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Allegheny City Patentees 1790-1879

Inventor Invention Date Patent Number
Pemberton, H. Alkalies, Box for putting up caustic Nov. 27, 1866 60,051
Thompson , G. Alkalies Box for preserving Sept. 15, 1857 18,214
Thompson, G. Alkalies, Device for putting up caustic Oct. 21, 1856 15,957
Pemberton, H. Alkalies, Process of manufacturing caustic Feb. 8, 1859 22,888
Pemberton, H. Alum, Porous Oct. 6, 1868 82,747
Pemberton, H Alumina, Mfg. of sulphate of May 19, 1868 8,005
Slatter, W. Ambulance May 30, 1865 47,992
Chamberlin, C.A. Anchor Apr. 19, 1864 42,346
Rosameyer, Jr., H. Animal power June 11, 1872 127,800
Hamilton W. Axle Boxes, Machinery for dressing May 5, 1863 38,385
Alston, A.J. Axle-skein, Malleable-iron Dec. 24, 1872 134,189
McKerahan, W. Back-band hook Feb. 9, 1869 86,852
Lecky, R.H. Bale-tie cotton Oct. 9, 1867 70,230
Ralya, J.J. Barrel machine Nov. 26, 1867 71,326
Reid, J. Barrel-trussing machine Oct. 29, 1872 132,601
Glenn, C. Bed-bottom Spring Dec. 6, 1870 109,889
Moore, J. Bed-bottom Spring Aug. 24, 1869 94,020
Kennedy, S. Bed-lounge Dec. 17, 1872 133,992
Martin, W.W. Boiler-heads, Bending flanges upon Je. 19, 1866 55,687
McBride, J. Boiler heads, Machine for cutting oval holes in Aug. 28, 1866 57,533
McBride, J. Boiler heads, Machine for cutting oval holes in Aug. 28, 1866 57,534
Adams, D.E. Bolt making Sept. 18, 1866 58,040
Phillips, Z.C. Boring Machine Jan. 2, 1872 122,402
Lecky, R.H. Boring tools, Coupling shafts of May 2, 1865 47,555
Lecky, R.H. Boring tools, Coupling shafts of May 2, 1865 47,556
Caldwell, J.K. Brick drier Jan. 21, 1868 73,433
Johnson , J.J. Brick-drier Sept. 24, 1867 69,217
Gano, R.M. Brick-machine Jan. 21, 1868 73,522
Gissinger, S. Brick-machine Oct. 21, 1862 36,706
Gissinger, S. Brick-machine Dec. 10, 1867 72,015
Morley, I. Brick-machine Aug. 15, 1865 49,430
Sprague, E. Brick-machine Dec. 22, 1868 85,142
Johnson, J.J. Brick-machine Feb. 19, 1867 62,207
Lemon, J.K. Brick-pressing machine Apr. 11, 1865 47,209
Gissinger, S. Brush and boot-jack, Blacking Feb. 20, 1866 52,787
Tyson, W.W. Burner, Vapor Jan. 11, 1870 98,817
Davis, J. Car brake May 29, 1866 55,067
Davis, J. Car brake Aug. 20, 1867 67,962
Dunham, W.H. and Widney, J. Car brake Dec. 3, 1867 71,591
Sprangler, G.C. Car-coupling Apr. 4, 1871 113,462
Widney, J. Car-coupling July 5, 1864 43,447
Davis, J. Car-coupling, Railway Oct. 20, 1863 40,331
Herd, S.R. Car-coupling Railway Feb. 22, 1870 100,146
Caldwell, J.K. Car Drying Nov. 16, 1869 96,882
Glass, G.W. Car wheel Cast-iron Apr. 25, 1854 10,816
Martin, W.W. Car wheel lubricator Jan. 21, 1868 73,621
Helm, H. Car wheels upon axles, Mode of adjusting Nov. 7, 1865 50,823
