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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet


    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 27 Feb 1807 
    • Birth Location:
    • Portland, Cumberland, Maine 
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    • Death Date:
    • 24 Mar 1882 
    • Death Location:
    • Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • American “Fireside” Poet

      Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is often listed among the Fireside Poets. The group consisted of the first American poets whose popularity rivaled that of British poets. It is often said to include John Greenleaf Whittier, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, William Cullen Bryant, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and James Russell Lowell.

  • Marriages for Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


    • Spouse:
    • Mary Storer Potter

    • Spouse:
    • Frances Elizabeth Appleton

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