Mark Twain's Life

By~Alexis Dighton

Birth

  • Mark Twain was born November 30th 1835
  • Mark Twain was the sixth child
  • Mark Twain was born in Florida
  • is parents were John Marshell Clemens and June Lampton
  • He was Named Samuel L. Clemens

Career

  • Mark Twain had a multifacting career
  • He used to work as a store keeper and a land spectator
  • He became a writer
  • He doesn't write silly books
  • He's an author

Early Childhood

  • he was born and raised in Florida
  • His father died when he was 12
  • Gathered material for his most famous story
  • He grew up in Rivertown
  • Then he moved to Hannibal when he was four

Family

  • Father
  • Mother
  • Aunt Polly
  • Brother Henry
  • Daughter Susy

Hobbies/Interests

  • Writing
  • Playing Hooky
  • Public Speaking
  • Smoked Pipes Constantly
  • Lectures

Extra

  • He died on April 21st, 1910
  • In 1870 he got married
  • He married Olivia Langdon
  • He found jobs for his younger brother Henry
  • His daughter Susy Clemens had a short life

Education

  • Mark Twain didn't Graduate
  • Worked with a printing machine instead of going to school
  • He stopped going to school in elementary
  • He went to college
  • He went to Oxford university