. Little is known of Mile. Dumas except that her father refers to her as Nancy and that
she had a talent for composing patriotic verse, specimens of which were sent to JA
by Dumas, 28 March 1783 (Adams Papers
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, 2018.