Diary of John Quincy Adams, volume 1


Monday September the 11th 1780

Sunday 10th of September 1780. JQA Sunday 10th of September 1780. Adams, John Quincy
Sunday 10th of September 1780.

This morning we got up at about 8 o clock and at about half after 9 Mr. Crommelin, and his son, Pappa, brother Charles, and Myself went to take a ride. We went about 15 Miles and got back at about half after twelve o clock. We dined at Mr. Crommelin's at about three o clock. At about six o clock Pappa, young Mr. Crommelin his wife brother Charles, and Myself set away from Mr. Crommelin's for Amsterdam, we rode along on the dyke and got to Amsterdam at about 8 o clock. The coach deliver'd us at our door and then Young Mr. Crommelin and his wife left us. We shall lodge at Pappa's house this night.