Thomas Edison

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Thomas Edison

Inventor


    John Edison

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    • 4th Generation — Great-grandfather of Thomas Edison
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    • ABT 1724 
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    • ABT 1825 
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    • Bayham, Elgin, Ontario, Canada 
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    • 10 Oct 1765 
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    • There is some doubt as to whether John Edison came to America from Holland where the Edison family may have escaped to avoid religious prosecution in England, or whether John's family may have already been in America for several generations before he was born.

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