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Edwin Markham

Edwin MarkhamAKA Charles Edward Anson Markham

Born: 23-Apr-1852
Birthplace: Oregon City, OR
Died: 7-Mar-1940
Location of death: Staten Island, New York City
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Man With the Hoe

Father: Samuel Barzillai Markham
Mother: Elizabeth Winchell (d. 1893)
Wife: Annie Cox (m. 1875, div. 1884)
Girlfriend: Elizabeth Senter (extra-marital affair, d. 1885)
Wife: Caroline Bailey (m. 1887)
Wife: Anna Catherine Murphy (m. 1898, one son)

    University: California College, Vacaville, CA
    University: San Jose Normal School, San Jose, CA
    University: Santa Rosa College, Santa Rosa, CA

    Ran Away From Home 1867
    Stroke 1936

Author of books:
The Man with the Hoe and Other Poems (1899, poetry)
Lincoln and Other Poems (1901, poetry)
Shoes of Happiness (1915, poetry)
Gates of Paradise (1920, poetry)
New Poems: Eighty Songs at Eighty (1932, poetry)
The Star of Araby (1937, poetry)

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