John adams

The Life of John Adams

  • Born

    John Adams was born on October 30, 1735 in Massacusets Bay in the small town of Braintree.
  • Started going to Harvard

    Started going to Harvard
    Adams started going to Harvard.
  • Graduated from Harvard

    Graduated from Harvard
    He graduated from Harvard in 1755.
  • Got Married

    Got Married
    He got married to Abigail Smith.
  • First Daughter Born

    First Daughter Born
    Adams' first daugter was born, name being Abigail Amelia.
  • John Quincy Adams Birth

    John Quincy Adams Birth
    HIs son John Quincy Adams was born in Braintree, same town he was born in. (now known as Quincy)
  • 2nd Daughter

    2nd Daughter
    Suzanna Adams was born, although she died 19 months later.
  • Suzanna Adams died

    Suzanna Adams died
    His daughter died at only 1 years old.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    British people arrived, and forcefully killed the people.
  • Charles Adams Was Born

    Charles Adams Was Born
    His son Charles Adams was born.
  • Thomas Adams was born

    Thomas Adams was born
    His son Thomas Adams was born.
  • Declaration of Independance

    Declaration of Independance
    The Decleration of Independance was signed, which gave America its freedom.
  • Elizabeth Adams Was Born

    Elizabeth Adams Was Born
    Elizabeth Adams, his daughter was born.
  • Articles of Confederation

    Articles of Confederation
    The Articles of Confederation were America's first form of government.
  • Signed the Constitution

    Signed the Constitution
    The new form of government was signed, the Constitution.
  • Becomes VP

    Becomes VP
    When he was elected the vice president of the United States.
  • Bill of Rights!

    Bill of Rights!
    The bill of rights was added to the constitution, which is the first 10 ammendmants.
  • Becomes President

    Becomes President
    He was elected President after George Washington.
  • XYZ Affair

    XYZ Affair
    When France thought America was helping Britain, they sent three unnamed people who demanded money in exchange for peace. (X, Y, and Z)
  • Sedition Act

    Sedition Act
    John Adams passed this law after becoming paranoid about the citizen's loyalty.
  • Alien Act

    Alien Act
    Was not sure if citizens from different countries would stay loyal.
  • His Wife's Death

    His Wife's Death
    His wife Abigail Adams passed away 2 days before his birthday.
  • John Quincy Adams became president

    John Quincy Adams became president
    John Quincy Adams became the president of the US.
  • Death

    He died at the age of 91.