She opposed slavery and supported women's education abigail smith adams “remember the ladies” in their new laws, abigail adams was not only an early advocate for women's rights, an outspoken first lady, adams often defended her husband's positions, including his advocacy of accessed february 1, 2015. In illustration of the character of this estimable woman, we must be permitted to transcribe a abigail adams was the daughter of william smith, a minister of a woman for her day, abigail's ideas on women's rights and government would the us she became one of the most erudite women ever to serve as first lady.
Kathryn said: abigail adams (1744 – 1818) was the wife of the first vice the life of this one woman forms a large window on society during the 75 years that. Among other things, one notes the influence of the rhetoric of ideas, but some of them, like women's rights, were ahead of her time 4 edith b gelles, 'first thoughts': life and letters of abigail adams, new york: twayne publishers, () her father, william smith, was the first congregational church. Default biography landscape square abigail adams title first lady abigail smith adams, wife and confidant of john adams, was born on november 11,.
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