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Quincy

Gadsden County

Year Founded: 1828

History

Quincy was named for the sixth president of the United States, John Quincy Adams. The community has long relied on agriculture as an economic mainstay, with tobacco being the primary crop until the early 1970s. Quincy is the county seat.

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