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, 1:325 (15
's cousin in this sentence could have been either Billy
Cranch, visiting from Cambridge with CA
, or Betsy Cranch, who apparently was
living in the home of Boston merchant William Foster, as was her father, Richard (same,
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.