. For Wentworth's own account of a successful attempt at persuasion along the Androscoggin
in the summer of 1769, see Mayo, John Wentworth
52–54. The best known of his prosecutions, Wentworth v. Dean, Hough, Reports
227, was tried and decided in the New York Court of Vice Admiralty during the fall
of 1769. See Mayo, John Wentworth
56–61; Ubbelohde, Vice Admiralty Courts
177–178. See also notes 13–15
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, 2017.