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Alexander Miles (May 18, 1838–May 7, 1918) was an African-American inventor who was best ... Alexander Miles was born in Ohio, probably in Pickaway County near the town of Circleville, in 1838...

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Alexander Miles was born in 1838 Duluth, Minnesota. He moved to Waukesha, Wisconsin where he earned a living as a barber in the 1860s. After a move to ...

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Feb 18, 2013 ... Alexander Miles was born in Ohio probably in January of 1837. His father was Michael Miles of Pickaway County, and his mother was Mary ...

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Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was awarded a patent in 1887 for an automatically opening and closing elevator door design. Miles was ...

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Aug 9, 2016 ... Alexander Miles was a successful black businessman who invented a ... Miles was born in 1838 in Ohio to Michael Miles and Mary Pompy and ...

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Alexander Miles Patented improvements/innovations to the elevator with a system for automatically opening and closing ... [[MORE]] Born 1838, Duluth, Minnesota.

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Nov 19, 2016 ... Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who is best known ... Born in Ohio in 1838, Alexander Miles moved to Duluth, Minnesota in ...

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Alexander A. Miles, a first generation Cuban-American and the oldest of seven children, was born and raised in Miami, Florida. After witnessing the struggle his  ...

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Alexander Miles improved the method of the opening and closing of elevator .... He was born in 1710 Africa somewhere between present day Liberia and Benin.

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Feb 11, 2015 ... Be it known that I, ALEXANDER MILES, a citizen of the United States, residing at Duluth, in the ... Miles was born in Ohio on May 18, 1838.

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Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was born in Ohio in 1837 . In the late 1850s, he moved to Wisconsin and made a living as a barber.

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Dec 20, 2014 ... Can you guess the place of birth of Alexander Miles? He was born in Ohio. The people estimate that he was born in the Pickaway County.