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Clergyman

Nathanael Emmons, American clergyman.

Background

Emmons, Nathanael was born on April 20, 1746 in East Haddam, Connecticut, United States. Son of Deacon Samuel and Ruth (Cone) Emmons.

Education

Graduated from Yale, 1767.

Career

Pastor, Congregational Church, Franklin, Massachusetts, 1773-1827. Zealous patriot during American Revolution, strong Federalist thereafter. Author: Works of Nathanael Emmons, Doctor of Divinity, 6 vols., published 1842.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Works of Nathanael Emmons, Doctor of Divinity, 6 vols., published 1842.

Connections

Married Deliverance French, April.; married second, Martha Williams, November 4, 1779.

father:
Deacon Samuel Emmons

mother:
Ruth (Cone) Emmons

spouses:
Deliverance French

Martha Williams