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Jane Poe (McBride)

Birthplace: Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland
Death: Died in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. Robert McBride
Wife of John Poe
Mother of David Poe, Sr.; George Poe, Sr.; Robert Poe; Samuel Poe; Jane Poe and 5 others
Sister of Admiral John McBride

Occupation: Emm.1749 residing in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania for a time.
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Immediate Family

About Jane Poe

Jane is presumed to be the daughter of the Reverend Robert McBride. Her brother was Admiral John McBride. "


  • Elder, William Voss, III, manuscript notes based of Poe family documents, sent to A. G. Rose, May 8, 1978.
  • Phillips, Mary E., Edgar Allan Poe: The Man, Chicago: John C. Winston Company,1926. ‎(Especially pages 1-43.)‎
  • Quinn, Arthur Hobson, Edgar Allan Poe: A Critical Biography, New York: Appleton-Century Company, 1942.
  • Thomas, Dwight and David K. Jackson, The Poe Log, Boston: G. K. Hall & Co, 1987.


John and Jane Poe emigrated to America in 1749 or 1750. Living fora time in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, they moved to Baltimore about 1755.

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Jane Poe's Timeline

Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland
September 1741
Age 35
Age 36
Cavan, Ireland
Age 38
Cavan, Ireland
Age 49
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
July 17, 1802
Age 96
Baltimore, Maryland, USA