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us: Adams, Louisa Catherine, 1775-1852

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    • us: Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson, 1775-1852
    • us: Adams, Louisa, 1775-1852
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
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        (naf) Nantes (France)
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        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
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        (naf) Quincy (Mass.)
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        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
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        (naf) Europe
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Russia
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Office of the First Lady
        • Affiliation Start: 1825
        • Affiliation End: 1829
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        (lcsh) United States--Politics and government
          (lcsh) United States--Social life and customs
            (lcsh) Diaries
              Diplomatic service
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                  (lcsh) Diplomats' spouses
                    (lcsh) Presidents' spouses--United States
                      (lcsh) Wives
                        (lcsh) Mothers
                          (lcsh) Authors
                            (lcsh) Women authors
                              First Lady of the United States
                                Society hostess
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                            • Earlier Established Forms

                                Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson, 1775-1852Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson,1775-1852
                            • Sources

                              • found: Minnigerode, M. Some American ladies, 1926: t.p. (Louisa Adams)
                              • found: LC in RLIN, 8-7-86 (hdg.: Adams, Louisa Catherine (Johnson), 1775-1852; Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson, 1775-1852; usage: Louisa Adams; Louisa Catherine ... Adams)
                              • found: Heffron, Margery M. Louisa Catherine : the other Mrs. Adams, 2014: title-page (Louisa Catherine; Mrs. Adams) pages 7-17 and 361-368 (born February 12, 1775, in London; died May 15, 1852, in Washington; father: Joshua Johnson, native of Maryland, partner in mercantile firms; mother: Catherine Nuth, from London; the family lived in Nantes and then again in London while Louisa was growing up; her father was appointed as first U.S. consul in London 1790; she married John Quincy Adams July 26, 1797 in London; they moved to the U.S. in 1801; wrote 2 memoirs, along with diaries and correspondence)
                              • found: Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams, via, July 10, 2014 (only First Lady born outside the U.S.; accompanied John Quincy Adams on his early diplomatic service in Europe and Russia; in the U.S. they lived in the family home in Quincy, Massachusetts, their house in Boston, and a political home in Washington, D.C.; as First Lady, Louisa was noted as an outstanding hostess and prominent in Washington society, conducted salons, musical and theatrical gatherings; suffered in later years from depression and ill-health; buried in the Adams family church in Quincy, Massachusetts) {}
                              • found: Wikipedia, July 10, 2014 (Louisa Adams; Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams; First Lady of the United States, 1825-1829; had 3 sons: George Washington Adams, John Adams II, Charles Francis Adams; daughter Louisa Catherine Adams died in infancy)
                            • Change Notes

                              • 1986-11-06: new
                              • 2014-11-22: revised
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