. Place and dateline taken from FC
was actually written, however, while the British raid on Grape Island, off Weymouth,
was taking place; the raid occurred on Sunday, 21 May. See further on in the present
letter and also AA
, 24 May
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, 2018.