Oct 16, 2007 ... Family and Friends ... John London, Jack's beloved stepfather was a masterful
story teller, and taught him to sail and dream of adventure.
Late in 1876, Flora married John London, a partially disabled Civil War veteran.
The family moved around the Bay area before settling in Oakland, where Jack ...
The family, which included Eliza and Ida, daughters of John London's first
marriage, moved often. Because the economic circumstances of Jack's family
Jack London is known for his Western adventure novels, including White Fang ...
John London, a Civil War veteran, who moved his new family around the Bay ...
1881, 5 John London moved his family to a twenty acre Davenport place in
Alameda, CA. John Griffith London (Jack) enrolled in West End school, Alameda,
His father died when William was nine, and the fortunes of the family were
radically changed. There was no one to farm his mother's land, and the family
Hello. Welcome to the Jack London Family. I am the matriarch of this family. I
would like to introduce the descendants of Jack London and his first wife, Bessie
Jack London was born on January 12, 1876. By age 30 London was
internationally famous for his books Call of the Wild (1903), The Sea Wolf (1904)
and other ...
On this day, Jack London, the illegitimate son of an astrologer father and a
spiritualist mother, is born in San Francisco. His father abandoned the family, and
Jack London's naturalistic style sprang from a difficult and tumultuous childhood.
... and feigned heart attacks blighted the life of the entire family, but especially ...