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Jonathan Edwards
Birth: Oct. 5, 1703
East Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1758
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Religious Leader. A Calvinist theologian, he led the religious revival that initiated "The Great Awakening". He served as President of Princeton University, and died in office after a smallpox inoculation. He preached famous sermon at Enfield, Connecticut "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God." 
Family links: 
  Timothy Edwards (1669 - 1758)
  Esther Stoddard Edwards (1673 - 1770)
  Sarah Pierpont Edwards (1709 - 1758)
  Sarah Edwards Parsons (1728 - 1805)*
  Jerusha Edwards (1730 - 1748)*
  Esther Edwards Burr (1732 - 1758)*
  Mary Edwards Dwight (1734 - 1807)*
  Lucy Edwards Woodbridge (1736 - 1786)*
  Timothy Edwards (1738 - 1813)*
  Susanna Edwards Porter (1740 - 1803)*
  Eunice Edwards (1743 - 1822)*
  Jonathan Edwards (1745 - 1801)*
  Elizabeth Edwards (1747 - 1762)*
  Pierpont Edwards (1750 - 1826)*
  Esther Edwards Hopkins (1695 - 1766)*
  Elisabeth Edwards Huntington (1697 - 1733)*
  Ann Edwards Elsworth (1699 - 1790)*
  Mary Edwards (1701 - 1776)*
  Jonathan Edwards (1703 - 1758)
  Eunice Edwards Backus (1706 - 1778)*
  Abigail Edwards Metcalf (1707 - 1764)*
  Jerusha Edwards (1710 - 1729)*
  Hannah Edwards Wetmore (1713 - 1773)*
  Lucy Edwards (1715 - 1736)*
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Princeton Cemetery
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
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"The way to heaven is ascending; we must be content to travel uphill, though it be hard and tiresome, and contrary to the natural bias of our flesh." Jonathan Edwards
- Holly Burke
 Added: Apr. 28, 2017
The Lord is risen! He is risen indeed! Hallelujah! "And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. And g...(Read more)
- Holly Burke
 Added: Apr. 16, 2017
Good Friday blessings! "But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed" (Isaiah 53:5).
- Holly Burke
 Added: Apr. 14, 2017
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