Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe (née Clemm; August 15, 1822 – January 30, 1847)
was the wife of American writer Edgar Allan Poe. The couple were first cousins
Within three years of Poe's birth both of his parents had died, and he was taken in
by the wealthy tobacco merchant John Allan and his wife Frances Valentine ...
May 5, 2014 ... As if his stories weren't occasionally disturbing enough, it turns out Edgar Allan
Poe's love life was more than a little creepy as well.
Sep 22, 2014 ... Like so many aspects of Edgar Allan Poe's life (including his death), the nature of
his marriage to his 13-year-old cousin, Virginia Eliza Clemm, ...
Elizabeth Arnold came to the U.S. from England in 1796 and married David Poe
after her first husband died in 1805. They had three children, Henry, Edgar, and ...
Aug 10, 2012 ... Wife of Author Edgar Allan Poe. Virginia Clemm (1822-1847) was the wife of poet
and author Edgar Allan Poe, who was best known for his ...
May 16, 2010 ... Edgar A. Poe married his first-cousin Virginia Clemm on May 16, 1836. ... By
today's standards, the marriage was a bit odd but, for the time, their relationship
was not particularly ... Labels: 1830s, Edgar Allan Poe, marriages ...
Aug 12, 2014 ... “When his wife died Mr. Poe took it might hard. ... Mabbott, Thomas Ollive, “Poem
by Poe's Wife,” Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume I: ...
One of America's major writers, Edgar Allan Poe was far ahead of his time in his
vision ... In 1836 Poe married his cousin Virginia—now thirteen years old—and ...
Jul 14, 2015 ... So Edgar Allen Poe married his 13-year-old first cousin. If you read the Wikipedia
entry for her you can see that scholars don't agree on ...