Rowland, A.H. Cars, Buffer spring for railway Sept. 29, 1863 40,122
Wood, J.T. and Smith,E. C. Carriage bolts, Machine for making Dec. 6, 1864 45,367
Kimble, S.D. Carriage-brake Oct. 20, 1868 83,174
Wiley, J. Cask, Brewers Je. 18, 1872 128,003
Hewitt, J.W. and Lynch, G.R. Caster, Furniture July 7, 1868 79,571
Gengembre, H.P. Cement of boiled coal-tar and earth July 11, 1854 11,269
Copley, Jr., J.B. Chain-making machine Sept. 10, 1867 68,709
Daniels, R. Churn May 21, 1872 127,030
Gissinger, S. Churn July 14, 1863 39,225
McElroy, J. Churn Aug. 10, 1869 93,462
Mooney, L. Churn Nov. 27, 1866 60,035
Wood, J.K. and Speer, D.R. Churn Dec. 1, 1868 84,524
Charlton, J. Clothes, rubber for washing Apr. 14, 1868 76,603
Jenkins, R. and Woods, T. Coal dumping apparatus June 6, 1871 115,738
Chamberlin, C.A. Coal mining machine Mar. 9, 1858 19,543
Davis, J.H. Cock angle valve Feb. 8, 1870 99,650
Davis, J.H. Cock, bib Feb. 8, 1870 99,649
Davis, J.H. Cock, cast iron valve Feb. 8, 1870 99,653
Davis, J.H. Cock, check-valve Feb. 8, 1870 99,652
Davis, J.H. Cock, Globe-valve Feb. 8, 1870 99,651
Ramsden, T and Davis, H.M. Cock, Valve July 20, 1869 92,748
Arbuckle, Jr., J. Coffee, roasted Jan. 21, 1868 73,486
Hamilton, W. Coffin-fastening Je. 28, 1870 104,730
Crawford, B. Condenser and boiler, Steam Engine Sept. 7, 1844 3,732
Black , W. Corn Sheller Oct. 21, 1856 15,920
Fischer, W.A. Crucibles, glass-melting pots, etc. Composition for making Nov. 7, 1871 120,579
Spratt , W.S. Cultivator, Garden Feb. 9, 1869 86,879
Johnston , J.J. Distilling hydrocarbon oils, Apparatus for June 15, 1869 91,448
Johnston , J. Distilling hydrocarbon Apparatus for June 15, 1869 91,447
Johnston , J.J. Distilling oils, Apparatus for June 20, 1865 48,285
Kirk, A. Distilling petroleum June 16, 1868 78,878
Miller, J. Distilling petroleum, Apparatus for Apr. 21, 1868 77,070
McGonnigle, M. Door bolt June 20, 1865 48,297
Thomas, L. Door spring Mar. 3, 1857 16,759
Caldwell, J.K. Drying furnace and oven Mar. 30, 1869 88,444
Blake, E.S. Electrical machine Mar. 28, 1848 5,485
Hamilton , W. Elevator Je.28, 1870 104,731
Manz, F. Faucet, Beer Apr. 12, 1870 101,966
Nicholson, J. Feed-water heater May 22, 1866 54,949
Nicholson , J. Feed-water heater Oct. 8, 1867 69,576
Godfrey, J. Fence Aug. 31, 1869 94,199
Brettell, F.S. and Frisbie, J.B. Fire-arm Feb. 10, 1857 16,575
Crumpton, J.C. Fire-kindler Sept. 23, 1873 143,066
Crumpton , J.C. Fire-kindler Sept. 30, 1873 143,277
Crumpton, J.C. Fire-kindling composition Apr. 29, 1873 138,382
Denning, I.W. Fire-shovel Mar. 21, 1871 112,789
Copley , J. Forging-machine Je. 16, 1868 78,862
Becker, C. Ross,J.A. and Steurnagel, A. Fruit-can July 14, 1868 79,889
