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John Quincy Adams

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The 6th President of the United States from 1825 to 1829, he was the son of the 2nd US President.
He weighed about 175 pounds.
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President John Quincy Adams John Quincy Adams was the Sixth (6th) President of the United States. He was the first President who was the son of another President (John Adams). He served from 1825 to 1829. Adams was born on July 11, 1767, in Braintree, Massachusetts. He died on February 23, 1848, t…
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As a young man he was privileged to travel with his father throughout Europe and he took advantage of this early learning opportunity. He mastered French, Dutch and German as well as other languages, attended the University of Leiden and later attended Harvard.
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John Quincy Adams asked congress to pass a national economic program. The measure did not pass during President Adams 4 years in office.
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he wrote an anti-Paine paper, was minister 3 times, helped negotiate the treaty of ghent, led the fight to force congress to receive antislavery petitions and fathered the smithsonian institutions. he developed the American system-had a high tariff to support roadbuilding, banks, canals, national un…
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he was the sixth president of the U.S. elected in 1825 and served till 1829 he was said to have made a corrupt bargain with Clay, the man he made secretary of state when he became president. The idea of putting people who helped you win an election into a position of power in government is now a com…
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yes. he would skinny dip in the potamac river every morning
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He was the 2nd president of the United States. He was also the 1st vice president and important during the revolutionary war.
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Adams' major accomplishment was to keep America out of war with France and normalize relations between the two countries. When he became president, relations were strained between the United States and France mainly because the French were making raids on American ships. In 1797, Adams sent three mi…
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He had two brothers, Peter and Elihu Adams.
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John and Abigail Adams had 5 children - three sons and two daughters , who were: Abigail Amelia "Nabby" Adams Smith (July 14,1765-Aug. 15 1813)John Quincy Adams ( July 11, 1767- Feb. 23, 1848) Susanna "Suky"Adams (Dec, 28, 1768- Feb. 4, 1770)Charles Adams (May 29, 1770- Nov. 30, 1800) Thomas Boylsto…
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After suffering a stroke, he died on February 23, 1848.
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John Adams had 5 (five) children by his wife Abagail Smith, which was his 3rd cousin.
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Because those States supporting Adams and those supporting Henry Clay (who had now allied with Adams) formed a majority of Congressional State delegations. Had Clay allied with Andrew Jackson, their combined support would have been one state short of a majority, so that unless an additional state ch…
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He went to college at Harvard University, because it was a tradition that the eldest child should the best education.Harvard Universityyes he did
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John Adams (2nd President of the United States) was John Quincy Adams' father.
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President, created the navy and also was the first president son of another president
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John Adams was important because he was the second president of the U.S.A, he also made many changes that affect the U.S.A. and he was the first president to have a son become president.
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Like all patriots, John Adams evolved towards becoming a member of the patriot cause. After all he, like all of the Founders, were once British subjects. His earliest exposure to what eventually became the patriot cause was by his experience and friendship with James Otis. Otis's early arguments r…
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John Quincy Adams was the sixth president of USA and son of the 2nd US president John Adams. He modernized US economy and promoted education during his presidency. He also paid off much of national debt. However, Congress at his time was infested with his political rivals who missed no opportunity t…
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During John Quincy Adams' time in office, America wasn't involved in foreign events. The United States was scene as peaceful as a result of the end of the Napoleonic wars. Parliament watched over England, and the monarchy in France was restored. The United States was involved with thriving amount of…
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No John Adams was born and raised in Braintree, Massachusetts.
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He had about 5 children but 1 died as a baby from cancer.
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John Adams parents last names were both Adams because his father married his mother early. They all kept the Adams name going. The Adams had a long family history.
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John Quincy Adams
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Thomas Jefferson (Vice President) Timothy Pickering (Secretary of State) replaced by John Marshall in 1800 Oliver Wolcott Jr. (Secretary of the Treasury) replaced by Samuel Dexter in 1801 James McHenry (Secretary of War) replaced by Samuel Dexter in 1800 Charles Lee (Attorney General) Benjamin Stodd…
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When John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson were candidates, with Andrew Jackson having 37.9 votes, Adams had 32. 3 votes, Crawford 15.7, and Clay, 14.2 votes. BUT The constitutions required a candidate having atleast half of the votes. So Jackson didn't win the presidency.The HOR (House of Representa…
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He had to follow the legacy of George Washington who had unquestioned popularity, and had an electorate trying to choose between England and France as their European ally, not to mention the intrigues of Alexander Hamilton (who was quietly sabotaging him at every turn).
