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1: Mark Twain | Ally Rosenberg Period 5
2: Mark Twain’s real name was Samuel Clemens but he changed it for personal reasons. He wrote scrapbooks about his life too, it was like a story about him. Mark Twain was born November 30, 1835, and died April 21, 1910.
3: When Mark Twain was younger he had always wanted to be a steamboatman, he accomplished that but when the civil war came their company could not hold any longer and it shut down. | To protect himself from the war Mark Twain moved west where he found the Territorial Secretary of Nevada job. When he started to get bored of that job he became a reporter at the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise.
4: Sam and Livy Clemens were married in 1870 and moved to Hartford in 1871 and they asked the architect Edward Tuckerman Potter to design their house. Then, after a few years the family started to have financial problems, which caused them to move out of his child hood home.
5: In 1869, Mark Twain Married Olivia Langdon Clemens. Their first child was Langdon who was their son and was born November 7, 1870. Then they had two daughters, one was Suzy and she was born March 18,1872, the other one was Jean, born July 26, 1880. Next they had Jean their second daughter July 26, 1880
6: "Mark Twain.” [online] http://www.pbs.org/marktwain/scrapbook/index.html “The Mark Twain House & Museum” [Online] http://www.marktwainhouse.org/ “Mark Twain’s Family Tree” [Online] http://www.marktwainhouse.org/theman/twain_tree.pdf http://www.josephinesjournal.com/pics/MarkTwain.jpg http://www.fingerpostproductions.com/nook_farm/images/twain-family.jpg
7: http://www.fabulousphilippines.com/mark-twain.jpg http://atticfox.files.wordpress.com/2007/12/mark-twain.jpg http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/events/bancroftiana/122/images/twain1.jpg http://tinafloystad.files.wordpress.com/2008/01/mark-twain.jpg http://www.laputan.org/images/pictures/mark_twain.jpg