Son of Richard Dummer, Sr. and Frances Burr
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About Jeremiah Dummer
First American born silversmith. Hull had an apprentice, Jeremiah Dummer (1645-1718), an excellent silversmith who subsequently became as successful as his former master, holding the positions of County Treasurer, Judge, Selectman, etc. in the customary manner of silversmiths. In addition to these accomplishments, Dummer was one of our foremost early painters. He left us a self-portait, together with portraits of many of his contemporaries. Dummer's son, William, later became Lieutenant-Governor of Massachusetts.