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Louisa Adams

5th First Lady of the United States


Full Name: Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams

Born: February 12, 1775

Birthplace: London, England

Father: Joshua Johnson (1744-1802)

Mother: Catherine Nuth Johnson (1757-1811)

Husband: John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

Married: July 26, 1797

Religious Preference: Unitarian

Age at Inauguration: 50

Served: March 4, 1825 - March 4, 1829

Died: May 15, 1852

Age at Death: 77

Buried: Quincy, Massachusetts

First Lady at Time of Death: Abigail Fillmore