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Robert Louis Stevenson





born: 13 November 1850 (Edinburgh).
died: 3 December 1894 (Samoa).

Son of Thomas Stevenson and Margaret Isabella Balfour.

His father came from a family of engineers who built many of the lighthouses around the coast of Scotland. His mother came from a family of lawyers and church ministers.

RLS was born at number 8 Howard Place in the Inverleith District.

In 1857 (aged 7 years), the family moved to number 17 Heriot Row in Edinburgh's New Town.
 



Links

The Robert Louis Stevenson Web Site