Mark Twain With His Family, 1884

Mark Twain’s wife – Olivia Langdon. They got married in February 1870 and lived together more than thirty years until she died from heart failure in June 1904. First child of Mark Twain was a boy named Samuel, but he died at the age of nineteen months from diphtheria. On this photo Twain is with three daughters: the oldest – Olivia Susan Clemens ( dubbed “Susy”), Clara Langdon Clemens ( had a nickname “Bay”) and the youngest – Jane Lampton Clemens ( was called “Jean”).

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