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  John Adams - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
John Adams was born the eldest of three brothers on October 30, 1735 (October 19 by the Old Style, Julian calendar), in Braintree, Massachusetts, though in an area which became part of Quincy, Massachusetts in 1792.
The earliest known example of these is his report of the 1761 argument of James Otis in the superior court of Massachusetts as to the legality of Writs of Assistance.
In that year, he drafted the instructions which were sent by the inhabitants of Braintree to its representatives in the Massachusetts legislature, and which served as a model for other towns to draw up instructions to their representatives.
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Quincy was formed in 1792 and named for Colonel John Quincy, and was originally part of Braintree.
Quincy was first settled by English immigrants in 1625, as Mount Wollaston (with a most unusual history), subsequently became part of Braintree, Massachusetts, was officially incorporated as a separate town in 1792, and made a city in 1888.
Quincy was also an aviation pioneer; Dennison Field in the Squantum section of town dated from 1910, and was the site of some of the first aerial meets ever.
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 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : John Quincy Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
John Quincy Adams (July 11, 1767 – February 23, 1848) was the sixth (1825-1829) President of the United States.
Adams was born in Braintree, Massachusetts in a part of town which eventually became the separate town of Quincy.
He was an unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Massachusetts in 1834.
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Quincy has a good harbor and was an important river port in the mid-19th cent.
Josiah Quincy, 1744–75, political leader in the American Revolution - Quincy, Josiah, 1744–75, political leader in the American Revolution, b.
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 John Quincy Adams - Free Online Library
ADAMS, JOHN (1735-1826), second president of the United States of America, was born on the 30th of October 1735 in what is now the town of Quincy, Massachusetts.
The earliest of these is his report of the argument of James Otis in the superior court of Massachusetts as to the constitutionality of writs of assistance.
She was a woman of much ability, and her letters, written in an excellent English style, are of great value to students of the period in which she lived.
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 Quincy-Foreclosures Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Quincy was a man with a strong sense of principle...
Quincy may also refer to: Josiah Quincy (disambiguation) John Quincy Adams, the 6th president of the United States, who was sometimes called Quincy to differentiate him from his father
The Quincy Chamber of Commerce is a Quincy California based non-profit organization providing a comprehensive array of...
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Massachusetts criminal-defense lawyer concentrates in representing persons charged with drunk driving, DUI, DWI, and OUI in Boston, Quincy, and Plymouth, Massachusetts.
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