John Adams

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John Adams

2nd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence


    John Adams

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    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 Feb 1690/1691 
    • Birth Location:
    • Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 25 May 1761 
    • Death Location:
    • Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Hancock Cemetery, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 23 Nov 1734 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Deacon of the Church at Quincy, Massachusetts.

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  • Sources for John Adams

    • 3 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 308.
    • 5 Levin, Phyllis Lee, Abigail Adams: A Biography, New York: Thomas Dunne Books, An imprint of St. Martin's Press (2001), chart at front of book.
    • 6 Lothrop, Thomas J., "John White of Watertown and Brookline, and Some of His Descendants", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 52 (1898), 422.
    • 7 McCullough, David, John Adams, New York: Simon & Schuster (2001), 30.
    • 8 Pope, Charles Henry, ed., Paine Ancestry: The Family of Robert Treat Paine, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Including Maternal Lines, Boston: Printed for the Family (1912), 127.
    • 10 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 34, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 12 Seward, William H., Life and Public Services of John Quincy Adams, Sixth President of the United States, New York: Miller, Orton & Mulligan (1856), 18.