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Birth: 8 June 1780 Death: 4 July 1846

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Birth: 8 June 1780
Death: 4 July 1846

Robert McCormick


        Inventor of the Horse-Drawn Reaper,

 

       [Pennsylvania Genealogies, by William Henry Egle published in 1896:] 

 

       Robert McCormick (June 8, 1780 - July 4, 1846) was an American inventor, who invented numerous devices including a version of the reaper which his eldest son Cyrus would patent in 1834.

       McCormick was born on the family estate ...

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