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Edwards, Sarah Pierpontlocked

(09 January 1710–02 October 1758)
  • Kyle P. Farley

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Edwards, Sarah Pierpont (09 January 1710–02 October 1758), devout Puritan and wife of Jonathan Edwards, the theologian and religious revivalist, devout Puritan and wife of Jonathan Edwards, the theologian and religious revivalist, was born in New Haven, Connecticut, the daughter of James Pierpont, a minister, and Mary Hooker. Her father died when she was four. Her family relations are noteworthy. Her mother, Mary Hooker, was the granddaughter of ...

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