Edgar Allan poe

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Poe was born to traveling actors in Boston on January 19, 1809, Edgar was the second of the three children. His brother was also a writer before he died. Poe's sister taught penmanship, within 3 years of Poe's birth bother his mother and father passed away. By the age of 18 Poe had enough poetry to publish a book, by the end of his first term Poe was desperately poor that he burned his furniture to keep warm.


Poe is Capricorn because he was born on January 19, 1809, his dads name is David Poe and his mothers name is Elizabeth Poe. Poe has 2 sybolings, his mother died in 1811, when Edgar was 2 years old she had divorced her husband and she had the 3 kids. Henry his brother lived with his grandparents, while Poe was adopted by Mr. and Mrs. John Allan and Rosalie was taken by another family. Poe grew up in good surroundings and in good schools.


Elizabeth Arnold Poe, Edgar's mother dies in Richmond, Virginia, her remains are berried at Old St. Johns Church.