Definition of Francis Edgar Stanley
1. Noun. United States inventor who built a steam-powered automobile (1849-1918).
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1. Biographical History of Massachusetts: Biographies and Autobiographies of ...by Samuel Atkins Eliot by Samuel Atkins Eliot (1916)
"... Francis Edgar Stanley A LIFE faithful to duty crowned with success is that of Francis Edgar Stanley, President of the Stanley Automobile Company of ..."
2. Representative Women of New England by Julia Ward Howe, Mary Elvira Elliott (1904)
"On New Year's Day, 1870, she was married to Francis Edgar Stanley, and went to Auburn, Me., to reside. Mr. Stanley, who is an inventor, has been for the ..."