Mary Todd Lincoln (Sally Field) embraces her son Robert Todd Lincoln (Joseph Gordon Levitt) as he returns home.

Mary Todd Lincoln (Sally Field) embraces her son Robert Todd Lincoln (Joseph Gordon Levitt) as he returns home.

Chief Justice Taft, President Harding and Robert Todd Lincoln at the dedication of the Lincoln Memorial in 1922

Chief Justice Taft, President Harding and Robert Todd Lincoln at the dedication of the Lincoln Memorial in 1922

Lincoln and His Family (Thomas, Abraham, Robert Todd, and Mary Todd Lincoln).

Mary Todd Lincoln Generated Controversy and Gossip as First Lady

Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith born 1904 died 1985 last direct descendent of Abe Lincoln

Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith born 1904 died 1985 last direct descendent of Abe Lincoln

Robert Todd Lincoln: the oldest and only child of Abe's to live to adulthood.       As Secretary of War in 1881, he delayed the rescue mission to the Army's Greely Expedition -- a tragedy in which 19 of the 25 crew members died, and the 6 remaining survivors resorted to cannibalism.         Robert was present for both the Garfield and the McKinley assassinations.             And then there's the thing where he had his mother followed and then had her committed...using as evidence the fact…

Robert Todd Lincoln: the oldest and only child of Abe's to live to adulthood. As Secretary of War in 1881, he delayed the rescue mission to the Army's Greely Expedition -- a tragedy in which 19 of the 25 crew members died, and the 6 remaining survivors resorted to cannibalism. Robert was present for both the Garfield and the McKinley assassinations. And then there's the thing where he had his mother followed and then had her committed...using as evidence the fact…

Portrait of Lincoln's son Robert Todd Lincoln

'Living with Lincoln': Rare Portraits of Abraham Lincoln's Family

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