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How did his really parents die and what was the cause of death?
-- Anonymous, December 22, 2001
His father died between 1810 and 1811. His mother died of pulmonary tuberculosis. hope this helps. you can also go to: http://www.etsu.edu/writing/amlit2000/drafts/finprather.htm
-- Anonymous, January 29, 2003