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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0086

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-03-27

[Wednesday March 27 1776]

Wednesday March 27 1776 they attended his Funeral in mourning for a Month. In this Gentleman who died of the Small Pox, We lost an honourable, a conscientious, a benevolent and inflexible Patriot.1
1. See also JA to AA , 29 March (Adams Papers; JA-AA, Familiar Letters , p. 147–148); Dr. Thomas Young to Henry Ward, 27 [26] March (Samuel Ward, Correspondence, ed. Bernhard Knollenberg, Providence, 1952, p. 201–203).