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Docno: ADMS-04-04-02-0001

Author: Fleury, François Louis Teissèdre de
Recipient: Adams, Abigail
Date: 1780-10-06

Fleury to Abigail Adams

[salute] Madame

I had the honor of forwarding to you two months ago, some Letters of your husband, deliver'd to me at Paris; and two small pack's that I suppose to be silk handkerchiefs, or some goods of the same kind. I do not know if you have Receiv'd them. I beg you would inform me of it, that I could inquire after, if they are not in your hands.
There is I believe a french fregate, going soon for France; if you will send me, your and Mrs. Dana Letters, I shall take care of them. I have the honor to be with great Respect your most obedient servant,
[signed] Fleury,1 Regt. of Saintonge
RC (Adams Papers); endorsed in Richard Cranch's hand: “Coll. Fleury's Lett[er] to Mrs. Adams.”
1. François Louis Teissèdre de Fleury, a French volunteer officer, on whom see JA to AA, 24 March, vol. 3, above, and references in note there.
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, 2014.
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