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How old are Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert?

Matthew Cuthbert - A sixty-year-old bachelor who lives at Green Gables with his sister, Marilla. Matthew is painfully shy and a little eccentric. Although he is terrified of women, he instantly likes Anne and pressures Marilla to adopt her.

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Furthermore, is Marilla older than Matthew?

Marilla was born in 1824 in Avonlea, Prince Edward Island, to Mr. and Mrs. Cuthbert. She was raised there along with her older brother Matthew.

Subsequently, question is, how old is Marilla Cuthbert in Anne with an E? Set in the late 19th century, the novel recounts the adventures of Anne Shirley, an 11-year-old orphan girl, who is mistakenly sent to two middle-aged siblings, Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, who had originally intended to adopt a boy to help them on their farm in the fictional town of Avonlea on Prince Edward Island,

how old is Marilla in Anne of Green Gables?

Marilla is a very determined and stubborn woman, and tells Anne not to think of her and to think of her education, but Anne says, "Marilla, I'm sixteen years old and just as stubborn as you are", and tells Marilla that she'll be working at Avonlea Public School so she can be with her.

What happens to Marilla Cuthbert?

Following Colleen Dewhurst's death in 1991, Marilla Cuthbert's death was written into Road to Avonlea. At Marilla's funeral, Hetty King refers to Gilbert and Anne Blythe, stating they were married. Anne does not appear in the Avonlea episode because she is sick with scarlet fever.

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