators got themselves drunk.
With the war coming to an end Booth went to see Johnson to tell … Read more