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Like most of the important people in Poe's life, Frances Allan died of tuberculosis when Edgar was 20.

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Q: What tragedy befell Frances Allan and how old was Edgar Allan Poe when it happened?
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What does befell mean?

Befell means happened or occurred or came to pass. A question might be What tragedy befell Edgar Allan Poe when he was two years old? The answer is His mother and father died. The same question could be asked What happened to Edgar Allan when he was two years old? The same answer would be given: His mother and father died.


Who was Frances Allan to Edgar Allan Poe?

Frances Allan was Poe's foster mother.


Who were john and Frances allan to Edgar Allan Poe?

John and Frances Allan were Poe's foster parents.


What relationship did Edgar Allan Poe have with John and Frances Allan?

John and Frances Allan were the foster parents of Edgar Allan Poe.


Who is the wife of John Allan?

Frances Allan


Who was Frances Allan?

Frances Allan (1784-1829) was John Allan's (1779-1834) wife, and they were Edgar Allan Poe's foster parents.


Who is Frances Allan to Edgar Allan Poe?

Frances Allan is Poe's foster mother. She is not his natural, adoptive or step mother.


Who was Edgar Allan Poe's foster mother?

Frances AllenEdgar Allan Poe's foster mother was Frances Allan and his foster father was John Allan. She was known as Fanny.Poe's foster mother was named Frances Keeling Valentine Allan.


What Happened To Poe When His Parents Died?

He was fostered by John and Frances Allan although he was never officially adopted.


When and how did Frances Allan die?

Frances Allan, Edgar Allan Poe's foster mother died on February 28, 1829 after a long illness.


What happened to Edgar Allan Poe's foster mother and when?

Poe's foster mother, Frances Keeling Valentine Allan, died of tuberculosis on February 28, 1829.


Who are Frances and John Allan?

Frances and John Allan are the foster parents of Edgar Allan Poe. They took him in when he was almost 3 years old after his mother died.

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