Jerusha Edwards

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Jerusha Edwards

Birthdate: (17)
Birthplace: Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
Death: February 14, 1748 (17)
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
Place of Burial: Bridge Street Cemetery Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA, MEMORIAL ID 9800958
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. Jonathan Edwards and Sarah Edwards
Fiancée of David Brainerd
Sister of Esther Burr; Mary Dwight (Edwards); Lucy (Edwards) Woodbridge; Hon. Judge Timothy Edwards; Joseph Edwards, Esq. and 8 others

Managed by: Alice Zoe Marie Knapp
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About Jerusha Edwards

Jerusha Edwards was the daughter of Rev. Jonathan Edwards, a leading American theologian and pastor, and his wife Sarah (Pierpont) Edwards. She was also engaged to David Brainerd, a prominent American missionary. She nursed David in his final illness, contracted tuberculosis from him, and died a few months after him. She is buried by his side.

Source: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9800958

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Jerusha Edwards's Timeline

1730
April 26, 1730
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
1748
February 14, 1748
Age 17
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
February 14, 1748
Age 17
Bridge Street Cemetery Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA, MEMORIAL ID 9800958