Erskine Caldwell

Erskine Preston Caldwell (1903 - 1987)

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Erskine Preston Caldwell
Born in Moreland, Georgia, USAmap
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Died in Paradise Valley, Maricopa County, Arizona, USAmap
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Biography

Erskine Preston Caldwell (December 17, 1903 – April 11, 1987) was an American author.His writings about poverty, racism and social problems in his native South in novels such as Tobacco Road and God's Little Acre won him critical acclaim.

He was the only child of Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church minister Ira Sylvester Caldwell and his schoolteacher wife Caroline Preston (Bell) Caldwell. Rev. Caldwell's ministry necessitated moving the family throughout the South, including the states of Florida, Virginia, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina. When he was 15 Erskine's family settled in Wrens, Georgia.

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Erskine is 29 degrees from Sharon Caldwell, 23 degrees from Burl Ives and 22 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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