Painting of Abigail Adams
|Born:||November 22, 1744|
|Died||October 28, 1818 (aged 73)|
Abigail Adams (1744-1818) was the wife of John Adams from before he was even involved in politics. She was his consort; he corresponded with her at every possible opportunity during the meetings of the First and Second Continental Congress. This is a practice that all good men should do. She was very insightful about the politics of the time.