about Warren 1772

Date: February 24, 1772 “BOSTON, February 24. Last Saturday Afternoon two pettey Officers of His Majesty’s Ship Beaver now in this Harbour, had some Words in a Shop in King Street, which soon arose to Blows on the side of Mr. Bryant, Captain’s Clerk, and were returned by Mr. Quelch, the Gunner, with a Stab […]

by John Adams Date: December 16, 1772 “1772 Decr. 16. Wednesday. Dined with the Reverend Mr. Simeon Hayward [Howard] of West Boston, in Company with Dr. Chauncey, Captn. Phillips, Dr. Warren, Mrs. Hayward, Miss Betsy Mayhew and a young Gentleman whose Name I dont know. Had a very agreable Conversation.” Source: Adams Family Papers: An […]

by John Adams Date: March 14, 1772 “To Medicines and Attendance for himself and Family from March 1769 to January 1772 23/16/4 To one Cask of [ ] Wine 6/0/0 To Cash at several Times 13/4/0 To Cash 14/0/0 To Cash 11 18 0 To Cash 42/0/0 110/18/4” Source: The Adams Papers, Boston: Massachusetts Historical […]

Date: April 7, 1772 Authors: John Adams, Samuel S. Quincy, and Ebenezer Goldthwaite The plaintiffs protest that Warren has illegally evicted several members of the Green family from a piece of land in Hanover Street occupied by a house “and other buildings.” The endorsements record the pleas of the parties to the suit: “And the […]