Mary Edison & Thomas A. Edison

1871 - 1884
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Mary Edison and Thomas A. Edison were married for 12 years before Mary Edison died, leaving behind her partner and 3 children.

They had 3 children, Marion Estelle (150), Thomas Alva Jr (147) and William Leslie (144).

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American Spouse Mary Edison was born on 9th September, 1855 in Newark, NJ,USA and passed away on 9th Aug 1884 aged 28. She is most remembered for first wife of Thomas Edison. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

American Inventor Thomas A. Edison was born Thomas Alva Edison on 11th February, 1847 in Milan, Ohio, USA and passed away on 18th Oct 1931 West Orange, New Jersey, USA aged 84. He is most remembered for Invented the phonograph, the incandescent electric lightbulb, the alkaline storage battery among other things. He held more than 900 patents and laid the foundation for the modern electric age.. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

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Relationship Statistics

StatusDurationLength
Dating1871 - 25th Dec 1871 11 months, 28 days
Married25th Dec 1871 - Aug 1884 12 years, 7 months
Total 1871 - Aug 1884 13 years, 7 months


On December 25, 1871, Edison married 16-year-old Mary Stilwell (1855–1884), whom he had met two months earlier; she was an employee at one of his shops. They had three children:
Marion Estelle Edison (1873–1965), nicknamed "Dot"[21]
Thomas Alva Edison, Jr. (1876–1935), nicknamed "Dash"[22]
William Leslie Edison (1878–1937) Inventor, graduate of the Sheffield Scientific School at Yale, 1900.[23]
Mary Edison died at age 29 on August 9, 1884, of unknown causes: possibly from a brain tumor[24] or a morphine overdose. Doctors frequently prescribed morphine to women in those years to treat a variety of causes, and researchers believe that some of her symptoms sounded as if they were associated with morphine poisoning

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Relationship Timeline

August, 1884 - Breakup

3rd October, 1878 - Child

10th January, 1876 - Child

18th February, 1872 - Child

25th December, 1871 - Marriage

1871 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Name
Mary Edison
Thomas A. Edison
Mary Edison
Thomas A. Edison
Age (at start of relationship)
15
23
Zodiac
Virgo
Aquarius
Occupation
Spouse
Inventor
Hair Color
Brown - Dark
Grey
Nationality
American
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
Marion EstelleFemale18th February, 1872150 years old
Thomas Alva JrMale10th January, 1876147 years old
William LeslieMale3rd October, 1878144 years old

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