Teach Your Kids About America's Past!

ADDITIONAL FACTS

1. John Adams was the first president to live in the White House, which was half-finished in late 1800 when he and Abigail moved in.

2. While posted in Europe in the 1780s, John and Abigail hosted the visiting daughter of Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) along with one of Jefferson's slaves - Sally Hemings.

3. Their oldest son, John Quincy Adams (1735-1826), became president of the United States in 1825.

 

Reprinted from: The Intellectual Devotional: American History

© 2007 by TID Volumes, LLC. Permission granted by Rodale, Inc., Emmaus, PA 18098. Available wherever books are sold.


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