Originally posted by Augusta
Andrew, I just read how he died in the book I am reading just a couple of nights ago. I did not however notice the date. So what is that 302 yrs ago today? Thank God for him and how he lifted up and always spoke on the supremacy of Christ and his love, as well as all of his other very important contributions to theology and to our country in general. An intersting note on his progeny.
A. E. Winship tracked down 1400 of Jonathan and Sarah's decendants from their marriage and found that they had produced out of their 12? children.
13 college presidents
100 lawyers, and a dean of an outstanding law school
66 physicians and a dean of a medical school
80 holders of public office:
three U.S. senators
mayors of 3 large cities
governors of three states
a Vice President of the United States
a controller of the U.S. treasury