Becker, C. Ross, J.A. Sterurnagel, A. Fruit can manufacture July 14, 1868 79,890
Gilliam, E. Fruit-gatherer May 8, 1866 54,527
Davis , J. Grain drill Nov. 14, 1865 50,914
Davis, J. Grain seperator Nov. 14, 1865 50,913
Wellman, M.D. Grate Nov. 19, 1867 71,253
MacIntosh , W.S. Grate-bar Oct. 13, 1868 82,965
Wellman, M.D. Grate-bar stove Apr. 12, 1870 101,795
Ibister, C. Grate for coal stoves Apr. 17, 1849 6,358
Kennedy, S. Griddle Aug. 26, 1873 142,164
Malley , T. Hair-drying machine Jan. 19, 1869 85,944
Benson, A.K. Hair restorative Dec. 21, 1869 98,142
Crawford, B. Hame Mar. 10, 1868 75,250
Schroeffel, J. and Dell, W. Harrow and earth cutter Apr. 5, 1870 101,522
Sprague, E. Heater Oct. 20, 1863 40,366
Shannon, W. Hinge Dec. 8, 1868 84,771
Shannon , W. Hinge Dec. 8, 1868 84,772
Drum, S. Hinge, shutter Je. 20, 1865 48,264
Smith, Jr., J. Hinge, shutter Oct. 28, 1862 36,865
Myers , H.M. Hinges with tin, Coating Je. 15, 1869 91,477
Carr, D. Hoes and picks, Die for making Feb. 13, 1872 123,552
Smith , J.H. Horseshoe-nail-Steel-headed Je. 28, 1870 104,785
Griffiths, R. and Shield, G. Horseshoes, Machine for forging Dec. 19, 1854 12,112
Bonnaffon, G.H. Hose, Manufacture of Sept. 3, 1867 68,344
Munden, I. Hubs for boxes, Machinery for preparing Dec. 11, 1849 6,941
Johnston, J.J. and Weaver, J.E. Hulling machine, Barley June 30, 1863 39,051
Brown, T. Hydrant June 23, 1868 79,200
Gilligan, E. Insect exterminator May 8, 1866 54,528
Johnston , J.J. Iron and steel manufacture of July 27, 1869 93,155
Johnston J.J. Iron, manufacture of Feb. 5, 1867 61,743
Copley,Jr.,J. Iron, Balanced heareup for rolling Sept. 24, 1867 69,077
Williams , J.D. Iron, manufacture of Aug. 8, 1865 49,331
Coyne, J. Iron pig-bloom, Apparatus for the manufacture of Aug. 31, 1869 94,286
Smith, W. Iron pipes, Machine for cleansing cast Je. 7, 1870 104,072
Wellman, H.B. Lamp Jan. 7, 1868 73,145
Pearson , R. Lamp-chimney cleaner July 25, 1871 117, 452
Lecky, R.H. Lathe-dog Je. 23, 1868 79,134
Smith, F. Lathe for turning ovals Feb. 27, 1866 52,900
Armstrong , A.D. Lead -drier Dec. 23, 1873 145,713
Legran, L. Leg, artificial Jan. 16, 1866 52,057
Legran, L. Leg, artificial Sept. 3, 1867 68,758
Henich, P. Life-boat Apr. 26, 1870 102,261
Windsor , G.W. Lifting-jack July 19, 1870 105,534
Johnston , J.J. Liquid-evaporator Nov. 14, 1865 50,935
McGonnigle, M. Lock Jan. 23, 1866 52,183
Olney, H.W., Logan, R.R. and Fisher, J.H. Lock-nut and tightener Sept. 22, 1868 82,473
Lecky, R.H. Locomotive smoke-stack, Exhaust device for July 13, 1869 92,617
Baumgart, C.A. Lubricator Oct. 12, 1869 95,635
Hewitt, J.W. and R. Lubricator May 11, 1869 89,865
