Jonas Clark Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1752.
13 children including Polly, Betsey, Lucy, Liddy, Patty, Sally, Thomas, Jonas, William, Peter, Bowen, Harry. Ordained to ministry Congregationalist Church, 1755. Pastor 1st Parish Church, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1755-1805.
Close friend and adviser John Hancock, Samuel Adams. Author: The Importance of Military Skill, Measures for Defense, and a Martial Spirit in a Time of Peace, 1768. The Fate of Blood Thirsty Oppressors and God’s Tender Care of His Distressed People, 1776.
Married Lucy Bowen, September 27, 1757.