Charles Francis Adams Sr.

From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is a stub and thus not approved.
Main Article
Related Articles  [?]
Bibliography  [?]
External Links  [?]
Citable Version  [?]
This editable Main Article is under development and not meant to be cited; by editing it you can help to improve it towards a future approved, citable version. These unapproved articles are subject to a disclaimer.

Grandson of John Adams and son of John Quincy Adams.

Free Soil Party candidate for Vice President in 1848.

U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain during the presidency of Abraham Lincoln.

Was chiefly responsible for resolving the Alabama Claims.

His sons were Charles Francis Adams Jr., Henry Adams, and Brooks Adams.