John Q. Adams

John Quinsy Adams was born in Braintree Massachusetts. His other, Abigail Smith Adams and his father, John Adams (2nd president of the United States of America) trained John Quinsy very well. At ten years old John Q. traveled with his father on diplomat missions to Europe. He learned French fluently there in a private school at Paris. After Studying French in Paris Adams studied at the University of Leiden. In 1782 through 1783 he was a secretary and interpreter of the French in Germany. After being a secretary and interpreter in Germany, He traveled to Holland
John Q. Adams was very good and smart at languages, history and mathematics. By the end of his school he was a very good and trust worthy lawyer.

Adams came particularly to George Washington’s attention because of the articles he published in the newspaper about defending the president’s policies. As a result of this “” defending for rights” Washington put Adams in the place for a Dutch ministering the Netherlands.

After all this, President James Monroe called Adams to become Secretary of State in 1817.As secretary John Q. Adams was pleased with the schools he participated in, in the past years because they paid off.

Adams greatest achievements Secretary of State were the Transcontinental Treaty with Spain. Which was signed on February 22. By this treaty Spain acknowledged east Florida and west Florida to become part of the United States of America.

John Quinsy Adams may have been the greatest United States Secretary of State. He was not one of the greatest presidents He was really a minority president chosen by the House of Representatives they get the most. Jackson had received the most of the popular votes both at poles and in the state but he lacked a constitutional majority, (which is a major in college) Clay one of the four can dates through all his support in 1824 to Adams in the house in February 1825.After secret conferences between the two electing Adams in the first ballot. Clay had put Adams into the White House in order to become his Secretary of State and successor.

President Adams believed that the American Revelation had already won liberty, at least for White House people, and that this liberty was guaranteed the constitution of the United Sates of America. His policy was to let there be more national power and to make freedom better for the people.

On November 1830, more than a year and one half After John Adam left the White House the voters of the 12th district of Massachusetts elected him to congress He accepted the office of congressmen right away, even though he wasn’t a party man but as ex president, a represenitive of the whole nation Adams showed the best phase of his whole career of public service, he preached a strong sermon of pro-slavery.

John Quinsy Adams was the only president to ever have been elected to serve as a congressman after his term of presidency. Adams died in the Speaker’s Room in Washington D.C. on February 23,1848 while serving his last term as a Represenitive. His last words were:
“”This is the last of the earth, I am Content””