Nationality, American. Spouse(s), Susan Houghton, Elizabeth Otis. Children,
Charles Rollin Otis, Norton Prentice Otis. Engineering career. Significant projects,
elevators. Elisha Graves Otis (August...
Elisha Graves Otis, (born August 3, 1811, Halifax, Vermont, U.S.—died April 8,
1861, Yonkers, New York) American inventor of the safety elevator. A descendant
Elisha Otis. Born August 3, 1811 - Died April 8, 1861. Improvement in Hoisting
Mechanism. Patent No. 31, 128. Elisha Graves Otis didn't invent the elevator, ...
otis.gif. Inventor's name: Elisha Graves Otis. Date of birth: August 3rd, 1811. Date
of death: April 28th, 1861. Invention: Elisha invented the break for the elevator
using a tough, steel wagon spring ... Elisha Otis was born in Halifax, Vermont.
The family of Elisha Graves Otis had roots in New England that stretched back to
the seventeenth century. Elisha, the son of Stephen and Phoebe Otis was born ...
circa 1855: Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861). American inventor, devised
automatic safety brake for elevators 1852-53, patented a steam elevator 1861,
Elisha Otis, a descendant of revolutionary patriot James Otis (1725-1783), was
born near Halifax, Vermont. He left his family's successful farm at the ageof ...
Elisha Otis. AKA Elisha Graves Otis. Born: 3-Aug-1811. Birthplace: Halifax, VT
Died: 8-Apr-1861. Location of death: Yonkers, NY Cause of death: unspecified
Invention(s)/Date(s). Nationality. Ben Franklin. Elijah McCoy ... Elisha G. Otis.
Etienne Lenoir. Percy L. Spencer ... Invention(s)/Date(s). Nationality. Ben Franklin
May 24, 2014 ... Wife of Elisha Graves Otis Mother of Norton Prentiss Otis ... Susan A. Otis (born
Houghton) in MyHeritage family trees (mikemather55 Web Site) ...