Martin B. Graver

11 Nov 1844 - 22 Aug 1884

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Martin B. Graver

11 Nov 1844 - 22 Aug 1884
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Grave site information of Martin B. Graver (11 Nov 1844 - 22 Aug 1884) at Lehighton (Gnaden Huetten) Cemetery in Lehighton, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States from BillionGraves

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Martin B. Graver

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Lehighton (Gnaden Huetten) Cemetery

400-444 S 4th St
Lehighton, Carbon, Pennsylvania
United States
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larryfgraver

June 8, 2011
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Aunty Bec

April 4, 2020
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June 8, 2011

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Life timeline of Martin B. Graver

1844
Martin B. Graver was born on 11 Nov 1844
Martin B. Graver was 15 years old when Petroleum is discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania leading to the world's first commercially successful oil well. Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It is commonly refined into various types of fuels. Components of petroleum are separated using a technique called fractional distillation, i.e. separation of a liquid mixture into fractions differing in boiling point by means of distillation, typically using a fractionating column.
Martin B. Graver was 18 years old when U.S. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, declaring the freedom of all slaves in Confederate territory by January 1, 1863. Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.
Martin B. Graver was 33 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Martin B. Graver died on 22 Aug 1884 at the age of 39
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