Lincoln was born and raised in Davis County and graduated from Davis County High School. He and his wife Josie have two sons. He has been involved with the family farming operations and currently runs his own cow herd. In March 2008 he attended the Missouri Auction School and currently operates Lynch Boys Auction Service. Lincoln obtained his real estate license in January 2010. He is also a Certified Negotiation Expert. Lincoln also does Farm Management services as well.