Jonathan J. Edwards died 129 years ago – February 5, 1884 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Jonathan was the son of Edward Barber Edwards and Nancy Linton. He married Nancy Millie Linton in 1829. She was the daughter of Moses Linton and Ann Nancy Pead. Jonathan and Nancy were first cousins. They had 7 children: Alfred, Lucretia, John E., Susan, Edward, William and Ben Edwards.