Brackett, John Quincy Adams
Born: Jun 08, 1842 AD
Died: 1918 AD, at 75 years of age.
1842 - He was born in Bradford, New Hampshire on the 8th of June.
1865 - He graduate of Harvard College.
1868 - He graduate of Harvard Law School and a lawyer by profession, holding the post of Judge Advocate of the Massachusetts Militia's First Brigade at one point during his career.
1878 - He married Angie M. Peck on the 20th of June and they had four children.
1882 - He served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.
1885 - He was Speaker of the House.
1887 - He was Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts under Oliver Ames.
1890-1891 - When Ames retired, Brackett was elected to succeed him as Governor, holding office.
- He was defeated for re-election by the Democrat William E. Russell.
1892 - He was a delegate to the Republican National Convention.
- He served as a presidential elector.
1887 - Brackett built a Queen Anne style home at 87 Pleasant Street, Arlington, Massachusetts.
1918 - He died on the 6th of April.
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