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George W Bush, elected in 2000 as the 43rd President, is the son of George H. W. Bush, the 41st President. The 6th President, John Quincy Adams was elected in 1824 and became the first President who was the son of a former President (John Adams, the 2nd President). (President Franklin Delano Roose…
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because he was a good lawyer.
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John Quincy Adams was 5 ft 7 in.
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first president to live in the WHITEHOUSE.
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John Quincy Adams ( July 11, 1767 - Feb. 23, 1848) was the son of founding father, John Adams ,and the 6th US President. Graduated from Harvard in 1787, then studied law from a lawyer. Admitted to the bar in 1790. (1790-1797) Minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) Minister to Prussia 1802- Massa…
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John Quincy Adam's family backround is that he was the son of second president John Adams and his wife Abigal Smith. In the Adams lineage was one of the Mayflower passengers John Alden, and the Smith lineage was connected to the Quinceys, a prominant and well-to-do family in Eastern MA
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John Quincy Adams served one full term as President of the US.
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John Quincy Adams was associated with many political parties during his life: Political parties in order : Federalist -- as Massachusetts US SenatorRepublican -- as Secretary of State for MonroeAnti-Masonic Party (when elected to House in 1830)National Republican Whig (combined Anti-Masonic and NR)
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Yes- Dorothy Quincy Hancock was related to Abigail Adams (whose maiden name comes from the Quincy family)- Dorothy Quincy is the wife of John Hancock Abigail Adams is the wife of John Adams and the mother of John Quincy Adams (John Adams and John Hancock were both friends of each other and frien…
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he supported the Virginia plan before the three fifths
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I think that John Adams wanted to become president because his father, John Adams, was the second president of the United States of America was. And I also think that John Quincy Adams looked up to his father, so when his father became president, he decided to give it a shot. Posted by, Camille A.
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OpinionThis question requires a look into Jackson's mind, which obviously is not available, but he believed strongly in perpetuity of the Federal Union,which gave states no right to secede regardless of their objection to federal laws. He believed in God, as taught in the Judaic-Christian traditi…
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well he probably had different thoughts about it. I always wanted to get rapped by him .also i thinkjames and clarence is so dumb because when i was going out with clarence i had Daniel and i really don't like James plus clarence is gay and taljs about people to much and makes fun of me.i hope they …
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why was john Adam's known for
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john quincy adams
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He was a Unitarian.
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Massachusetts
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Adam Gontier was born on May 21, 1978.
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The parents of John Adams were : father -- John Adams (c 1690/1- May 25, 1761) farmer, cobbler and church deacon. mother -- Susanna Boylston Adams Hall (Mar. 5, 1708/9 - Apr. 17,1797) (married Lt. John Hall in 1766 )
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One of John Adams failures was the Tariff of 1828, his refusal to replace members of his administration, and his passing of the Alien Act. He also passed the Sedition Act which many believed violated the 1st amendment.
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President John Quincy Adams was 80 years old when he died.
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He tried to avoid any full-scale wars with France, and later became very unpopular because of this.
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The sixth President, John Quincy Adams, was elected by the House of Representatives on February 9, 1825. He began his term on March 4, 1825, and served until March 4, 1829. The national presidential election was held in November of 1824.
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I would say thet he was like his father Very Serious,Stubborn,impatientand,cranky
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John Adams was a remarkable man. He was the one that nominated George Washington to be the first President under the Constitution. He was also a member of the committee that drafted the Declaration of Independence. He was also a diplomat to France and President of the United States.
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He was the 6th President of the United States, serving from 1825 to 1829. He was the son of the 2nd US President, John Adams. As Secretary of State from 1817 to 1825, Adams negotiated treaties that prevented another costly war like the War of 1812, while avoiding the internal conflicts of Europe. Du…
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John Quincy Adams was born on July 11, 1767.
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He was a lawyer and owned a farm. Later in life, he was the first vice president of the United States and the second president.
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Adam Na'eem is an entrepreneur. He also does work in public relations, marketing and strategic planning for companies that hire his services.
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Its The Embargo Act. < not sure <that was Thomas Jefferson
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because he wanted to serve his country and the people that lived there
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John Adams was the 2nd US President and served one term from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801.His family included his wife, Abigail Smith; their sons John Quincy, Charles, and Thomas Boyston; and their daughter Abigail (Nabby).
