When did Edgar Allan Poe's sister die?
His sister, Rosalie Mackenzie Poe, died on July 21, 1874.
Did Edgar Allan Poe's father abandon them or die--doing a report on him wondering whether the father died or abandoned the family in 1810 1 site says he died 2nd says he abandoned the family?
Edgar at the age of three lost his mother who died of consumption, and his biological father (a professional actor) deserted him and then died about a year later. Edgar was then raised by the Allan family, but never legally adopted. Still ,he was treated - at least at first - as a family member. However, John Allan and Edgar developed problems in their relationship. John Allan refused to help Edgar through college and an…
When their parents were there no more, they were split up. His older brother was named Henry and became a sailor and alcoholic. Before Edgar reached steady going in his works, Henry died. Rosalie Mackenzie Poe was Edgar's younger sister. When he was 3 his little sister was 1. More information: William Henry Leonard Poe, Edgar's older brother died on August 1, 1831. Rosalie Mackenzie Poe, Poe's younger sister, died July 21, 1874.