met the recently widowed Margaret Stephens Smith and her many daughters, of whom
he noted Sarah Smith as “handsome” in his Diary, and in his letter of 1 Aug.
, below. Sarah would marry CA
in 1795. Diary
, and notes 1
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.