American Silversmiths

Thomas Burroughs
(Abt 1657-Bef 1703)
Mrs. Mary Burroughs
(-Bef 1695)
Thomas Burroughs
(1684-Bef 1712)


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Thomas Burroughs
  • Born: 1684, Boston MA
  • Christened: 4 Jun 1684, Boston MA
  • Died: Bef 17 Apr 1712, Jamaica NY

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  Events in his life were:

  • 7 Jan 1704: Inheriting his father's tools, he sold a portion of them to William Bickley, merchant ". . . for the Consideration of 60." The items included
    "One quart pott mould with handles and bottoms. One quart tankard mould with handles, bottoms and joynts, two bellyed porringer moulds with handles, four flat porringer moulds with handles, one chamber pott mould with handles, one plate mould, one large two quart bason mould, one casting kettle, one caudle cup mould, two dram cup moulds, one salt cellar mould, two soldering irons, two burnishers, five vices [sic] one anvill, one border hammer, two planishing hammers, one spoon hammer and stamp, one iron stake, two ladles, one casting bench, two silversmiths' turning lathes, one negro man named Frank.".

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