Asked in History of the United StatesUS PresidentsJohn Adams
History of the United States
Was john Adams president when the two party system was made?
Asked in US Presidents, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams
When John Adams became president which party did he belong to?
Asked in US Presidents, John Quincy Adams
What party did John Quincy Adams abandon?
John Quincy Adams was often at odds with the Federalist Party, the party of his father, President John Adams. He voted against them on many issues and eventually abandoned the party. Adams eventually aligned himself with the Republican party and after a hotly contested battle between Andrew Jackson and Henry Clay, became the Republican President in 1825.