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  • Silas Lamson (c.1778 - 1855)
    Reference: Full text "Descendants of William Lamson of Ipswich, Mass 1634-1917" by Dr. William Judson Lamson, M.D. p 153-154 377 Silas /6 Lamson (Nathaniel /5, Thomas /4, Thomas /3, John /2, William /1...
  • Josiah Kendall Proctor (1848 - 1920)
    History of Proctor-Silex, 1788 to 1972 By Arthur L. Redstone PART I - JAMES SMITH CO. - 1788-1883 Eventually, management had to realize the urgency of reversing this decline. Then in 1878, the burn...
  • Hans Schlag (1890 - 1970)
  • Sir Casimir Stanislaw Gzowski (1813 - 1898)
    Casimir Stanislaus Gzowski (born March 5, 1813, died September 24, 1898) was a Polish-Canadian engineer. He participated in the 1830 November Upraising. and was an exiled officer following the upraisin...
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    Ramon Barba (1939 - 2021)
    Ramon Cabanos Barba ONS was a Filipino inventor and horticulturist best known for inventing a way to induce more flowers in mango trees using ethrel and potassium nitrate. Barba was proclaimed a Nation...


Inventors are people who invent unique or novel devices, methods, compositions, processes or discoveries.

This project is on History Link

List of notable inventors

For a complete list, please see: Inventors Project Profiles.

  • Dr. Andre Cipriani, pioneered the development of the Cobalt-60 Therapy units which are used for the treatment of cancer and occupational radiation protection.

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