Edgar Allan Poe
Information all about Edgar Allan Poe's birth, life, and death. It discusses the death of him mom and dad. His marriage to his cousin. Then her early death as well. Many readers already know that Edgar Allan Poe had a sad childhood.. He was born on January 19, 1809 in Boston.. His parents, who were traveling actors, died when he was young, so he was sent to live with a wealthy merchant, John Allan, and his wife, Frances, in Richmond, VA.