Miller, D. Lunch-box Jan. 17, 1871 110,991
Thomas, L. and J. Match-machine Jan. 23, 1855 12,297
Roller, T. Mattress Mar. 18, 1873 127,030
Murphy, H.B. Meat-cutter Feb. 7, 1871 111,670
Griffiths, R. Nut-machine Mar. 18, 1856 14,452
Thomas, L. Nut-machine Aug. 11, 1863 39,504
Todd , W. Nut-Rubber jam Jan. 14, 1873 134,823
Thomas, L. Nuts, Manufacture of Apr. 12, 1864 42,320
Smith, J.H. Oil and burning-fluid by pneumatic pressure, Raising oil and cider press Dec. 10, 1867 72,101
Johnson, W. Oil paint Sept. 20, 1864 44,316
Lecky , R.H. Oil-tool jar May 30, 1865 47,961
Myers, J. Packing piston Oct. 24, 1865 50,661
Miller, D. Paint can Mar. 31, 1868 76,229
Gerdes , F.W. Paint, manufacture of Dec. 13, 1870 110,027
Pemberton, H. Paper, manufacture of July 19, 1870 105,594
Pemberton, H. Paper, manufacture of Oct. 11, 1870 108,177
Smith, J H. Petroleum, Transporting Dec. 10, 1867 72,102
Smith, F. Picture frames, machine for enamelling oval Aug. 2, 1864 43,715
Smith, W. Pipe-molding machine Nov. 3, 1868 83,668
Lecky , R.H. Pipe-wrench June 30, 1868 79,361
Lang Jr, G.P.. Pitchers, Top for molasses Mar. 25, 1873 137,139
Lang, G. P. and P. Lauster, P. Top for sirup Oct. 31, 1871 120,387
Davis, J. Planetarium Dec. 24, 1867 72,612
Butz, E.M. Planter, Corn Feb. 11, 1868 74,298
Davis, J. Planter, Corn Nov. 14, 1865 50,915
Charlton , J. Planter, seed May 4, 1858 20,143
Smith, G.K. and Strasser, J. Plow Jan. 21, 1868 73,550
Wright, A. Plow Jan. 21, 1868 73,685
Wright, A. Plow Dec. 7, 1869 97,746
Speer, W.W. Plow, Combined, subsoil, drill and side-hill Sept. 26, 1871 119,423
Crawford, B. Pressure Gauge Mar. 16, 1852 8,797
Reed, B. Propulsion, Wheel for marine Aug. 4, 1863 39,423
Swindell, W. Puddling and boiling furnace May 12, 1868 77,932
Swindell, W. Puddling, boiling and other furnaces, Stack for Aug. 23, 1870 106,636
Stevenson , W. Puddling furnace Jan. 21, 1868 73,665
Drum, S. Pulley, Sash May 21, 1867 64,957
Benson, S. Pump Dec. 29, 1868 85,279
Nicholson, J. Pump Jan. 22, 1867 61,447
Rogers, C. Pump Feb. 11, 1868 74,431
Davis, J.H. Pump, Deep-Well June 19, 1866 55,626
Park , R.W. Rafts, connection for barrel Feb. 23, 1864 41,717
Coleman, C. Rake-teeth-bending machine Feb. 8, 1870 99,638
Coleman, C. Rake-teeth-bending machine Mar. 29, 1870 101,230
Williamson, T.A. and Richardson, C.A. Rolling-pin Nov. 13, 1866 59,701
Johnson, J.J. Sad iron heater Oct. 1, 1867 69,347
Cridge, M. Sash and frame, Hot-bed Sept. 8, 1868 --------
McLean, W.S. Sash fastener, Window June 13, 1848 5,624
Watson, J.R. Sash-holder Jan. 21, 1873 135,184
Cameron, L. O. Sash lock and bolt Mar. 23, 1869 88,129
Purnell, C. Sash-strip fastener July 2, 1872 128,507
Kane, C. Sash-Window supporter Nov. 19, 1867 71,018
