How many Wife's has Poe had in his life? : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread

I've heard of more than one wife in Poe's life how many has he had and when was he married to each of them?

-- Anonymous, January 17, 2003


1 (one)

-- Anonymous, January 23, 2003

I do know that E.A.P. was married to his 14 year old cousin Virgina Clemm.

-- Anonymous, February 02, 2003

EAP had only one wife but he was engaged to (i think it was)3 other ones and loved more them you would think!!! He had alot of love in his lil heart.

-- Anonymous, March 20, 2003

Edgar Allan Poe was only married to one Women or should I say girl, Virgina Clem. When she died he had afairs with Sarah Helen Whitman. In 1849 he was engaged to his childhood sweetheart Elmira Royster Shelton.

-- Anonymous, November 29, 2004

He did indeed marry his 14 year old cousin.....Didn't that one singer...Something ....Lee....He sang "great balls of fire" did the same thing....But this girl was 13 and im not sure what this man was drugged up on....I need REPLIES

-- Anonymous, February 23, 2005

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