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"First Lady" Abigail Smith

"First Lady" Abigail Smith[1, 2, 3]

Female 1744 - 1818  (73 years)

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  • Name Abigail Smith 
    Title "First Lady" 
    Born 11 Nov 1744  Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1797 - 1801  The White House, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The White House
    The White House
    The White House, Washington D.C.
    On Saturday, November 1, 1800, John Adams became the first president to take residence in the building.[13] During Adams' second day in the house, he wrote a letter to his wife Abigail, containing a prayer for the house. Adams wrote:

    I pray Heaven to bestow the best of blessings on this House, and all that shall hereafter inhabit it. May none but honest and wise men ever rule under this roof.
    Died 28 Oct 1818  Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4269  MRP Tree
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2014 

    Father William Smith,   b. 29 Jan 1706, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1783, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Quincy,   b. 17 Dec 1721, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1775, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Family ID F1811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Adams, Jr,   b. 19 Oct 1735, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1826, Quincy, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 25 Oct 1764  Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abigail Amelia "Nabby" Adams,   b. 14 Jul 1765, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1813, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +2. John Quincy Adams,   b. 11 Jul 1767, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1848, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Susanna Boylston Adams,   b. 1768, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1770, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     4. Charles Adams,   b. 29 Sep 1770, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1800, New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     5. Thomas Boylston Adams,   b. 1772, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1832, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2014 13:36:38 
    Family ID F1809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1744 - Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Oct 1764 - Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1797 - 1801 - The White House, Washington, District of Columbia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Oct 1818 - Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    adams-abigail-smith-1744-1818.jpg
    Abigail Smith

    Books
    Smith Amazon
    Smith Amazon


  • Sources 
    1. [S355] Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, 1650-1934.
      Birth date: abt 1744 Birth place: Death date: 28 Oct 1818 Death place: Connecticut
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=fsconnecticutdeath&h=2248535&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    2. [S356] North Adams Transcript (North Adams, Massachusetts), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - North Adams Transcript. North Adam).
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=news-ma-no_ad_tr&h=497637387&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S9] Family Trees and LDS, This information is obtained from Public and Private Family Trees and Data Collections including but not limited to: LDS, Ancestry, WFT, MyFamily etc., (Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual private or public files. This infomation is not a "Primary Source".), Ancestry Family Trees.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22755840&pid=4269


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