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Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe - Wikipedia


Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe (née Clemm; August 15, 1822 – January 30, 1847) was the wife of American writer Edgar Allan Poe. ... Though their marriage was loving, some biographers suggest th...

Poe's Life | Edgar Allan Poe Museum


While Poe was in Baltimore, Allan died, leaving Poe out of his will, which did, ... and Virginia Clemm to Richmond and married his Virginia, who was not yet ...

That Time 26-Year-Old Edgar Allan Poe Married His 13-Year-Old ...


May 5, 2014 ... That Time 26-Year-Old Edgar Allan Poe Married His 13-Year-Old Cousin .... When Did Teen Girls Stop Commonly Getting Married?

Behind the Lit: Edgar Allan Poe Marries His 13-Year-Old Cousin ...


Sep 22, 2014 ... 179 years ago today, it was OK to marry your underage first cousin — and Poe did exactly that with Virginia Eliza Clemm.

A short biography of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) - Poestories.com


A biography of 19th century American author, Edgar Allan Poe, written by ... U.S. from England in 1796 and married David Poe after her first husband died in 1805 . ... He did reasonably well in the Army and attained the rank of sergeant major.

Virginia Clemm | History of American Women


Aug 10, 2012 ... Virginia Clemm at age 13 married author Edgar Allan Poe poet Edgar ... Poe biographer Joseph Wood Krutch suggests that Poe did not need ...

Edgar Allan Poe - Writer - Biography.com


Oct 27, 2016 ... American writer, poet and critic Edgar Allan Poe is famous for his tales and .... The couple married in 1836 when she was only 13 years old.

Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore - Lectures - Myths and Reality ...


Aug 29, 2010 ... Strongly attached to Virginia and planning to marry her, Edgar was ... I find it impossible, however, to “fear,” as the late, great Professor did, that ...

Edgar Allan Poe Timeline of Important Dates - Shmoop


Key events and dates in a Edgar Allan Poe timeline, compiled by PhDs and Masters ... Marriage. Poe—now 27 years old—marries his thirteen-year-old cousin, ...

The American Literary Blog: Marriage of Edgar Poe


May 16, 2010 ... Edgar A. Poe married his first-cousin Virginia Clemm on May 16, 1836. ... The venue was the home of Mrs. James Yarrington, Poe's current landlord in a boarding house he stayed ... Labels: 1830s, Edgar Allan Poe, marriages ...