Morrison, L. and Harms, A.G. Saw mill, Muley May 4, 1869 89,681
Schauer, H. Saw set and punch Feb. 16, 1869 86,945
Morrison, L. and Harms, A.G. Saws, Hanging Apr. 5, 1870 101,492
Davis, J. Seeder, Broadcast Nov. 14, 1865 50,916
Turner, E.M. Sewing machines, Frame for holding work on Dec. 30, 1873 146,110
Calhoun, R. Shovel Nov. 28, 1871 121,331
Myers , H.M. Shovels, constructing Feb. 5, 1867 -----
Myers, H.M. Shovels, Manufacture of May 14, 1867 ---------
Myers, H.M. Shovels, Manufacture of Je. 9, 1868 ----------
Reid, J.M. Smelting, fusing and roasting furnace for ores Apr. 2, 1872 ---------
Johnston, J.J. Smoothing-iron Jan. 10, 1854 10,408
Johnston, J. Smoothing iron, Self-heating Jan. 10, 1854 10,409
Martin, W.W. Spike Jan. 28, 1868 73,908
Martin, W.W. Spike-machine Mar. 5, 1867 62,553
Thomas, L. Spike-machine Sept. 22, 1868 82,452
Wadsworth, O.A. Spike-making machine July 18, 1871 117,128
Thomas, L. Spike-painting Dec. 22, 1868 85,146
Kroeger, W. Spring July 7, 1868 79,578
Bohn, J.C. Spur Je. 27, 1871 116,404
Colwell, W.S. Stave-machine Oct. 27, 1868 83,466
Crawford, B. Steam-boiler furnace Jan. 29, 1859 7,051
Lawson, J. Steam-cylinder Jan. 19, 1869 85,940
Champlin, W.C. Steam engine Aug. 10, 1869 93,414
Wright, O. W. Steam engine May 23, 1871 115,145
Gallagher, C.B. Steam engine, Semi-rotative May 12, 1857 17,271
Crawford, B. Steam-generator May 25, 1869 90,506
Rogers, C. Steam-water elevator Je. 21, 1870 104,650
Crea, J. Stove, heating Je. 27, 1870 104,274
DeHaven, I. Stove, heating Nov. 22, 1870 109,396
Davis , J. Telluriun Oct. 27, 1868 83,474
Hill, J.B. Sugar-draining apparatus Dec. 10, 1867 71,876
Johnston, J.J. Tanning Dec. 18, 1866 60,524
Gillett, W. Telegraph-apparatus Oct. 24, 1871 --------
DeHaven, I. Kettle lid Feb. 4, 1868 74,057
Andriessen, F. Truck, Regulator Car Jan. 28, 1862 34,234
Davis, J.H. Valve for steam and other engines, Stop Dec. 29, 1868 85,288
Sprague, E. Valve gear, Steam-engine Je. 19, 1866 55,731
Dodds, G. and E. Valve gear, Variable Dec. 6, 1864 45,322
Cavett, W.H. Valve, Steam-engine slide Je. 1, 1869 90,635
Lawson, J. Valve, Steam engine slide Dec. 22, 1868 85,105
Smith, Jr., J. Valve, Steam engine slide Mar. 5, 1872 124,392
Snyder, A. Valve, stop Sept. 19, 1871 119,657
Coleman, T.F. Vehicle axle Oct. 7, 1873 143,435
Knoch, W. Vehicle axle Feb. 11, 1868 74,382
McCleary, D. Wash-boiler May 2, 1871 114,457
Neilson, A. Washing-machine Nov. 12, 186 70,882
Crawford, B. Water-gauge for boilers Mar. 9, 1852 8,787
Lecky, R.H. Wells, machine for drilling oil Sept. 24, 1864 33,351
Randol, A. White-lead can May 14, 1867 64,705

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