Husband of Alice Mariah (Finley) Kaylor (1870-1961). Father of Bernice (Kaylor) Burnham. Son of Sgt. William James Kaylor and Leatha Jane (Ray) Kaylor. Lincoln's father died in Andersonville Prison during the Civil War when Lincoln was about four years old. Lincoln was the only surviving son of William and Leatha Kaylor. He had three sisters: Clarissa (Kaylor) Clark, Rosetta Kaylor and Zella (Kaylor) Roberts.