Zilpah Wadsworth Longfellow (1778-1851) was the daughter of Peleg and Elizabeth Bartlett Wadsworth of Portland. In 1804, she married Stephen Longfellow, a lawyer, judge, and legislator who was active in civic affairs.
The couple had eight children. Among them was the noted poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
About This Item
- Title: Zilpah Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland, ca. 1846
- Creation Date: circa 1846
- Subject Date: circa 1846
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Daguerreotype
- Local Code: LONG 4823
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Longfellow family
- Longfellow, Zilpah Wadsworth, 1778-1851--Portrait photographs
- Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1886--Family
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105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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