Eliza (Arnold) Poe

Elizabeth (Arnold) Poe (1787 - 1811)

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Elizabeth (Eliza) Poe formerly Arnold aka Hopkins
Born in London, Englandmap
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Wife of — married [location unknown]
Wife of — married in Richmond, Virginia, USAmap
Died in Richmond, Virginia, USAmap
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Elizabeth Arnold was born to Henry and Elizabeth Arnold in London in the spring of 1787. Her mother was a stage actress in London from 1791 to 1795. Henry died in 1789 and, in November 1795, only mother and daughter sailed from England to the United States, arriving in Boston, Massachusetts on January 3, 1796.

She married first Charles David Hopkins in the summer of 1802. Three years later, he died of yellow fever. Six months later, she remarried.

Second, she married David Poe, Jr., with whom she had three children:

  1. William Henry Leonard Poe
  2. Edgar Allan Poe
  3. Rosalie Mackenzie Poe

Elizabeth passed away December 8, 1811 in Richmond, VA, USA.


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