Alexander Hill Everett Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1806.
Secretary to John Quincy Adams (minister to Russia), 1809-1811. Secretary American legation The Hague, 1815-1816, charge d’affaires, 1818-1824. United States minister to Spain, 1825-1829.
Held controlling interest in North American Review, 1830, editor, 1830-1835. Member Massachusetts Legislature. President Jefferson College, Louisiana.
Commissioner to China, 1845-1847. Author: Europe, or a General Survey of the Political Situation of the Principal Powers with Conjectures on their Future Prospects, 1822. New Ideas on Population, 1822.
America, or a General Sur vey of the Political Situation of the Several Powers of the Western Continent with Conjectures on their Future Prospects, 1827.
Member Massachusetts Legislature.
Married Lucretia Peabody, September 1817.