Abbot Augustus Low, Sr.

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Abbot Augustus Low, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: September 25, 1912 (68)
Manhattan, New York, New York County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Abiel Abbot Low and Ellen Almira Low
Husband of Marian Low
Father of Abiel Abbot Low; George Cabot Ward Low; Abbot Augustus Low, Jr.; Marian Ward Low; J. C. Low and 1 other
Brother of Harriette Low; Ellen Almira Pierrepont and Seth Low
Half brother of Seth Low

Managed by: Douglas Arthur Kellner
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About Abbot Augustus Low, Sr.

Inventor of the paper shredder!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abbot_Augustus_Low

Abbot Augustus Low (Gus Low) (1844 – 1912) was an entrepreneur and inventor from Brooklyn, who lived in St. Lawrence County, New York and was the owner of the Horseshoe Forestry Company. He was the son of Abiel Abbot Low and owned 32,000 acres (130 km2) in an area of upstate New York known as Horseshoe, located on the Western shore of Horseshoe Lake, in Piercefield, New York and extending onto bordering land in Colton, New York.

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Abbot Augustus Low, Sr.'s Timeline

1844
May 12, 1844
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1881
December 29, 1881
Age 37
1884
May 6, 1884
Age 39
New York, Kings County, New York, United States
1889
August 1, 1889
Age 45
Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, NY, United States
1912
September 25, 1912
Age 68
New York, New York County, New York, United States
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