Edison's Life: Thomas Edison And His Life

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Abstract In this essay we will be talking about Thomas Edison and his life. When and where Edison was born. Who are his parents Samuel Ogden Edison, Junior & Nancy Mathews Elliott and what did they do before and after he was born. In addition to how his family had such a great impact on him with achieving his goals. We will also talk about his wives Mary Stilwell and Mary Sharlow and his children Marion, Thomas Jr. and William from his first wife and Madeleine, Charles and Theodore Miller from his second wife. As well as how his inventions were successful and had a great impact on us and on our world such as creating the light bulb and motion pictures. We will mention how, when, and where he passed away. Finally, we will say how his life had an effect on our lives morally and scientifically. Have you ever thought how our life would be without electricity? Well this great invention has changed people’s life completely. The great American scientist Thomas Alva Edison is the one who changed the history of inventions. No body disagree that he was one of the most amazing inventors ever. In fact, he is the one who enlightened the whole world. Thomas Alva Edison was born on 11th Feb. 1847 in Milan, Ohio. He was the 7th son of Samuel Ogden Edison, Jr. (1804-1896).…show more content…
His mom, a proficient teacher, was a real impact in Thomas’ initial life. In the 25th of Dec. 1871, Thomas Edison got married to Mary Stilwell who was 16 years old (1855-1884) whom he had met two months before they got married. They’ve got three children: William Leslie Edison (1878-1937) who was an inventor graduated from Yale University. Marion Estelle Edison who used to be called the “Dot” was born on 1873 and passed away in 1965. Thomas Alva Edison Jr. who was born in 1876 and died in 1935 used to be called “Dash” as a

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