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Erastus Brigham Bigelow

Erastus Brigham Bigelow, American inventor, economist. member committee founding Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1861.

Background

  • Bigelow, Erastus Brigham was born on April 2, 1814 in West Boylston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ephraim and Mary (Brigham) Bigelow.

  • Works

    • Author: The Tariff Question Considered in Regard to the Policy of England and the Interests of the United States, 1862. The Tariff Policy of England and the United States Contrasted, 1872.

    Membership

    Member committee founding Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1861.

    Connections

    • Married Susan King; married second, Eliza Means.
    • father: Ephraim Bigelow
    • mother: Mary (Brigham) Bigelow
    • spouses: Susan King
    • Eliza Means
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    Died December 6, 1879
    (aged 65)
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