Poe's Biographical Flyer

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Connection 1.

In this story the narrator lives with his Aunt and his Cousin.

Poe lived with his Aunt and his Cousin while he was waiting to enter West Point in 1829-1830

Connection 5.

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In this story, Elenora, the narrator's cousin and wife passes away due to an illness.

Poe's real cousin and wife dies, also do his two mothers. This could be related to any or all of the 3 women's deaths. His biological mother dies in 1811, his foster mother dies in 1829, and his wife dies in 1847.