. No extant letter from JA
to Lovell refers to letters written to Gerry. It could be that a letter of 19 Feb.,
of which no Letterbook copy exists, but which Lovell said that he received, contains
the reference or it may have been in a postscript to a letter for which there is no
extant recipient's copy.
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, 2015.