Samuel Adams Grave
Samuel Adams (1722-1803) was a pivotal figure in the American Revolution and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He was a passionate political activist, known for his fierce opposition to British taxation policies and his role in organizing protests, including the Boston Tea Party. Adams played a significant part in the formation of the Committees of Correspondence, which facilitated communication among the colonies and coordinated efforts against British rule. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and continued his political involvement, serving as the governor of Massachusetts.