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Jonathan Edwards

  • Birth 5 Oct 1703 East Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 22 Mar 1758 Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA
  • Burial Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA
  • Memorial ID 1360

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."



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1360
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jonathan Edwards (5 Oct 1703–22 Mar 1758), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1360, citing Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .