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Rebekah Flowers Lincoln
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1720
Death: Jul. 20, 1806
Linville
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA

Great-grandmother of President Abraham Lincoln; wife of "Virginia John" Lincoln; married July 5, 1743, then widow of James Morris (with 1 son, Jonathan Morris, born Oct 8, 1739). Daughter of Justice of Peace Enoch Flowers and Rebecca Barnard of Caernarvon Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.Children (all born in Berks Co, Pa,except youngest dau, who was born in Rockingham Co., Va.: Abraham (grandfather of President Lincoln, born May 16, 1744), Hannah and Lydia (twin, born March 9, 1748), Jacob (Nov 18, 1751), John (July 15, 1755), Sarah (Sept 18, 1757, Thomas (Oct. 23, 1761) and Rebecca (April 18, 1767). Abraham went to Kentucky (and was killed by Indians in May 1786, Isaac there "where Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, join" [Tennesse]. Jacob stayed in Virginia (he is buried at the John Lincoln Homestead Cemetery, near his parents), John went to Ohio and became famous as "Ohio John Lincoln" and Thomas went to Kentucky and his offspring to Missouri.

Rebekah's Grandparents Richard Barnard (@1655 Eng -1698 Aston Township PA) & Frances (Lambe, 1654 Eng-1724 PA) Barnard who were Quakers arriving in America @ 1582 from Wiltshire England. Frances (see Find A Grave Memorial # 136362562) married in 1702 her second husband Thomas Bowater.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Lincoln (1716 - 1788)*
 
 Children:
  Abraham Flowers Lincoln (1744 - 1786)*
  Lydia Lincoln (1748 - 1816)*
  Hannah Lincoln Harrison (1748 - 1803)*
  Isaac Lincoln (1750 - 1816)*
  Jacob Lincoln (1751 - 1822)*
  John Lincoln (1755 - 1835)*
  Sarah Lincoln (1757 - 1820)*
  Thomas Lincoln (1761 - 1819)*
  Rebecca Lincoln Rimel (1767 - 1840)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Family Cemetery
Linville
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Kees Vandenberg
Record added: Feb 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34276898
Rebekah <i>Flowers</i> Lincoln
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Rebekah <i>Flowers</i> Lincoln
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Rebekah <i>Flowers</i> Lincoln
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- Diana Carter Bucholtz
 Added: Mar. 25, 2016
GGGGGreat Grandma Lincoln, thinking of you.
- J Hutchens
 Added: Mar. 3, 2016
My 7th Great GrandMother
- Adrienne Bernsen
 Added: Nov. 8, 2015
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