1813 – Born on August 28th in Salem, Massachusetts to Captain Jones Very and his first cousin Lydia Very. Prophet, poet and madman, Jones Very was, to say the very least, unique among the men of his time.
1836-1838 – He attended Harvard University and Harvard Divinity School.
1839 – He wrote Essays and Poems.
1880 – Died on May 8th in Salem, Massachusetts.