had met Dr. John Jebb in Nov. 1783. Jebb was a former cleric of radical theological
views, and a physician, scholar, and strong supporter of the American cause whom JA
warmly admired. His wife, Ann Torkington Jebb, also wrote ably on radical issues.
, 1:202, note 1
; JA, Diary and Autobiography
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