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Cotton Mather
Essays to Do Good (1825 edition)

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Born: February 12, 1663

Died: February 13, 1728 (aged 65)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Theologian, minister

Bio: Cotton Mather, FRS was a socially and politically influential New England Puritan minister, prolific author and pamphleteer; he is often remembered for his role in the Salem witch trials. He was the son of Increase Mather, and grandson of both John Cotton and Richard Mather, all also prominent Puritan ministers.

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