. Williamos had been planning to sail to America since February, but various complications,
including his sudden falling out with Jefferson on 7 July, and eventually his ill
health, delayed him, and he died in Paris in November (Jefferson to AA
, 20 Nov.
, below; Claude-Anne Lopez and Eugenia W. Herbert, The Private Franklin
, N.Y., 1975, p. 280).
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.