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Dummer, Jeremiah 1681-1739

Overview
Works: 35 works in 245 publications in 2 languages and 3,050 library holdings
Genres: History  Charters and articles of incorporation  Controversial literature  Sermons  Records and correspondence  Vital statistics  Sources  Surveys  Church history  Genealogy 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: F7, 320.97402
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Most widely held works by Jeremiah Dummer
A defence of the New-England charters by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

78 editions published between 1721 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to a noble Lord, concerning the late expedition to Canada by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

54 editions published between 1712 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse on the holiness of the Sabbath-Day : Being a sermon preached at Boston, N. England, October 29th. 1704. by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

31 editions published between 1704 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to a friend in the country, on the late expedition to Canada : with an account of former enterprizes, a defence of that design, and the share the late M-----rs had in it by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

25 editions published between 1712 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter from Jer. Dummer Esq by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

9 editions published in 1729 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the method and success of inoculating the small-pox, in Boston in New-England by Cotton Mather( Book )

8 editions published in 1722 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disputatio theologica de Christi ad inferos descensu ... Ad deim 14. octobris, loco solito horâ mediæ by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

3 editions published in 1702 in Latin and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De jure judaeorum sabbati : brevis disquisitio by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

1 edition published in 1703 in Latin and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disputatio philosophica inauguralis de animorum metangismo ... by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

2 editions published in 1703 in Latin and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of books given from Great Britain to the Collegiate School of Connecticut, at N. Haven by Yale University( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Notes on sermons delivered in Boston( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Small anonymous notebook containing notes taken during the sermons of various clergymen, most likely in Boston, Mass., 1704-05. Includes sermon notes of Revs. [Eliphalet] Adams, [Thomas] Bridge, [Jeremiah] Dummer, Cotton Mather, [Samuel] Moodey, [Solomon] Stoddard, [Benjamin] Wadsworth, [Samuel] Willard, and Revs. Flint, Gardner, Hubbard, and Whiting
Transcripts by Frederick Lewis Gay( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Transcripts of documents relating to the colonial history of New England, copied from British and Canadian archival collections. Legal documents and correspondence concern relations with the French in Canada, relations with the Indians, King Philip's War, pirates and privateering, persecution of Quakers in Massachusetts, business of the British Board of Trade and Plantations, and the first years of the Revolutionary War. Writers include Sir Edmund Andros, Sir Francis Bernard, Mather Brown, Jeremiah Dummer, John Eliot, Thomas Gage, the Earl of Hillsborough, Thomas Hutchinson, Paul Mascarene, Cotton Mather, Andrew Oliver, Peter Oliver, Hugh Peters, Sir William Phips, and John Wilkes
Jeremy Belknap papers by Jeremy Belknap( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There is also a meteorological journal (1798), Joseph Belknap's account book (1748-1812), genealogical materials, poetry, an unidentified account book (1829-55), and statistical tables on N.H. towns. Correspondents include scholar and businessman Ebenezer Hazard, John Eliot, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Noah Webster, and many others. Individuals represented in the historical documents include William Shirley, William Pepperrell, Jeremiah Dummer, and Joseph Dudley
[Correspondence to Samuel Sewall( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter dated "Portsm[outh] 7(10)96" from J[oshua] Moody concerning sudden deaths in the community as a warning to a sinning people; Letter dated "Bridgwater Apr 17 1704" from James Keith concerning the morality of the sabbath; Letter dated "Westfield 17:9m:1704" from Edw[ard] Taylor concerning the holiness of the Sabbath; Letter dated "London Decemb[e]r 4th 1708" from Jona[than] Belcher that includes concern about the "assault made on the town of Haverhill by the French and Indians"; Note dated "Londo[n] 18 March 1708/9" from Jer[emiah] Dummer, Jr. concerning a celebrated poem (not included); and Letter dated "Deerf[ield] Jan 1721/2" from John Williams concerning the loss of Mr. White
Collected historical papers by Jonathan Trumbull( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historical letters and papers written to and from colonial governors of Mass., Conn., and R.I., 1643-1776, collected by Jonathan Trumbull, a later governor of Conn. The letters pertain to the colonial governments of the colonies and in America as a whole. One series of letters with Jeremiah Dummer relates to his work as a colonial agent in London. Correspondents include John Winthrop, John Winthrop, Jr., William Dummer, Gurdon Saltonstall, Joseph Talcott, and Jonathan Law. The collection also includes a Mr. Webb's (surveying) fieldbook for Lebanon, Ct., which also includes some births and deaths in Lebanon from 1774-76
Diary by Jeremiah Dummer( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Colonial agent Jeremiah Dummer's sporadic diary entries are mostly meditations on his flight from his Puritan training toward law and the politics and government of Great Britain. The entries reflect Dummer's struggles with his increasingly secular attitudes and practices and with his pursuit of wealth and power. Two manuscript copies
[Title(s) available in Evans] by Jeremiah Dummer( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
D., J

Dummer, Jer

J. D

Jeremiah Dummer New England colonial agent

Languages
English (225)

Latin (7)