A young Mary Todd Lincoln - She loved to argue politics and cook, a great combination then. I have a recipe called "Mary Todd Pecan Cake", It has 6 eggs - lots of sugar and pecans - sure is good, was my Dad's birthday favorite.
Abraham Lincoln's son was saved by his assassin John Wilkes Booth's brother Edwin Booth in a train incident shortly before Lincoln was assassinated. See Century Magazine Letter to Editor 1909 from Robert Todd Lincoln recounting the incident.
While Lincoln isn't technically a founding father, he did provide a moral compass that changed the face of America. Abraham Lincoln, the first Republican president. The Republican Party was founded to stop slavery.