. Perhaps Mary Wilkes Hayley, sister of the English politician John Wilkes. Mrs. Hayley
visited Boston toward the end of the War for Independence, where AA
had met and conversed with her (see JA, Diary and Autobiography
, and note 2
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.