wrote to AA
on 28 March
, informing her that JQA
had been impeded by “terrible Weather” on his journey from St. Petersburg and that
“my Son has been another Source of Distress to me.” Receiving a letter from JQA
from Hamburg, JA
was hopeful that his son would arrive at The Hague by the end of March, but it was
another three weeks before JQA
reached his destination (Book of Abigail and John
, p. 344).
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.