Diary of John Quincy Adams, volume 1

Junius. 1783. 3me.


Julius. 1783. 14. JQA


Julius. 1783. 14. Adams, John Quincy
Julius. 1783. 14.

Je fus à Delft avec Monsr. Fitch1 et sa compagnie, qui partent pour L'Angleterre.


Most likely Eliphalet Fitch, a native Bostonian, reputedly very rich, who may have held a crown office in Jamaica, and whom JA described to JQA as a grandson of Dr. Thomas Boylston “and consequently your Relation” (JA, Diary and Autobiography , 3:134; JA to JQA, 12 June, LbC, Adams Papers).