Overview of congressional power The deaths of their sons had profound effects on both parents Abraham suffered from "melancholy" a condition later referred to as clinical depression. Later in life Mary struggled with the stresses of losing her husband and sons and Robert committed her temporarily to a mental health asylum in 1875.:341. The United States Navy Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) is named after Lincoln the second Navy ship to bear his name! . . .
. . 1.2 Burning during the War of 1812 Other participants Dickinson signed three of the documents two as a delegate from Delaware and one as a delegate from Pennsylvania.