1735 - Bio
JOHN ADAMS, the second President and the first Vice-President of the United States, was born in Braintree (now Quincy) Mass., and about ten miles from Boston, October 19, 1735. His great-grandfather, Henry Adams, emigrated from England about 1640, with a family of eight sons, and settled at...Read MORE...
1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.
(1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover
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1764 Marriage / Partner
John Adams and Abigail Smith 25 October 1764 , Weymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists.
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1765 Birth of Child
Abigail Adams was born 14 July 1765, Braintree, Massachusetts, USA
1767 Birth of Child
John Qunicy Adams was born 11 July 1767, Braintree, Massachusetts, USA
1769 Birth of Child
Susanna Adams was born 28 December 1769, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1770 Birth of Child
Charles Adams was born 29 May 1770, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1772 Birth of Child
Thomas Boylston Adams was born 15 September 1772 , Braintree, Massachusetts, USA
1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed
historyorb.com - June 1, 1774
1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
December 31, 1775
1776 - March 17 - British, Get Out!
Colonial troops force British to evacuate Boston.
1776 - May 2: The American revolution gains support from King Louis XVI of France
1777 - July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British
1777 - September 26 - British General William Howe occupies Philadelphia during American Revolution
1777 - October 17 - British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY
February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.
June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.
1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.
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1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded
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1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy
1797 - March 4 - John Adams (1735-1826) becomes 2nd President of the United States
The presidential election was the first contested election in the United States. When the final tabulation of votes arrived at the senate, ironically it was Adams who opened the envelope as he was President of the Senate. John Adams won with seventy one votes and Thomas Jefferson received sixty...Read MORE...
1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered
1800 Death of Child
Charles Adams died 1 December 1800 , Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam)
1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast
1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.
1813 Death of Child
Abigail Adams died 15 August 1813, Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.
1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.
1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding summers were so cold as to suggest a possible future famine. This tendency to frigidity reached its...Read MORE...
1818 Death of Spouse/Partner
Abigail Smith died 28 October 1818, Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
4 July 1826
Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
Name: John Adams, Late President U.S.
Death Date: 04 Jul 1826
Death Place: Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Birth Date: 1735
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01258-5
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 1987016
Reference ID: Pg. 58
"Massachusetts, Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FHYZ-88S : accessed 26 Apr 2013), John Adams, Late President U.S., 04 Jul 1826.
Stone Temple, United First Parish Church, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts