Edgar Allan Poe's Personal Life

By: Regan Beagle

Edgar Allan Poe's Books

Edgar Allan's Poe's books that he has written are... "The Tell-Tale heart", "The Raven", and "The Fall of the House of Usher".

Edgar Allan's Poe's other many books may be short stories, poetry, a novel, a textbook, a book of scientific theory, and hundreds of essays and book reviews.

Edgar wrote poetry to express his feelings.

Poe invented the detective story, and detective novels are the most popular literary genre today.

One of the popular books Edgar Allan Poe had written

Edgar Allan Poe's Childhood

  • Edgar is the second child of three and all the other children poets or teachers.
  • At the age of 13 he had already enough poetry to publish a book
  • Both of his parents died within 3 years of Edgar's birth
Edgar Allan Poe as a child

Edgar Allan Poe's Family

Parents: Eliza and David Poe, Jr    

Foster Parents: John Allan and Frances Allan

Grandparents: Elizabeth Arnold

Siblings: William Henry Leonard Poe and Rosalie Poe

Wife: Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe

Frances Allan- Edgar Allan Poe's foster mother

Influenced Edgar Allan Poe's

Baltimore was where Edgar grew up and lived. This place influenced him because was a great time of growth in the city, new factories were being built, and baltimore was the 3rd biggest city in the country.    

Influenced by Edgar Allan Poe's

There is many people influenced by Edgar Allan Poe; Agatha Christie, Ambrose Bierce, Elizabeth Engstrom, and many more famous writers and loves of him. Many people are influenced by him because they love his story on how he became a writer and why they would want to become a writer.

Edgar Allan Poe