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NameJonathan Remington
Livedb. 1677-07-27 - d. 1745-09-20 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon on Ecclesiastes 8:11 -- dedicatee (autograph: yes)Sermon on Romans 11:36 -- dedicatee (autograph: yes)
Linked Reports
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Biographical Sources ConsultedThe New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 8, p. 51.
Other NoteMay be the "Remington" named in George Curwen Papers, Sermons 1700-1717, Vol. 2: MSS 45. Jonathan Remington was born in Cambridge to Captain Jonathan Remington (d. 1700) and Martha Belcher Remington (d. 1711). He graduated from Harvard in 1696, and was a resident tutor and fellow there from 1703-1711. He was then the Deputy to the General Court at Cambridge, MA; the Judge of Court of Common Pleas, 1715–33; Judge of Probate for Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 1725–45; Justice of Superior Court, 1733–45. He married Lucy Bradstreet (1680-1743), and had three daughters who survived to majority.
GEMMS record createdJuly 27, 2020
GEMMS record last editedJuly 27, 2020