John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

Born: July 11, 1767

Died: February 23, 1848

Nationality: American

Occupation: President

Biography: John Quincy Adams was the sixth President of the United States. He served as an American diplomat, Senator, and Congressional representative. He was a member of the Federalist, Democratic-Republican, National Republican, and later Anti-Masonic and Whig parties. Adams was the son of former President John Adams and Abigail Adams.

Source/Notes: Letter to William Eustis (22 June 1809), published in Writings of John Quincy, Adams (1914), The Macmillan company.
Source/Notes: As quoted in: "American Prohibition Year Book, Volumes 10-12" (Lincoln Temperance Press, 1910), p. 111

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Source/Notes: Epitaph for John Adams (1829), inscribed on one of the portals of the United First Parish Church Unitarian (Church of the Presidents), Quincy

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