Nationality, American. Spouse(s), Susan Houghton, Elizabeth Otis. Children,
Charles Rollin Otis, Norton Prentice Otis. Engineering career. Significant projects,
elevators. Elisha Graves Otis (August...
A descendant of a James Otis who immigrated from England to New England in
... Elisha Graves Otis, (born August 3, 1811, Halifax, Vermont, U.S.—died April 8,
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, ...
Mar 26, 2007 ... In 1852 Elisha Graves Otis, invented the first safety brake for elevators. With his
installation of the first safe elevator in 1853 he literally started ...
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 ...
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
The bathysphere was invented by William Beebe and Otis Barton (around 1930).
.... Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861) invented the elevator brake, which greatly ...
US Inventors and Inventions. ... OTIS, ELISHA GRAVES Elisha Graves Otis (1811
-1861) was an American mechanic and inventor. Otis invented the elevator ...