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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-01-01-02-0010-0007-0006

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1766-08-20

Wednesday [20 August].

Spent Evening at Lodgings with Charles Cushing, and Daniel Oliver of Middleborough,1 Paine and Leonard—socially.
1. Not the young lawyer of the same name mentioned under 28 July, above, but his first cousin, son of Judge (later Chief Justice) Peter Oliver. This Daniel Oliver died in 1768 at the age of 30 ( NEHGR , 19 [1865]:104).