Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931), Inventor

24Jun10

Thomas Alva Edison is perhaps the iconic inventor and scientist.

He was awarded over 1000 U.S. patents in his name, including the light bulb, moving pictures, and DC current.

Thomas Edison

He was my 8th cousin 5 times removed, though our common ancestor Edward Ogden.

Jerry Milo Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison

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