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David Poe, Jr.

Birthplace: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Death: Died in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of <private> Poe; David Poe, Sr.; <private> McBride and Elizabeth Poe
Husband of Elizabeth Hopkins Poe and <private> Arnold
Father of William Henry Leonard Poe; Rosalie MacKenzie Poe and Edgar Allan Poe
Brother of <private> Poe; George Washington Poe; John Hancock Poe; William Poe; Samuel Poe and 5 others

Occupation: Actor, Lawyer/Actor
Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About David Poe Jr.

David Poe, Jr. was best known as the father of American author Edgar Allan Poe. An actor by profession, David Poe, Jr. abandoned his wife and children in 1810, when his youngest daughter, Rosalie was just an infant, and Edgar was barely one year old. David died in 1811.

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David Poe Jr.'s Timeline

July 18, 1784
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
April 9, 1805
Age 20
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
January 30, 1807
Age 22
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
January 19, 1809
Age 24
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
November 20, 1810
Age 26
Norflolk, , Virginia, USA
October 19, 1811
Age 27
Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, USA