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He was a federalist, he led the federalist party against the democratic-republic society in the 1800's after he was elected president.
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Samuel Adams and John Adams were second cousins. John Adams was James Adams father, John Quincy Adams was also John Adams son and James Adams brother. no there weren't brothers
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Yes, and it was Federalist.
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John Adams had only two siblings
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Abigail Adams Smith(1765-1813)John Quincy Adams(1767-1848)Susanna Adams(1768-1770)Charles Adams(1770-1800)Thomas Boylston Adams(1772-1832)Elizabeth Adams(stillborn)
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John Adams had a great deal of accomplished things in his life time. From being a founding father to becoming president he also now has a beer named after him.
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Were talking about failures but i only know one 1.- The embargo act was a mess because...2. The Alien Sedition Acts
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John Adams , the second president , did not have a middle name. His son, John Quincy Adams, obviously had the middle name of Quincy.
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john adams died with his family
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On July 4, 1826, the 50th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, Adams died at his home in Quincy. His last words are often quoted as "Thomas Jefferson survives." He died of old age.
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daughters:Abigail 1765-1813 Susanna 1768-1770 sons:John Quincy 1767-1848 Charles 1770-1800 Thomas 1772-1832
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John Adams was highly respected as one of the founding fathers who declared independence and drafted the US Constitution. He was the incumbent vice-president and was generally considered to be a logical successor to Washington. Like Washington, he believed in a strong federal government. A party, ca…
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John Quincy Adams used his position as a member of the House of Representatives to advocate against slavery, both by giving speeches and presenting petitions. He would eventually serve as the 6th President of the United States.
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John Adams was the son of John Adams and Susanna Adams. A link can be found below.
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$1 Did you look at your pocket money and see how many $1 bills there are with his signature? John Snow was Treasury Secretary immediately before the current Secretary so these bills are among the most common ones in circulation.
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John Quincy Adams on Slavery John Quincy Adams was a strong opponent of slavery and used the various positions he held to promote abolition of slavery As president he proposed programs that would lead to an end to slavery, but was unable to get it through Congress. Later in life, as a Congress…
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yes there were fealted
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John Q. Archibald was simply a fictional character (played by Denzel Washington) in the movie "John Q."John Q is a 2002 film by Nick Cassavetes - starring Denzel Washington as John Quincy Archibald, a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot recei…
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It's an ordinary circulation coin, part of the Presidential Series. Four designs are being released each year, depicting the presidents in the order they served. Note that the coins are NOT gold, they're brass, and hundreds of millions of each are being made. They will not be worth more than $1 any…
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five children They name Abigail, John Quincy, Susanna, Charles and Thomas
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john Adams
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John Adams had several hobbies, some of which include walking, swimming, writing and discussing history, Latin, religion and law.
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John Quincy Adams was the 6th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1825 until March 4, 1829.
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John Q. Adams practiced law for about 4 years without any great success, He then was appointed Minister to the Netherlands and then to Prussia. He came back to the US, served in the Mass. state house and then a term in the US Senate. Next he was Minister to Russia for five years, went to Ghent in 18…
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John Quincy Adams collapsed with a cerebral haemorrhage as he stood to speak at the House of Representatives, and died two days later in the Speaker's Room of the Capitol Building with his wife and son present, at 19.20 on the 23rd of February 1848. His last words were reportedly "This is the last …
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he acquired most of the northwest land in our country today.he acquired half the land that Mexico was in control of then by going to war with Mexico.many of the modern boundaries today are due to Polk's accomplishments.
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Most likly.
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yes he was, he created the American system. he also created the tariffs of abomination
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Yes, there names were George Washington Adams, John Adams II, and Charles Francis Adams.
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Adams was elected by the House of Representatives in accordance with the procedure specified in the US Constitution to be used whenever no candidate receives a majority of the electoral votes. At that time, just after the era of good feelings, we did not have one or two political parties whose popu…
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his life was a good life like many of ours. but it was no Hollywood life mind you.he had eight brothers and sisters, so his childhood home was pretty full of people all the time.
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Her name was Louisa Catherine. She died in infancy while the family was in Russia.
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John Quincy Adams was 57 when he was elected president.. At inauguration he was 57 years, 236 days.
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