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Abigail Adams

First Second Lady of the United States + Second First Lady of the United States
Female
Born Nov 11, 1744

Abigail Adams was the wife of John Adams, who was the second President of the United States, and the mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth. She was the first Second Lady of the United States, and the second First Lady of the United States. Adams is remembered for the many letters she wrote to her husband while he stayed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during the Continental Congresses.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1744 Birth Smith married Elizabeth Quincy in 1742, and together they had four children, including three daughters: one born in 1743, Abigail born in 1744 and another born in 1745. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1818 74 Years Old Adams died on October 28, 1818, of typhoid fever. … Read More
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