Abigail Adams was born on November 11, 1744 in Weymouth Massachusetts . She had one brother, William, and two sisters, Marty and Elizabeth. Abigail's father taught her how to read and write. She loved to read, and spent many hours in her fathers library reading. When Abigail grew older, she asked her mother if she could go to school, but her mother said no. her mother thought house work was more important.
Abigail Smith Adams was famous for being John Adams wife and for being John Quincy Adams mother. John Adams is known as the 2nd president of the United States and John Quincy Adams is known as the 6th president of the United States. Abigail also is the 1st U.S. woman to meet Queen Elizabeth. Abigail Adams died October 25, 1818 of stroke.