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Jersey Proud: Edgar Allen Poe-inspired tombstone stands in NJ cemetery

Many may not know that a tombstone in Riverview Cemetery in Trenton was inspired by Edgar Allen Poe.

News 12 Staff

Jan 22, 2021, 1:27 PM

Updated 1,271 days ago

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Jan. 19 marked the 212th birthday of Edgar Allen Poe. Many may not know that a tombstone in Riverview Cemetery in Trenton was inspired by Poe. The tombstone is shaped like a door and has many Poe references. The person buried there died in 1872.


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