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6. Probably Philip Livingston (1716–1778), who in the Continental Congress was one of the moderates opposed to pressing for independence (
). See JA to William Heath, 15 April
(below), where JA refers to “P. L.”
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.