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 ...
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
circa 1855: Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861). American inventor, devised
automatic safety brake for elevators 1852-53, patented a steam elevator 1861,
Genealogy for Elisha Graves Otis (1811 - 1861) family tree on Geni, with over
150 ... Otis was born in Halifax, Vermont to Stephen Otis, Jr. and Pheobe Glynn.
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 ...
Invention(s)/Date(s). Nationality. Ben Franklin. Elijah McCoy ... Elisha G. Otis.
Etienne Lenoir. Percy L. Spencer ... Invention(s)/Date(s). Nationality. Ben Franklin
Chester F. Carlson was born in Seattle, Washington, USA. As a teenager,
Carlson ..... Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861) was an American mechanic and