Elizabeth Oakes Smith’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 12, 1806

Death Date

Nov 16, 1893

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Nov 16, 1893



The poet Elizabeth Oakes died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American poet and author who is remembered for a poem entitled “The Sinless Child.” She is also known for “Woman and Her Needs” and other feminist-themed essay collections.

She married magazine editor Seba Smith in 1823 and subsequently gave birth to six sons.