Charles Francis Adams, Sr.

Charles Francis Adams, Sr.

Born: August 18, 1807

Died: November 21, 1886

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Biography: Charles Francis Adams, Sr. was an American lawyer, politician, diplomat and writer. He was the grandson of President John Adams and Abigail Adams and the son of President John Quincy Adams and Louisa Adams.

Source/Notes: Diary entry (15 April 1836), as quoted in The Travellers' Dictionary of Quotation : Who Said What, About Where? (1983) by Peter Yapp, p. 862.

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