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This foot note contained in document ADMS-03-01-02-0001-0001-0005
1. Col. Gabriel Johonnot, grandson of a French Huguenot, was a Boston merchant prominent in boycott activities before the Boston Tea Party. During the Revolution he served as lieutenant colonel in the 14th Regiment of the Continental Army ( NEHGR, 7 [1853]: 141–142; 44 [1890]: 57).