Abigail Adams Biography

Abigail Adams was the wife of John Adams, the first Vice President, and second President, of the United States, and the mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth President. She is now designated the first Second Lady and second First Lady of the United States, although these titles were not in use at the time.

Adams's life is one of the most documented of the first ladies: she is remembered for the many letters she wrote to her husband while he stayed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during the Continental Congresses. John frequently sought the advice of Abigail on many matters, and their letters are filled with intellectual discussions on government and politics. The letters serve as eyewitness accounts of the American Revolutionary War home front. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Abigail Adams
Nationality:
United States of America
Religion:
Congregational church, Unitarianism
Date of Birth:
December 22, 1744
Astrological Sign:
Capricorn
Date of Death:
October 28, 1818
Age at Death:
73
Cause of Death:
Typhoid fever
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